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Levi Todd (b. October 4, 1756, d. September 6, 1807)Levi Todd (son of David Todd and Hannah Owen)463 was born October 4, 1756 in Montgomery County, Pennsylvavia463, and died September 6, 1807 in Lexington, Kentucky.He married (1) Jane "Betsy" Briggs on February 25, 1779, daughter of Samuel Biggs and Sarah Logan.He married (2) Jane Holmes-Tatum on Abt. 1803.
Notes for Levi Todd:
Educated in Virginia with elder brothers. Levi studied law,became a surveyor & moved to Kentucky in 1776. he was an officer under George Rogers Clark & Rose to the rank of major-general. he was one of the pioneer settlers of Kentucky Living at Fort Harrodsburg, Logan's Fort & Todd's station. He became one of the first lot owners in the newly found town of Lexington, Kentucky on Dec. 26, 1781. Levi built a brick residence outside the city limits of Lexington on Boonesboro Rd. he named his home "Ellerslie" after the Todd ancestral home in Scotland. As a member of the military he eventually earned the rank of General.
More About Levi Todd and Jane "Betsy" Briggs:
Marriage: February 25, 1779
More About Levi Todd and Jane Holmes-Tatum:
Marriage: Abt. 1803
Children of Levi Todd and Jane "Betsy" Briggs are:
- +Hannh Todd, b. February 1781, Logans Fort, Kentuxcky, d. March 1834.
- +Elizabeth Todd, b. 1782, d. October 1865.
- +John Todd, b. April 27, 1787, Lexington, Kentucky, d. January 9, 1865, Springfield, Illinois.
- +Nancy Todd, d. date unknown.
- +David Todd, b. March 29, 1786, d. June 9, 1859, Columbia, Missouri.
- Anne Marie Todd, b. June 17, 1778, d. May 7, 1863.
- +Robert Smith Todd, b. February 25, 1791, Lexington, Kentucky, d. July 16, 1849, Lexington, Kentucky.
- +Samuel Briggs Todd, b. May 15, 1793, Lexington, Kentucky, d. September 3, 1876, Columbia, Missouri.
- +Roger North Todd, b. September 5, 1797, d. April 11, 1846.
- +Jane Briggs Todd, b. June 3, 1796, d. May 30, 1856.
- +Margaret B. Todd, b. June 4, 1799, d. November 27, 1865.
- +James Clarke Todd, b. 1807, d. June 1849.
Children of Levi Todd and Jane Holmes-Tatum are:
- Unamed Todd, d. date unknown.