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Career History
(work in progress)
LEONATUS
(b.c. 1880, Longfellow -- Semper Felix x Phaeton (GB))
Classic participant in: 1883

Notes: Won 10 races in a row then bowed a tendon and was retired to stud in Paris KY. Died of colic in June 1898.

IMPORTANT VICTORIES & PLACINGS: (work in progress)

Finish Race Name
CHAMPION 3YO COLT
1stKENTUCKY DERBY
1stLatonia Derby
1stIllinois Derby
1stGreen S.
1stDearborn S.
1stHimyar S.
1stRipple S.
1stHindoo S.
1stWoodburn S.
1stTobacco S.
1stBlue Ribbon S.
2ndMaiden S.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING: (work in progress)

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
ANNA MAYESb.f., 1891 LEONATUS -- Prairie Queen (GB) x Lecturer (GB)San Francisco Two-Year-Old S.
BERCLAIRb.c., 1893 LEONATUS -- Mary C. x Billet (GB)Sherlock S., Tennessee Derby
HAPHAZARDb.c., 1894 LEONATUS -- Nettie Howell x Billet (GB)Petrel S.
KENTUCKY FARMER
(See 1900)
b.c., 1897 LEONATUS -- Plantress x FloodClassic participant
LAKE BREEZEb.f., 1889 LEONATUS -- Eva S. x Billet (GB)Latonia Oaks
LEO LAKEb.g., 1892 LEONATUS -- Lady of the Lake x Hyder AliProduce S., Sensation S.
LEONAWELLb.c., 1889 LEONATUS -- Nettie Howell x Billet (GB)Dolphin S., Fulton H., Harvest H., Sheepshead S.
LIBERTINEb.c., 1891 LEONATUS -- Falaise x King AlfonsoBankers and Brokers S., Meramec S., Inaugural S., General Arthur S.
PEARL N.b.f., 1890 LEONATUS -- Hindoo mare x HINDOOIowa Derby
PERSONNEb.g., 1893 LEONATUS -- Countess Gisela x TrumpingtonFlood H.
PINK COATb.c., 1895 LEONATUS -- Alice Brand x HINDOOHarold S.
REXb.c., 1889 LEONATUS -- Effie C. x Buckden (GB)Foxhall S., Oceanview H.
TILLOb.c., 1894 LEONATUS -- Puritan Lass x SPENDTHRIFTOceanview H., Decoration H., Ripple S., Brooklyn Jockey Club H.
WARSAWb.c., 1890 LEONATUS -- Warwicka x WARWICKSpring Turf Selling S.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING OF HIS DAUGHTERS: (work in progress)

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
AIMEEch.f., 1894 SIR DIXON -- Amy Davenport x LEONATUSMaiden S.
ANY PORTb.c., 1908 Star Shoot -- Amy Davenport x LEONATUSChurchill Downs H.
DARE IIch.c., 1894 Oddfellow (GB) -- Sister I to Pendleton x LEONATUSKentucky Central S.
EMSHEEb.c., 1899 FONSO -- Amelia P. x LEONATUSNew Orleans Railway Co. S.
FOUNTAINEBLEUch.c., 1896 ODD FELLOW -- Unnamed x LEONATUSClassic participant
HIGH CHANCELLORb.c., 1900 Oddfellow (GB) -- Leonatus mare x LEONATUSColumbia H.
JAMES REDDICK
(See 1906)
b.c., 1903 Lamplighter -- Amelia P. x LEONATUSAlbany H.
PARISb.c., 1901 The Commoner -- Winsome III x LEONATUSCincinnati Trophy
POTENTATE
(See 1894)
b.c., 1891 Hayden Edwards -- Amelia P. x LEONATUSClifton S.
SOUTH BREEZEb.f., 1898 SIR DIXON -- Lake Breeze x LEONATUSGoodwood Selling S.


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