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Rev Abraham Levering
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Birth: Dec. 17, 1757
Death: Mar. 17, 1835

Was born at Old Nazareth and his parents were called to the mission in Jamaica, W.I. After learning a trade and tending store for a while he became a teacher at Nazareth Hall. In 1790 he married A.C. Cassler and took charge of the Bethlehem Inn and later of the store. In 1805 he was appointed warden of the Church at Lititz and for a while also steward of the Lititz Boarding School, besides holding other important offices. He also served the Church with his musical gift, and for 55 years was a member of the Church choir. In 1832 he retired to Bethlehem. He had three sons and one daughter. His age was 77 years. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Levering (1723 - 1764)
  Maria Susanna Bechtel Merck (1730 - 1783)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Christina Cassler Levering (1769 - 1849)
 
 Children:
  Henrietta Levering (1797 - 1798)*
  Lisette Levering (1797 - 1803)*
  Anna Matilda Levering Greider (1799 - 1865)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Levering (1750 - 1750)*
  Anna Maria Levering (1752 - 1797)*
  Abraham Levering (1757 - 1835)
  Anna Johanna Levering Mueller (1759 - 1822)*
  Christian Levering (1762 - 1764)*
  Elizabeth Levering (1764 - 1808)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Moravian Cemetery
Bethlehem
Northampton County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section B, Row 7
 
Created by: Tom Myers
Record added: Apr 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68785098
Rev Abraham Levering
Added by: Tom Myers
 
 
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