Levi Norcross

1778–1831 (Age 53)
Templeton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Levi

When Levi Norcross was born on 28 June 1778, in Templeton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Deacon Daniel R Norcross, was 33 and his mother, Thankful Sawyer (Twin), was 30. He married Ruth Fletcher on 19 May 1801. They were the parents of at least 6 sons. He died on 26 October 1831, in Templeton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Templeton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi Norcross
1778–1831
Ruth Fletcher
1777–1822
Marriage: 19 May 1801
Levi Norcross
1802–
William Norcross
1807–1887
Ora B Norcross
1811–1849
Ora Butler Norcross
1811–1849
Asaph Norcross
1814–1894
Austin Norcross
1816–1882

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
19 May 1801
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 3

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1783 · A Free America

Age 5

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 16

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a minor place near Blackpool, so named from Old English norð ‘north’ + cros ‘cross’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Levi Norcross, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Levi Norcross, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Levi Norcross, "United States Census, 1810"

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