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Levi Bentzel

Male 1843 - 1930  (86 years)


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  • Name Levi Bentzel  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Born 23 Dec 1843  Dover, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 1 Apr 1844  Christ Lutheran Church, York, York Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Gender Male 
    Residence 3 Sep 1850  Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 10 Nov 1850  West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 11 Jul 1860  West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Carpenter Apprentice 
    Occupation 4 Aug 1870  Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Carpenter 
    Died 14 Jul 1930  New Bridgeville, Chanceford Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Shiloh Union Cemetery, Shiloh, West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2064  default
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2006 

    Father Elias Bentzel,   b. 20 Jul 1816, Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1888, West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Anna Maria Lauer,   b. 16 Nov 1823,   d. 17 Sep 1878, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 30 Jul 1843  York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    Notes 
    Married:
    • CHILD: There may be another child in this family because the 1870 U.S. Census lists a 3-yr old daughter named Lohr Clara Bentzel.
    Family ID F1237  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Juliann Glatfelter,   b. 26 Feb 1846, of York, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1916  (Age 70 years) 
    Children 
     1. Elias Bentzel,   b. Abt 1864, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F4913  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1850 U.S. Census [5 Sep 1850]
    1850 U.S. Census [5 Sep 1850]
    Dover, York, Pennsylvania: "Elias Bensel" & Henry Bensel" families (next-door neighbors)
    1850 U.S. Census
    1850 U.S. Census
    West Manchester Twp, York, Pennsylvania: Next-door neighbors are the "Elias Bentzel" & "Barney Nailer" families; also listed in Elias' household is an "Adam Walby," a carpenter with an unknown relationship to the family
    1860 U.S. Census
    1860 U.S. Census
    1860 U.S. Census: West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania - Lydia Stough, John Bentzel, Elias Bentzel, & Abraham Lauer households
    1870 U.S. Census
    1870 U.S. Census
    1870 U.S. Census: Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania: Lists Levi Bentzel, Juliann GLATFELTER Bentzel, & Elias Bentzel

    Headstones
    Headstone [28 Mar 2006]
    Headstone [28 Mar 2006]
    Headstone of Levi Bentzel & Juliann GLATFELTER Bentzel at Shiloh Union Cemetery; taken by Chad G. Nichols
    Individual Marker [28 Mar 2006]
    Individual Marker [28 Mar 2006]
    Individual Marker of Levi Bentzel at Shiloh Union Cemetery; taken by Chad G. Nichols

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      1850 U.S. Census - 001251, 001825; 1860 U.S. Census - 002400; 1870 U.S. Census - 002402; Grave Markers - 003143, 003144

    2. [S420] 1850 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 7th Census, 1850, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 308 (Reliability: 3).
      Dover Township, York, Pennsylvania: "Elias Bensel," age 34, Carpenter, value of real estate owned 500, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Maria," age 26, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Levi," age 7, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Mary," age 5, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Rachael," age 3, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Lucy A," age 2, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Adam Wallace," age 21, Carpenter, birthplace Pennsylvania; next-door neighbor is brother, "Henry Bensel"

    3. [S401] Mid-Atlantic Roots Network: FamilyHart - Pennsylvania Dutch Genealogy Family Pages & Database, Hartman, Don & Jeanine, ([online] http://midatlantic.rootsweb.com; [email] familyhrt # aol.com (change # for @)) (Reliability: 3).
      Birth and death information provided by Trent Bentzel, bentzel2@net-works.net

    4. [S420] 1850 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 7th Census, 1850, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 293 (Reliability: 3).
      West Manchester Twp, York, Pennsylvania: "Elias Bentzel," age 34, Carpenter, value of real estate owned 450, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Anna Maria," age 27, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Levi," age 7, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year; "Mary," age 5, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Rachel," age 3, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Louisa Anna," age 2, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Adam Walley," age 20, Carpenter, birthplace Pennsylvania; next-door neighbor is "Barney Nailer"

    5. [S408] 1860 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 8th Census, 1860, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 67 (Reliability: 3).
      West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania: Elias Bentzel, age 43, Carpenter, value of real estate 1900, value of personal estate 400, birthplace Pennsylvania; Anne M, age 36, birthplace Pennsylvania; Levi, age 16, Carpenter apprentice, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year; Mary, age 15, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year; Rachel, age 14, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year; Lucy, age 12, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year; Susan, age 9, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year; Sarah, age 5, birthplace Pennsylvania; Catharine, age 2, birthplace Pennsylvania; Abraham, age 2 mos, birthplace Pennsylvania; Two doors away is the family of John Bentzel, Elias' older brother; next-door neighbor is Abraham Lauer (Anna Maria's father)

    6. [S229] 1870 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 9th Census, 1870, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 46 (Reliability: 3).
      Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania: Lists Levi Bentzel, age 26, Carpenter, value of real estate 1800, value of personal estate 400, birthplace Pennsylvania, male citizen of the U.S.; Julia, age 24, Keeping house, birthplace Pennsylvania; Elias, age 6, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year

    7. [S45] Engle Family History, ([Online] An Engle Family website has been established here in the year 2001 to explore the history of the family of Ulrich Engel (b.1711) and Anna Brächbühl Engel (b.1715), who immigrated from the Bishopric of Basel, Switzerland, to Donegal Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, in 1754 as part of William Penn's experiment in religious freedom.) (Reliability: 3).
      Lists Born on 23 Dec 1843 in York Co., PA. Levi died in York Co., PA, on 14 Jul 1930; he was 86. Buried in Shiloh Union Cem., York Co., PA. Levi married Julian Glatfelter.

    8. [S193] International Genealogical Index (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002, 2006).

    9. [S60] Personal Research & Library, Stanley C. Reiber, Reiber, Stanley C., ([email] sreiber # aol.com (change # for @)) (Reliability: 3).
      Lists deathdate 14 Jul 1930 at New Bridgeville, Chanceford Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania

    10. [S46] Personal Research & Library, La Ree B. Anderson, Anderson, La Ree B., ([email] moms_flowers # msn.com) (Reliability: 3).
      b. Dover, PA

    11. [S325] Christ Lutheran Church Records (York, Pennsylvania), Christ Lutheran Church.

    12. [S292] International Genealogical Index ® - Extracted Church Record, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Copyright © 1980, 2002, 2006 Extracted birth or christening record for the locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the birth or christening date.) (Reliability: 3).
      Levi b. 23 Dec 1843, chr. 1 Apr 1844 Christ Lutheran Church, York, York Co, PA: IGI C506861 Q974.841 Y1 V2Y V3-4

    13. [S60] Personal Research & Library, Stanley C. Reiber, Reiber, Stanley C., ([email] sreiber # aol.com (change # for @)) (Reliability: 3).
      Lists marriage 30 Jul 1843 at York Co, Pennsylvania

    14. [S411] Marriage Certificate or Record (Reliability: 3).
      I Certify that on the 30th day of July 1843 I have solemnized the Rites of Matrimony between Elias Bensel & Anna Mary Lauer according to Law. Witness my hand Daniel Zeigler, Minister of the Gospel
      Transcription by Chad G. Nichols