Levi Nile

1 March 1825–10 November 1909 (Age 84)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Levi

When Levi Nile was born on 1 March 1825, in Ohio, United States, his father, John Nile, was 42 and his mother, Jane Starkey, was 27. He married Jane Edna Russell on 30 August 1849, in Columbiana, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Brush Creek Township, Jefferson, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. He died on 10 November 1909, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Brush Creek Cemetery, Monroeville, Jefferson, Ohio, United States.

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Levi Nile
Jane Edna Russell
Marriage: 30 August 1849
James R Nile
Martha M Nile
Isabella Nile
Dora Alice Nile
John M Nile
Joseph Louis Nile

Spouse and Children


    Jane Edna Russell


30 August 1849
Columbiana, Ohio, United States


    James R Nile


    Martha M Nile


    Isabella Nile



    John M Nile


+1 More Child

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 11

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 35

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Neil .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Levie Niles, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Levi Nile, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Levi Niles, "United States Census, 1860"

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