Abraham Israel Levi

19 February 1821–31 May 1895 (Age 74)
Neustadt, Russia

The Life Summary of Abraham Israel

Abraham Israel Levi was born on 19 February 1821, in Neustadt, Russia as the son of Israel Levi and Joholee. He married Mary Wardrop in 1853, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1853 and lived in Stapleton Township, Chickasaw, Iowa, United States in 1860. He died on 31 May 1895, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Israel Levi
Mary Wardrop
Marriage: 1853
Abraham Levi Fotheringham

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1853Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 4
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 9
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    Age 25
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Amnon, Meir, Moshe, Arie, Avi, Dror, Haim, Yehuda, Doron, Dov, Haskel, Ilan.Jewish (Sephardic and Ashkenazic): variant of Levy .Italian: possibly also from the Biblical personal name Levi, from a Hebrew word meaning ‘joining’ (see Levy ).

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

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    Sources (16)

    • Adolph Raison in household of Albert Dravelon, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Abraham Levy, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Abraham Levy, "Find A Grave Index"

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