Levin Milby

24 November 1772–1810 (Age 37)
Lewes, Sussex, Delaware, United States

The Life of Levin

When Levin Milby was born on 24 November 1772, in Lewes, Sussex, Delaware, United States, his father, Levin Milby, was 30 and his mother, Nancy Ann Hazzard, was 26. He married Margaret Prettyman on 29 October 1801, in Lewes, Sussex, Delaware, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1810, in Indian River Hundred, Sussex, Delaware, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in Indian River Hundred, Sussex, Delaware, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levin Milby
1772–1810
Margaret Prettyman
1781–1867
Marriage: 29 October 1801
Zadoc or Zeadox Milby
1802–1863
Nathaniel Milby
1804–1873
Ann H Milby
1805–
William Prettyman Milby
1807–1886
Benjamin Lewis Milby
1809–1846

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 October 1801
Lewes, Sussex, Delaware, United States
children

(5)

    Zadoc or Zeadox Milby

    Male1802–1863Male

    Nathaniel Milby

    Male1804–1873Male

    Ann H Milby

    Female1805–Female

    William Prettyman Milby

    Male1807–1886Male

    Benjamin Lewis Milby

    Male1809–1846Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 4

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1777 · Battle of Cooch's Bridge

Age 5

The Battle of Cooch's Bridge took place on September 3, 1777. It was a battle between the Continental Army, American militia and German soldiers fighting with Britain. On the US side, twenty were killed and twenty were wounded. For Britain, three to thirty were killed and twenty to thirty were wounded. The battle was a British victory when they pushed the Americans back across the bridge.
1783 · A Free America

Age 11

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Milby in North Yorkshire, named in Old Norse as ‘Mildi's homestead’, from the personal name Mildi + býr ‘homestead’, ‘village’ (Old Danish by).

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

Sources (3)

  • Levin Milby, "Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995"
  • Levan Milby, "Delaware, Church Records, 1707-1939"
  • Levan Milby, "Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995"

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