Levi T. Oglesby

25 December 1818–1903 (Age 84)
Carteret, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Levi T.

When Levi T. Oglesby was born on 25 December 1818, in Carteret, North Carolina, United States, his father, Levi Oglesby, was 36 and his mother, Ann Tolson, was 31. He married Susan Elizabeth Read Bell on 6 December 1849, in Carteret, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Morehead Township, Carteret, North Carolina, United States in 1870 and Morehead City, Carteret, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. He died in 1903, at the age of 85, and was buried in Newport, Carteret, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi T. Oglesby
1818–1903
Susan Elizabeth Read Bell
1820–1908
Marriage: 6 December 1849
Abigail Oglesby
1850–1924
Allen Ervin Oglesby
1853–1915
Ann Caroline Oglesby
1853–1873
David Bell Oglesby
1856–1945
Susan Midar Oglesby
1859–1946
Edgar Oglesby
1862–1862
Mary Lee Oglesby
1864–1947

Spouse and Children

    Male1818–1903Male

    Susan Elizabeth Read Bell

    Female1820–1908Female

MARRIAGE
6 December 1849
Carteret, North Carolina, United States
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1782–1863Male

    Ann Tolson

    Female1787–1827Female

siblings

(7)

    Nathan Oglesby

    Male1809–Male

    Female1811–1874Female

    Pamelia "Millie" Oglesby

    Female1813–1887Female

    Ann E. Oglesby

    Female1815–Female

    Male1818–1903Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 1

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 12

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.
1846

Age 28

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name, perhaps from Ugglebarnby (recorded in 1314 as Oggelberdesby) in North Yorkshire, named from an unattested Old Norse personal name Uglubárthr + býr ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Levi T Oglesby, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Levi T Oglesby, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Levi T Oglesby, "United States Census, 1900"

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