When Levi Welton was born on 19 March 1805, in Chautauqua, New York, United States, his father, Welton, was 26 and his mother, unknown, was 25. He married Elizabeth Gould on 10 January 1832, in Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Northumberland, Ontario, Canada in 1851. He died on 15 June 1889, in Cramahe, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 84, and was buried in Castleton, Cramahe, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada.
English: habitational name from any of various places called Welton, for example in Cumbria, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, and East Yorkshire, from Old English well(a) ‘spring, stream’ + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’.