Levi Deforrest Ary

1860–1922 (Age 62)
North Buena Vista, Clayton, Iowa, United States

The Life of Levi Deforrest

When Levi Deforrest Ary was born on 12 February 1860, in North Buena Vista, Clayton, Iowa, United States, his father, William Ary, was 46 and his mother, Charlotte Wood, was 41. He married Grace Belle Johnson on 27 July 1892, in Clayton, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Waterloo, Grant, Wisconsin, United States for about 20 years and Guttenberg, Clayton, Iowa, United States in 1910. He died on 29 March 1922, in Allamakee, Iowa, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Guttenberg, Clayton, Iowa, United States.

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Levi Deforrest Ary
Grace Belle Johnson
Marriage: 27 July 1892
Lester Clyde Ary
Cora Ary
Marion Ary
Alice Bessie Ary
Harold William Ary
Lee D Ary

Spouse & Children

27 July 1892
Clayton, Iowa, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

Age 7

A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 21

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized spelling of French Hary .2 English: variant spelling of Airey .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ivan Ary, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Forest Erie in household of William Erie, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Forest Ary in household of Charlatte Ary, "United States Census, 1880"

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