Sarah Levis

Last updated 23 Oct 2021 in Spear–Johnson Family.

Individual

Father: Christopher Levis (? – ?)

Mother: Mary Need (? – 1664)

Supporting evidence for:
name

book-chester-and-delaware-pa-v1-1904: Gilbert Cope and Henry Graham Ashmead (ed.), Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Chester and Delaware Counties, Pennsylvania, Volume 1, New York: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1904; book image (PDF), Internet Archive (https://archive.org : accessed 23 Aug 2019)

Additional detail for reference: Page 250 (PDF page 366), "The Levis Family"

Comment: Source includes name (Sarah [Levis]).

book-plantagenet-ancestry-2004: Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry — A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families; Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004; individual page images, unrecorded site (accessed 15 July 2009)

Additional detail for reference: Page 537, Need family, #18.ii, #18.ii.b

Comment: Source includes name (Sarah Levis).

periodical-samuel-levis-quaker-immigrant-1999: “Samuel Levis: Quaker Immigrant to Pennsylvania” by Leslie Mahler, journal article; The Genealogist, 13.1 (American Society of Genealogists: Spring 1999), pages 30-36, online home (https://fasg.org/the-genealogist/: accessed 31 Mar 2007)

Additional detail for reference: p. 35, (gen. 13, Mary Need)

Comment: Source includes name (<spelling> Levis). See research notes for spelling details.

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father

book-chester-and-delaware-pa-v1-1904: Gilbert Cope and Henry Graham Ashmead (ed.), Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Chester and Delaware Counties, Pennsylvania, Volume 1, New York: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1904; book image (PDF), Internet Archive (https://archive.org : accessed 23 Aug 2019)

Additional detail for reference: Page 250 (PDF page 366), "The Levis Family"

Comment: Source identifies Sarah [Levis] as a child of Christopher Levis.

book-plantagenet-ancestry-2004: Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry — A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families; Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004; individual page images, unrecorded site (accessed 15 July 2009)

Additional detail for reference: Page 537, Need family, #18.ii

Comment: Source identifies Sarah [Levis] as a biological [implied] daughter of Christopher Levis.

periodical-samuel-levis-quaker-immigrant-1999: “Samuel Levis: Quaker Immigrant to Pennsylvania” by Leslie Mahler, journal article; The Genealogist, 13.1 (American Society of Genealogists: Spring 1999), pages 30-36, online home (https://fasg.org/the-genealogist/: accessed 31 Mar 2007)

Additional detail for reference: p. 35, (gen. 13, Mary Need)

Comment: Source (citing Christopher Levis' will) identifies Sary Levis as a daughter of Christopher Levis. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship.

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mother

book-chester-and-delaware-pa-v1-1904: Gilbert Cope and Henry Graham Ashmead (ed.), Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Chester and Delaware Counties, Pennsylvania, Volume 1, New York: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1904; book image (PDF), Internet Archive (https://archive.org : accessed 23 Aug 2019)

Additional detail for reference: Page 250 (PDF page 366), "The Levis Family"

Comment: Source identifies Sarah [Levis] as a child of Mary (Nede) [Levis].

book-plantagenet-ancestry-2004: Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry — A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families; Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004; individual page images, unrecorded site (accessed 15 July 2009)

Additional detail for reference: Page 537, Need family, #18.ii

Comment: Source identifies Sarah [Levis] as a biological [implied] daughter of Mary Need.

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Family

Spouse/Partner: Thomas Bradshaw (? – 1727)

Married: ?

Supporting evidence for:
marriage

book-plantagenet-ancestry-2004: Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry — A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families; Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004; individual page images, unrecorded site (accessed 15 July 2009)

Additional detail for reference: Page 537, Need family, #18.ii.b

Comment: Source notes Sarah Levis married Thomas Bradshaw.

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Miscellaneous Facts

Attributes

Residence: at Darby, Chester County, Province of Pennsylvania, British America

Supporting evidence for:
attributes

book-plantagenet-ancestry-2004: Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry — A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families; Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004; individual page images, unrecorded site (accessed 15 July 2009)

Additional detail for reference: Page 537, Need family, #18.ii.b

Comment: Source includes location (Darby, Chester County, Pennsylvania).

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Research Notes (Conflicts/Spelling/Followup)

SPELLING

Given Name: This database uses Sarah. "Samuel Levis, Quaker Immigrant" uses Sary. [periodical-samuel-levis-quaker-immigrant-1999]

FOLLOWUP

Hannah and Sarah may be twiins, born 30 Sep 1663.

Sarah may have come to Pennsylvania in 1684 with her sister Hannah, and her brother Samuel and his wife Elizabeth, but the text is indeterminate. [book-chester-and-delaware-pa-v1-1904]

Sarah may have married Thomas Bradshaw in 1687.

Thomas Bradshaw and Sara Levis had four daughters, Hannah, Mary, Sarah, and Elizabeth. [book-plantagenet-ancestry-2004]

Sarah may have died 23 Jan 1701/02.

Supporting evidence for:
research notes

book-plantagenet-ancestry-2004: Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry — A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families; Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004; individual page images, unrecorded site (accessed 15 July 2009)

Additional detail for reference: Page 537, Need family, #18.ii.b

periodical-samuel-levis-quaker-immigrant-1999: “Samuel Levis: Quaker Immigrant to Pennsylvania” by Leslie Mahler, journal article; The Genealogist, 13.1 (American Society of Genealogists: Spring 1999), pages 30-36, online home (https://fasg.org/the-genealogist/: accessed 31 Mar 2007)

Additional detail for reference: p. 35, (gen. 13, Mary Need)

book-chester-and-delaware-pa-v1-1904: Gilbert Cope and Henry Graham Ashmead (ed.), Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Chester and Delaware Counties, Pennsylvania, Volume 1, New York: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1904; book image (PDF), Internet Archive (https://archive.org : accessed 23 Aug 2019)

Additional detail for reference: Page 250 (PDF page 366), "The Levis Family"

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