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
1790–1875
Elizabeth Bucher
1790–1874
Marriage: 10 January 1813
Louisa Gilham
1815–1900
Homer Gilham
about 1818–
William P. Gilham
1817–1838
Mary Ann Gilham
1819–1904
Elizabeth Gillam
1822–1877
David B. Gilham
1823–1844
Martha Jane Gilham
1828–1867
James Gilham
1829–1888
Henry Alfred Gilham
1832–1919
Lucina M. Gilham
1835–1911
Rosina Gilham
1841–

Sources (7)

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

World Events (8)

1791

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

1808

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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