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Sarah Brown Levering
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Birth: 1781
Death: Feb. 29, 1847
Ellicott City
Howard County
Maryland, USA

Sarah married her first cousin, Jesse Levering (27 May 1773 - 12 Sept 1832), as his second wife.

Jesse was the son of Enoch Levering and Hannah (Righter) Levering (27 May 1773 - 12 Sept 1832). He had [1st] married Ann (McLaughlin) Levering (died 20 Oct 1779).

Jesse engaged in business first with his brother, Enoch Levering (1769-1828), under the firm of Enoch and Jesse Levering, and then with his sons as Jesse Levering & Sons.

Jesse served was in the War of 1812, and was a member of Capt. Samuel Sterrett's Company, 5th Regiment of Maryland Volunteers. He was wounded in the palm of his right hand at the Battle of Bladensburg while loading his gun.

During the bombardment of Fort McHenry and the Battle of North Point, Sarah remained in Baltimore City attending to her wounded husband and to the other wounded soldiers and their families.

Jesse died of Cholera. In 1841, Sarah and her family removed to Ellicott's Mills where she died.

Sarah and all the family are interred at Green Mount Cemetery where a monument has been erected to their memory. Jesse died before Green Mount Cemetery was opened.
 
 
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 Children:
  Edward J Levering (1806 - 1874)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Mount Cemetery
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: myta
Record added: Feb 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65661720
Sarah <i>Brown</i> Levering
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