Levi Carr Gilham

Brief Life History of Levi Carr

When Levi Carr Gilham was born in 1790, in Virginia, United States, his father, Peter Gilham, was 29 and his mother, Sarah Carr, was 44. He married Elizabeth Bucher on 10 January 1813, in Shenandoah, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Harrison Township, Harrison, Indiana, United States for about 20 years. He died on 28 January 1875, in Corydon, Harrison Township, Harrison, Indiana, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Shiloh Cemetery, Corydon, Harrison Township, Harrison, Indiana, United States.

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Levi Carr Gilham
Elizabeth Bucher
Marriage: 10 January 1813
Louisa Gilham
Homer Gilham
about 1818–
William P. Gilham
Mary Ann Gilham
Elizabeth Gillam
David B. Gilham
Martha Jane Gilham
James Gilham
Henry Alfred Gilham
Lucina M. Gilham
Rosina Gilham

Sources (7)

  • Levi Gilham, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Levy Kerr Gilham, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Levi Carr Gilham, "Find A Grave Index"

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Historical Information: 1808: Clark, Indiana Territory, United States 1808: Harrison, Indiana Territory, United States 1816: Harrison, Indiana, United States

1819 · Panic! of 1819

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

English (southeastern): variant of Gilliam .

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

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