|Birth: ||Sep. 29, 1809|
|Death: ||Nov. 8, 1887|
10 Nov 1887:
McKeesport Daily News: Tomorrow the funeral of Levi Edmundson of Lincoln Twp., will take place from the residence. The funeral will likely be one of the largest that ever took place in that township. A large number of persons from the city will attend.
11 Nov 1887: The funeral of Levi Edmundson took place this morning at 10:00 am, with interment in the Edmundson Cemetery. A very large concourse of relatives, friends and neighbors were in attendance - the gentleman having been very popular in his lifetime.
McKeesport Daily News.
History of Allegheny County, Genealogy and Biography, p. 705-706:
L. P. Edmundson, post office McKeesport, a daughter of Levi and Elizabeth (Gamble) Edmundson, was born in Lincoln township in 1852 and comes of a family of prominently identified with the early history of the county. Levi Edmundson was born in Mifflin township in 1809, and after his marriage with Elizabeth Gamble located in Lincoln township, where the latter died in 1856, leaving three children: Drucilla (now wife of Rev. John A. Bower, of Bellaire, Ohio), Havillah (deceased) and L. P. In 1862 Levi Edmundson married Mary D. Fife, to whom were born four children: Jenny, Sadie, Mattie and Lida. Levi Edmundson began life under perculiarly fortunate circumstances. He inherited a handsome competency, to which by judicious investment in varioius directions he continually added until he was known as one of the most successful financiers of his day. In social circles he enjoyed the confidence and esteem of his friends, and his business integrity was proverbial. He died Nov. 8, 1887, deeply regreted by all.
Elizabeth Gamble Edmundson (1810 - 1856)*
Mary Fife Edmundson (1828 - ____)*
Havilla Gamble Edmundson (1842 - 1879)*
Drusilla Douthitt Edmundson Bower (1844 - 1939)*
Lasea Phillips Edmundson (1852 - 1938)*
Elizabeth J. Edmundson (1864 - 1951)*
Martha Mattie Edmundson (1868 - 1928)*
Lida C. Edmundson (1873 - 1957)*
Round Hill Cemetery
Maintained by: James Edmundson
Originally Created by: David & Carolyn (Mount) ...
Record added: Jul 14, 2010
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