Levin Bevens Day

Male 1814 - 1876  (62 years)


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  • Name Levin Bevens Day 
    Nickname Bud 
    Born 16 Apr 1814  Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    _UID AE99CC00BA17EE459DC7CC0C8F8F2D700E7D 
    Died 5 Nov 1876  Sussex county, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I62631  Scudder
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2011 

    Father Prettyman Day,   b. 14 Nov 1772,   d. 15 Feb 1848, Sussex county, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Sarah Bevens,   b. 14 Feb 1775, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1842, Sussex county, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 14 May 1795  Sussex county, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    _UID 3FA3CCF8CBBD3B43AB2569037B9F7D50CF7C 
    Family ID F22936  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Conaway,   b. 17 Mar 1818, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1883, Sussex county, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1834  Sussex county, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    _UID 042ED056459FD94AAAC9C545145D70450227 
    Children 
     1. Eliza Ann Day,   b. 25 May 1835, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1918  (Age 82 years)
     2. Henry H. Day,   b. Nov 1836, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1900  (Age ~ 65 years)
     3. Rowland B. Day,   b. Abt 1839, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880  (Age ~ 42 years)
     4. William T. Day,   b. Abt 1840, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1860  (Age ~ 21 years)
     5. Mary E. Day,   b. Abt 1843, Sussex county, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Lydia Jane Day,   b. 1 Apr 1845, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1874  (Age 29 years)
     7. John H. Day,   b. Abt 1850, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1910  (Age ~ 61 years)
     8. Sarah Catherine Day,   b. Sep 1851, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1900  (Age ~ 50 years)
     9. Levin B. Day,   b. Dec 1854, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1900  (Age ~ 47 years)
     10. Emma Day,   b. Abt 1857, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1860  (Age ~ 4 years)
    Last Modified 7 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F22952  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Levin may have been active in abolition, having petioned the county court on a matter in 1849, substance unclear, pertaining to the State's 1760 Emancipation law. He mustered as Captain, Company D, 3rd Delaware Infantry on 18 January 1862. In the Antietam Campaign he was Captain, Company D, one of only 5 line officers present for duty at Antietam. He was in command of the Regiment by 27 September 1862, when he wrote the after-action report for the unit. For the remainder of the Civil War, he also served in the 1st Battalion. Companies "F" and "C", Delaware Cavalry (dates?), as Captain. His portrait photograph may be at the Delaware State Archives.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1399] Ancestors and Relations of Parker Todd, E. Parker Todd; comp. , (downloaded from World Wide Web, 26 November 2009 ).