Levi Sawyer

20 February 1765–April 1861 (Age 96)
Templeton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Levi

When Levi Sawyer was born on 20 February 1765, in Templeton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Sylvanus Sawyer, was 30 and his mother, Susannah Geary, was 30. He lived in Solon, Somerset, Maine, United States in 1850 and Madison, Somerset, Maine, United States in 1860. He died in April 1861, at the age of 96.

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Family Time Line

Sylvanus Sawyer
1734–1796
Susannah Geary
1734–
John Sawyer
1758–1776
Luke Sawyer
1760–1841
Eizabeth "Betsey" Sawyer
1763–1836
Levi Sawyer
1765–1861
Olive Sawyer
1766–1857
Sylvanus Sawyer
1768–1847
Joseph Sawyer
1770–1775
Ephraim Sawyer
1772–1848
Lucy Sawyer
1777–1777
Jonas Sawyer
1783–1856

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World Events (8)

1773

Age 8

Historical Boundaries: 1773: Lincoln, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America 1776: Lincoln, Massachusetts, United States 1799: Kennebec, Massachusetts, United States 1809: Somerset, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Somerset, Maine, United States
1776

Age 11

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1791

Age 26

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for someone who earned his living by sawing wood, Middle English saghier, an agent derivative of sagh(en) ‘to saw’.2 Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish surname or a translation of Seger .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Levi Sawyer in household of Heman Moore, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Levi Sawyer in household of Heman Moore, "United States Census, 1850"

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