|Levering Road (Township Road 374)|
Postal Code: 43019
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
Daniel Levering moved in 1785 from New Jersey with his parents, Henry & Ann Levering to Bedford County, Pennsylvania, where he married Mary Karney.
He, with his brothers and others, visited Knox County, Ohio, as now organized, in the year 1811, prospecting for future homes. He made original purchase from the government of a large area of land in what has become the famous Owl Creek Valley, to which he removed his family from Pennsylvania in 1813, and upon which he died in 1820. His widow followed in 1846 - aged 84 years.
Both were buried in what has become an extensive Family Burial Ground at Levering, Knox County, Ohio. They were prominent members of the Presbyterian Church.
The cemetery is located in Middlebury Township, Knox County, Ohio, and is # 6228 (Levering Cemetery / Waterford Cemetery) in “Ohio Cemeteries 1803-2003”, compiled by the Ohio Genealogical Society.
The cemetery is registered with the Ohio Division of Real Estate and Professional Licensing (ODRE) as Levering Cemetery with registration license number CGR.0000982330.
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) feature ID for the cemetery is 1961263 (Levering Cemetery / Waterford Cemetery).