Levi Newton Stone

Brief Life History of Levi Newton

When Levi Newton Stone was born on 2 December 1804, in Boyle, Kentucky, United States, his father, John Thomas Stone, was 25 and his mother, Sarah Gaines, was 22. He married Alpha Yager on 13 November 1828. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870. He died on 12 January 1877, in Lincoln, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Lincoln, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi Newton Stone
1804–1877
Alpha Yager
1812–1890
Marriage: 13 November 1828
Nancy Smith Stone
1830–1834
John Church Stone
1832–1834
Sara Ann Stone
1835–1915
Nancy Stone
1837–
Wesley Thomas Stone
1837–1908
James Stone
1839–
Susan Frances Stone
1842–1888
Lucinda Gaar Stone
1845–1846
Frederic Fielding Stone
1847–1929
Elizabeth Jane "Betsy" Stone
1850–
Levi Harvey Stone
1853–1938

Sources (9)

  • Levi Stone, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Levi N Stone, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Levi Newton Stone, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1808

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.

1825 · The Crimes Act

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English ston(e) ‘stone, rock’ (Old English stān). The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived on stony ground, by a notable outcrop of rock, or by a stone boundary-marker or monument, or habitational, from a place called Stone, such as those in Buckinghamshire, Devon, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Kent, Somerset, Staffordshire, and Worcestershire.

Irish (Kilkenny): adopted for Irish Ó Clochartaigh (see Clougherty ) and/or Ó Clochasaigh (see Clohessy ), and possibly several other names containing or thought to contain the element cloch ‘stone’.

Americanized form (translation into English) of various surnames in other languages, meaning ‘stone’, including Jewish Stein , Norwegian Steine, French Lapierre .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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