Levi Pruitt

1864–Male
Cleburne, Alabama, United States

The Life of Levi

When Levi Pruitt was born in 1864, in Cleburne, Alabama, United States, his father, Pvt Francis Marion Pruitt, was 28 and his mother, Caroline Burgess, was 24.

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Family Time Line

Pvt Francis Marion Pruitt
1836–1927
Caroline Burgess
1840–
Martha Pruitt
1860–
Lilly Ann Pruett
1861–
William Jasper Pruitt
1864–1940
Levi Pruitt
1864–
John Pruitt
1865–
Joshua Franklin Pruett
1867–1942
Barzilla Jane Pruett
1867–1950
Mary E. Pruett
1872–1966
Margaret V Pruitt
1876–
Essie Leona Pruett
1883–1941

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World Events (3)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1865 · Alabama Ratifies the 13th Amendment

Age 1

Alabama ratified the 13th Amendment on December 2, 1865. The Thirteenth Amendment officially became part of the Constitution on December 6, 1865. Roughly 440,000 Alabamians born into slavery were freed and made citizens. However, loopholes in the law made this a slow process.

Name Meaning

French and English: nickname from a pet form of Old French proux ‘valiant’, ‘brave’, or ‘wise’ ( see Proulx , Prue ).

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

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