Levi Johnson Seabolt

18 June 1831–11 December 1902 (Age 71)
Smyth, Virginia, United States

The Life of Levi Johnson

When Levi Johnson Seabolt was born on 18 June 1831, in Smyth, Virginia, United States, his father, Jacob Seabolt, was 26 and his mother, Mary Patrick, was 22. He married Sarah Susan Atwell in 1850, in Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in West Virginia, United States in 1870 and Kentucky District, Nicholas, West Virginia, United States in 1880. He died on 11 December 1902, in Nicholas, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Fenwick, Nicholas, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi Johnson Seabolt
1831–1902
Sarah Susan Atwell
1831–1892
Marriage: 1850
William M. Seabolt
1855–1923
Eli Jacob Seabolt
1855–
Alefair Seabolt
1866–
Jacob Eli Seabolt
1856–1924
James Leonard Seabolt
1858–1931
Nancy Jane Seabolt
1860–1962
Robert Preston Seabolt
1861–1941
Virginia Susan Seabolt
1865–1950
Sarah E Seabolt
1866–1879
Lewis Seabolt
1867–1940
Henry Franklin Seabolt
1868–1948
Thomas H. Seabolt
1869–
Mary Elizabeth Seabolt
1870–1915

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1850
Virginia, United States
children

(13)

    William M. Seabolt

    Male1855–1923Male

    Eli Jacob Seabolt

    Male1855–Male

    Male1856–1924Male

    James Leonard Seabolt

    Male1858–1931Male

    Nancy Jane Seabolt

    Female1860–1962Female

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1804–1883Male

    Mary Patrick

    Female1809–1875Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1832 · The Black Hawk War

Age 1

Convinced that a group of Native American tribes were hostile, The United States formed a frontier militia to stop them in their tracks. Even though Black Hawk was hoping to avoid bloodshed while trying to resettle on tribal land, U.S. officials opened fire on the Native Americans. Black Hawk then responded to this confrontation by successfully attacking the militia at the Battle of Stillman's Run and then left northward. After a few months the militia caught up with Black Hawk and his men and defeated them at the Battle of Wisconsin Heights. While being weakened by hunger, injuries and desertion, Black Hawk and the rest of the many native survivors retreated towards the Mississippi. Unfortunately, Black Hawk and other leaders were later captured when they surrendered to the US forces and were then imprisoned for a year.
1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 13

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.
1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 30

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Se(e)bold(t) or Siebold( see Sebald ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Levi J Seabolt in household of Jacob Seabolt, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Levi J Seabolt, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Levi J Seabolt, "United States Census, 1880"

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