Sarah Levis

Last updated 4 Sep 2021 in Spear–Johnson Family.

Individual

Born: 31 Aug 1694

Died: 26 Dec 1723

Father: Samuel Levis (1649 – 1733)

Mother: Elizabeth Clator (? – ?)

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 251 (PDF page 371), "The Levis Family"

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

book-maris-family-in-the-us-1885: George L. Maris and Annie M. Maris (compilers), The Maris Family in the United States: A Record of the Descendants of George and Alice Maris, 1683–1885; West Chester, Pennsylvania: F. S. Hickman, 1885; book image (PDF), Google Books (http://books.google.com: accessed 20 Apr 2018), held by General Library of University of Michigan [Source includes abstracts from wills and other documents, along with interviews with contemporary descendants.]

Additional detail for reference: Page 3 (PDF page 54)

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.a

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

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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 251 (PDF page 371), "The Levis Family"

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

book-maris-family-in-the-us-1885: George L. Maris and Annie M. Maris (compilers), The Maris Family in the United States: A Record of the Descendants of George and Alice Maris, 1683–1885; West Chester, Pennsylvania: F. S. Hickman, 1885; book image (PDF), Google Books (http://books.google.com: accessed 20 Apr 2018), held by General Library of University of Michigan [Source includes abstracts from wills and other documents, along with interviews with contemporary descendants.]

Additional detail for reference: Page 3 (PDF page 54)

Comment: Source identifies Sarah Levis as a daughter of Samuel [Levis]. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship.

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.a

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

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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 251 (PDF page 371), "The Levis Family"

Comment: Source identifies Sarah [Levis] as a biological child of Elizabeth (Clator) 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.a

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

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Family

Spouse/Partner: George Maris (1694 – 1760)

Married: 19 May 1720 in Springfield, Chester County, Province of Pennsylvania, British America

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.a

Comment: Source notes Sarah [Levis] as the wife of George Maris.

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 251 (PDF page 371), "The Levis Family"

Comment: Source notes Sarah [Levis] married <conflict> Maris. See research notes for conflict details.

book-maris-family-in-the-us-1885: George L. Maris and Annie M. Maris (compilers), The Maris Family in the United States: A Record of the Descendants of George and Alice Maris, 1683–1885; West Chester, Pennsylvania: F. S. Hickman, 1885; book image (PDF), Google Books (http://books.google.com: accessed 20 Apr 2018), held by General Library of University of Michigan [Source includes abstracts from wills and other documents, along with interviews with contemporary descendants.]

Additional detail for reference: Page 3 (PDF page 54)

Comment: Source includes date (3, 19, 1720 [old style]) and location (Springfield Meeting House [, Chester County, Pennsylvania]).

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Child: James Maris (1720 – ?)

Research Notes (Conflicts/Spelling/Followup)

CONFLICTS

Marriage (Maris/Levis): This database notes that Sarah Levis married George Maris. The Histories ... of Chester and Delaware, PA, Volume 1 identifies her husband as John Maris. [book-chester-and-delaware-pa-v1-1904]

FOLLOWUP

Sarah was born 31 Aug 1694, and died 26 Dec 1723. [research-genealogy-dunwoody-and-hood-families-1899]

George and Sarah (Levis) Maris may have had another child, Elizabeth, born 27 Feb 1722/23, and who died young, or just unmarried. [research-genealogy-dunwoody-and-hood-families-1899]

Supporting evidence for:
research notes

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 251 (PDF page 371), "The Levis Family"

research-genealogy-dunwoody-and-hood-families-1899: Gilbert Cope, Genealogy of the Dunwoody and Hood families and Collateral Branches; Minneapolis: Tribune Printing Co., 1899; book image (PDF), Google Books (http://books.google.com: accessed 21 ?Apr ?2018); original held by University of Wisconsin at Madison

Additional detail for reference: Page 135 (PDF page 170)

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