Levi Roath

Male26 May 1773–26 February 1851

Brief Life History of Levi

When Levi Roath was born on 26 May 1773, in Preston, New London, Connecticut, United States, his father, Samuel Roath, was 50 and his mother, Martha Spicer, was 37. He had at least 6 sons and 4 daughters with Jemima Phelps. He died on 26 February 1851, in Montville, Geauga, Ohio, United States, at the age of 77.

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Levi Roath
Jemima Phelps
Betsey Roath
Rufus M Roath
Mary Elisabeth Roath
Isaac Roath
Samuel Roath
John Roath
Levi J " Lewis" Roath
James Roath
Sally Roath
Harriet Roath

Sources (6)

  • Levi Routh, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Levi Roath - Published information: Handwritten information: birth: 26 May 1773; Preston, New London, Connecticut, United States
  • Levi Roath, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 8

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 21

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

Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German Roth .

English (Warwickshire): nickname from Middle English wrothe ‘angry, fierce, bold’ (Old English wrāth).

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

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