Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all McDermotts in:
 • Summitview Cemetery
 • Ottawa
 • LaSalle County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Levi I McDermott
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Mar. 10, 1854
Kosciusko County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 29, 1901
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA

Levi was the son of Irishman John McDermott and Martha Newell and the elder brother of Francis and Mary Alice McDermott. His mother died after the birth of Mary Alice and the family was split up. Mary Alice was taken by another family who immigrated to Oregon. Francis was taken in by the John Harold family and Levi stayed with his father.
On Nov. 16, 1873 in Kosciusko County,Indiana he married Mary Ann Secore, against her parents's wishes. Together they had: Martha Elizabeth, Myrtle Alma, Jasper Secor, Emma Rachel,Theodosa Alta, Dorothy, Frances Louella,Mary Ethel, Irene Maude, Nora Delight, Lee and Jennie McDermott.
Levi's brother Francis was living with Levi and family in Kosciusko County in 1880. That same year Francis married Rosa Kemp. Later the family moved to Ottawa, Illinois; Levi first appeared in the Ottawa City Directory about 1900 and then died a year later. 
Family links: 
  Martha Newell McDermott (1825 - 1859)
  Mary Ann Secore McDermott (1853 - 1925)
  Levi I McDermott (1854 - 1901)
  Mary Alice McDermott Broady (1858 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: There are smaller stone in front of this stone --L.P.S. , E.S., Father, Mother and William.
Summitview Cemetery
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: Sherry Leverett
Originally Created by: Lita Kaler
Record added: Mar 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25401545
Levi I McDermott
Added by: Lita Kaler
Levi I McDermott
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Lucy in the Sky
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Great Great Grandfather
- Shelie
 Added: May. 19, 2012

- Sherry Leverett
 Added: Apr. 20, 2011

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service