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Rev Levi Muncil Cochran

Rev Levi Muncil Cochran

Birth
Chelsea, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 31 Oct 1860 (aged 58)
Lansing, Allamakee County, Iowa, USA
Burial Bristol, Kenosha County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 59574219 · View Source
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Levi was the son of Solomon Cochran and Beulah Viets. Around 1805, his family, along with several uncles and aunts and his grandmother, Rhoda Ferguson Cochran, settled in Aurora, Ohio. His grandfather, John Cochran, had died en route in Buffalo, N Y. and his body was brought to Aurora.

Levi was an ordained minister of the Methodist-Episcopal Church for which he was a "traveling preacher". He married Lydia Cheesman and they had four children-Solomon, Cynthia, Sophrona, and Elizabeth. In 1842, his profession took him to Pleasant Prairie, Wisc. where his two eldest children married. He continued to travel, often being stationed in a different town each year. In 1855, he was elected Deacon and in 1859, he located in Lansing, Iowa, where he died. His body was taken by train to Kenosha Co., Wisconsin for burial.


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Gravesite Details There is no stone for him left. Many of the stones in this cemetery were destroyed by vandals.
  • Created by: Jim and Mary
  • Added: 3 Oct 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59574219
  • Runner Mary
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Levi Muncil Cochran (10 Mar 1802–31 Oct 1860), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59574219, citing South Bristol Cemetery, Bristol, Kenosha County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Jim and Mary (contributor 47147114) .