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Levi Lindley
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Birth: Aug. 29, 1743
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1816


Rehoboth births: LINDLEY, Levi, of Thomas, Jr., and Phebe, Aug. 29, 1743.

Walpole marriages:

1. LINLE (see Lindley, Lindly), Levi and Molly [int. Moley] Smith, Aug. 15, 1765.

2. LINDLEY, Levi and Abigail Hill, wid., int. Mar. 1, 1795.

Dover marriages: LINDLEY, Levi of Walpole, and [int. adds Mrs.] Abigail Hill, Apr. 12, 1795.

Children of Levi and Molly (b. in Walpole): Molly, Hannah, Joab, Nancy Chloe, Lona, John Warren.

Children of Levi and Abigail: Julia, Joab.

Lindly, Levi, Walpole.Corporal, Capt. Sabin Man's co. of Minute-men raised in Medifield and Walpole, Col. Greaton's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 12 days; reported enlisted into the army; also, return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt. Oliver Clap's co., Col. Benjamin Haws's (4th Suffolk Co.) regt., dated Walpole, Feb. 17, 1778; residence, alpole; engaged for town of Walpole; joined Capt. Webb's co., Col. Shepard's regt.; term, during war.

Lindley, Levi, Walpole.Sergeant, Capt. Seth Bullard's co., Col. Joseph Read's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 1, 1775; service, 3 mos. 8 days; also, ompany return dated Roxbury Camp, Sept. 26, 1775; also. Lieutenant, Col. Shepard's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 10, 1778; reported discharged; also, Capt. George Webb's co., Col. Shepard's (3d) regt.; muster roll for Oct., 1778, dated Camp at Providence; appointed Jan. 1, 1777.

Lindley, Levi (Mass). Sergeant of Read's Massachusetts Regiment, May to November, 1775; 2d Lieutenant 13th Continental Infantry, 1st January to 31st December, 1776; 2d Lieutenant 1st Massachusetts, 1st January, 1777; 1st Lieutenant, , 1778; cashiered 10th December, 1778. [cashiered means dismissed dishonorably]

Lindsey, Levi. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Continental Army for the term of 6 months,
agreeable to resolve of June 5, 1780, returned as received of Justin Ely, Commissioner by Maj. Peter Harwood, of 6th Mass. regt., at Springfield, July 2, 1780; age 37.; stature, 5ft. 11 in.; complexion, light; engaged for the town of Walpole; marched to camp July 2 1780, under command of Capt. Phineas. [See Levi Lindley.]

Lindley, Levi.Pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Walpole for service in the Continental Army during 1780; marched June 28, 1780; discharged Dec. 7, 1780; service, 5 mos. 9 days, travel (220 miles) included.

Although it appears the State of Massachusetts paid his widow Abigail a small pension, it appears her attempt to petition the 29th Congress was tabled for adverse reasons. 
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  Molley Smith Lindley (1751 - 1792)*
*Calculated relationship
In memory of
who died Oct. 28. 1816
aged 74 years.
Old Burial Place
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: R3 Col. 28
Created by: Bill Boyington
Record added: Aug 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20872040
Levi Lindley
Added by: Bill Boyington
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