Levi married three times: m1. Polly (Muse); m2. Sarah A. (Taylor); m3. Ella B. (Hansford) Phelps. There were 25 children from those three marriages. He served 4 months in Co. K, 13th Kentucky Cavalry (Union). Levi served two years in the Frankfort penitentiary for killing his brother-in-law. Later, Levi was shot and instantly killed in a family argument.