Orpen Levalley

10 March 1808–September 1822 (Age 14)
United States

The Life of Orpen

When Orpen Levalley was born on 10 March 1808, in United States, his father, George B. LeValley, was 38 and his mother, Jane Kellogg, was 31. He died in September 1822, at the age of 14.

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George B. LeValley
Jane Kellogg
Hiram Levalley
Ruple Levalley
Jeremiah Levalley
Randal Levalley
Moreau Levalley
Orpen Levalley
Lucy Emily Levalley
Harvey LeValley
Lewis Levalley
George W. Le Valley

Parents and Siblings

    George B. LeValley


    Jane Kellogg




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World Events (3)


Age 4

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · War of 1812

Age 4

Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 11

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. 

Name Meaning

Part translation of French Lavallée ( see Lavallee ).

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

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