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Levi Cheney

Levi Cheney

Male 1756 - 1847  (90 years)

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  • Name Levi Cheney 
    Born 23 Nov 1756  Mendon, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 13, 16, 19
    Christened 2 Jan 1757  Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 19
    Land/House 1777 (Age 21)  North Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [20
    Military 1777 (Age 21)  [20
    Offices Held From 1788 to 1800 (Age 32)  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [20
    Offices Held 26 Dec 1788 (Age 32)  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [20
    Census 1790 (Age 34)  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1800 (Age 44)  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1810 (Age 54)  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Offices Held 1816 (Age 60)  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    Census 1820 (Age 64)  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1830 (Age 74)  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 18 Apr 1847  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13, 14, 15, 19
    Buried —  North Orange Cemetery, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 13, 14
    Siblings 9 Siblings 
    Person ID I136  | Roy Line
    Last Modified 21 Jul 2021 

    Father William Cheney,   b. 7 Feb 1703/04, Mendon, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1756, Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Joanna Thayer,   b. 18 Aug 1706, Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 20 May 1726  Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age at Marriage He was 22 years - She was 19 years  
    Family ID F166  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary "Molly"Hill,   c. 18 Jan 1756, Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1819, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Marriage Intent 4 Jun 1772  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Married After 4 Jun 1772  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 17, 19
    Age at Marriage He was 15 years - She was 16 years  
    Children 7 children 
    Last Modified 21 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F169  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah Ballou,   b. About 1780, Richmond, Cheshire County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1862, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Married 20 Jan 1820  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 18, 19
    Age at Marriage He was 63 years - She was 40 years  
    Children 2 children 
    Last Modified 21 Jul 2021 
    Family ID F170  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Birth: Ballou (1882) give his birth as in 1850. [10]
    • Death: Ballou (1882) gives his death as 1846. Pope (1897) gives his death as 11 April 1847. [10, 19]

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Nov 1756 - Mendon, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 2 Jan 1757 - Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage Intent - 4 Jun 1772 - Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - After 4 Jun 1772 - Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand/House - 1777 - North Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Esther Cheney - 2 Oct 1779 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Mary "Polly" Cheney - 29 Jul 1784 - Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Levi Cheney - 29 Apr 1787 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - From 1788 to 1800 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 26 Dec 1788 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Peter Cheney - 5 Sep 1789 - Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1790 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Stephen Cheney - 30 Jan 1795 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Lois Cheney - 30 Jan 1795 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Alexander Cheney - 17 Aug 1797 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1800 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1810 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 1816 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1820 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Jan 1820 - Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Asula Parkhurst Cheney - 11 Jan 1821 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Presson Cheney - 7 Jul 1823 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1830 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Apr 1847 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - — - North Orange Cemetery, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S783] 1790 U.S. Federal Census , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010), Year: 1790; Census Place: Orange, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Series: M637; Roll: 4; Page: 447; Image: 490; Family History Library Film: 0568144.

    2. [S782] 1800 U.S. Federal Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010), Year: 1800; Census Place: Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Series: M32; Roll: 18; Page: 87; Image: 97; Family History Library Film: 205616.

    3. [S507] 1810 U.S. Federal Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010), Year: 1810; Census Place: Orange, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: 19; Page: 223; Image: 00235; Family History Library Film: 0205627.

    4. [S515] 1820 U.S. Federal Census , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010), 1820 U S Census; Census Place: Orange, Franklin, Massachusetts; Page: 83; NARA Roll: M33_50; Image: 92.

    5. [S505] 1830 U.S. Federal Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010), Year: 1830; Census Place: Orange, Franklin, Massachusetts; Series: M19; Roll: 62; Page: 131; Family History Library Film: 0337920.

    6. [S2093] Abstract of Graves of Revolutionary Patriots, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999).

    7. [S2092] Amidon, Ryan M. North Cemetery, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts, (manuscript, 2003).

    8. [S462] Baldwin, Thomas W. Vital Records of Milford, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850, (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1917).

    9. [S1011] Baldwin, Thomas W. Vital Records of Mendon, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850 , (Boston: New England Historic-Genealogical Society, 1920).

    10. [S461] Ballou, Adin. History of the Town of Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts From its First Settlement to 1881, ( Boston: Franklin Press: Rand, Avery, & Co., 1882).

    11. [S2094] Bassett, William. History of the Town of Richmond, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, (Boston: C. W. Calkins & Company, 1884).

    12. [S459] Eldredg, Ruth DeFonda, compiler. Transcription of Early Handwritten Records of Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts volume 2, (Wheat Ridge, Colorado: Search and Reserach Publishing Corp, 2001).

    13. [S14] Find-a-Grave website, (http://www.findagrave.com), Memorial ID 11014488 Levi Cheney.

    14. [S460] Fiske, Arthur D. Cemetery Records of Orange, Franklin Co., Mass., (Seattle, Washington: Seattle Genealogical Society, 1963).

    15. [S1947] Gravestone Inscription.

    16. [S454] Mayo, Chester Garst. John Mayo of Roxbury, Massachusetts 1630-1688 A Genealogical and Biographical Record of His Descendants, (Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1965).

    17. [S188] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Marriage Record of Mary Hill and Levi Cheney.

    18. [S188] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Marriage Record of Sarah Ballou and Levi Cheney.

    19. [S467] Pope, Charles H. The Cheney Genealogy, (Boston: Charles H. Pope, 1897).

    20. [S466] Ward, Martha E. History of North Orange, Massachusetts, (Orange, Massachusetts: North Orange Reunion Association & Enterprise and Journal, 1924).