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Christopher B. Leavel

Christopher B. Leavel was born in Newmarket, Platte County, Missouri, March 18, 1871.  His boyhood was spent in Platte County, his early education being secured in the public schools of Newmarket, with a later course in the Daughters' College in Platte City, from which he graduated in 1888.

     Deciding upon dentistry as a profession, he came to Kansas City, and entered the Western Dental College, taking the degree in 1892.  He located here, and has risen to a position of enviable prominence in his profession.

     In addition to his practice, Mr. Leavel is a secretary of the Leavenworth Construction Company, and also secretary of the Winner Real Estate Company.

     A life-long Democrat, Dr. Leavel has identified himself prominently with the local organization, and in 1901 served as a member of the County Central Committee.

     Dr. Leavel was married June 26, 1895, to Miss Ida Winner, daughter of Willard E. Winner, and they have two children, a girl and a boy.
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