Levi Lathrop

1819–27 March 1873 (Age 54)
Hartford, Windsor, Vermont, United States

The Life of Levi

When Levi Lathrop was born in 1819, in Hartford, Windsor, Vermont, United States, his father, Russell John Lathrop, was 26 and his mother, Cynthia Powell, was 26. He married Louisa M. Draper. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Pleasant Township, Johnson, Indiana, United States in 1850 and Petty Township, Lawrence, Illinois, United States in 1860. He died on 27 March 1873, in Lawrence Township, Lawrence, Illinois, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Sumner, Lawrence, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi Lathrop
1819–1873
Louisa M. Draper
1825–1867
Marriage:
Thomas Russell Lathrop
1843–1893
Catherine Lathrop
1849–
Ezra A Patrick Lathrop
1846–1897
Elizabeth Lathrop
1848–1889
Nancy Lathrop
1848–
Charlotte Lathrop
1851–1899
Francis Marion Lathrop
1854–1926
Emma Lathrop
1856–
Joel Lathrop
1859–1958
George Ellsworth Lathrop
1861–1923
Grant Lathrop
1862–1882

Spouse and Children

    Male1819–1873Male

    Louisa M. Draper

    Female1825–1867Female

MARRIAGE
Decatur
children

(11)

    Thomas Russell Lathrop

    Male1843–1893Male

    Ezra A Patrick Lathrop

    Male1846–1897Male

    Elizabeth Lathrop

    Female1848–1889Female

    Nancy Lathrop

    Female1848–Female

    Catherine Lathrop

    Female1849–Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 0

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. 
1819 · State Capital moves to Vandalia

Age 0

Vandalia was founded in 1819 as a new capital because Kaskaskia was under the threat of floods. The history of the name Vandalia is uncertain. Under the law which Vandalia was founded states that the title of capital would not be moved from there for twenty years. Even though it was the capital it was never the most populous area in Illinois.
1834 · Vermont Anti-Slavery Society is Formed

Age 15

The Anti-Slavery Society of Vermont was established in 1834. 100 people from different towns were at the first meeting, with the intent to abolish slavery. 

Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Lothrop . Alternatively, it may be a habitational name from Layerthorpe in York, which is named from Old Norse leirr ‘clay’ or leira ‘clayey place’ + þorp ‘outlying farmstead’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Levi Lathrop, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Levi Lathrop, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Levi Lathrope, "United States Census, 1850"

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