Levi Whitcomb

21 October 1739–1770 (Age 30)
Lancaster, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Levi

When Levi Whitcomb was born on 21 October 1739, in Lancaster, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, David Whitcomb, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth “Betty” White, was 23. He married Sarah Gates on 13 March 1761, in Bolton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died in 1770, in Bolton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 31.

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Levi Whitcomb
Sarah Gates
Marriage: 13 March 1761
Rev. Elihu Whitcomb
Nathaniel Whitcomb
David Whitcomb
Sarah Whitcomb
Sarah Brooks
Calvin Whitcomb
Eunice Whitcomb

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 March 1761Bolton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
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    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of various places called Whitcombe or Witcombe. Whitcombe in Dorset and Witcombe in Gloucestershire are named with Old English wīd ‘wide’ + cumb ‘valley’; Whitcombe, Isle of Wight, may have the same etymology or alternatively the first element may be Old English hwīt ‘white’. Witcombe in Somerset is named with Old English wīthig ‘willow’ + cumb, and the placename Whitcombe in Devon is from Old English hwǣte ‘wheat’ + cumb. The surname may also derive from a lost place in Sussex.

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Ollever Whitcomb in entry for Abraham Whitcomb, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
    • Levi Whitcomb, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
    • Levi Whitcomb, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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