Levi Carroll Pitner

24 January 1824–6 March 1911 (Age 87)
Lebanon, Wilson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Levi Carroll

When Levi Carroll Pitner was born on 24 January 1824, in Lebanon, Wilson, Tennessee, United States, his father, Michael Pitner, was 47 and his mother, Catherine Ruble, was 45. He married Arminda Francis Cartwright on 30 August 1848, in Sangamon, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Illinois, United States in 1870 and Evanston Township, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1900. He died on 6 March 1911, in Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Rosehill Cemetery and Mausoleum, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Levi Carroll Pitner
Arminda Francis Cartwright
Marriage: 30 August 1848
Levi John Pitner

Spouse and Children

30 August 1848
Sangamon, Illinois, United States


    Levi John Pitner


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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1833 · The Town of Chicago is Founded

Age 9

Chicago became an incorporated town after the Potawatomi Native Americans and the United States Government signed the Treaty of Chicago. The name comes from the indigenous word shikaakwa meaning onion, or something similar, because of the wild garlic that grew abundantly in the area.
1848 · Chicago Board of Trade

Age 24

Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and is open 22 hours per day . 

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Pittner .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Levi C Pitner, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Levi Carroll Pitner, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Levi C Pitner, "United States Census, 1900"

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