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From: "Vivian Rowe" <>
Subject: Re: [Q-R] Levi DENNIS Richmond PA to Upper Canada
Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 19:27:01 -0500
Thank you so much. This brings me closer to finding Sarah's surname and family.
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On 15/02/2004 at 10:38 AM Paul Hatcher wrote:
>The following might help.
>Richland MM, Bucks county, Pennsylvania:
>15 June 1780 - The case of Levi DENNIS was concidered, he having taken the
>oath of Allegiance and abjuration under the present unsettled state of
>public affairs and has gone out in marriage with a young woman belonging to
>Wrightstown MM, [Bucks county, Pennsylvania], and paid fines for the
>support of war.
>18 Sep. 1800 - Sarah was granted a certificate recommending her to
>Catawissee, [Columbia county, Pennsylvania].
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Vivian Rowe" <>
>Sent: Saturday, February 14, 2004 5:55 PM
>Subject: [Q-R] Levi DENNIS Richmond PA to Upper Canada
>> Hi, List:
>> I need help filling in some blanks. This is the information so far.
>> Levi DENNIS, son of Charles DENNIS and Sarah MORGAN was born 15 Jan. 1757
>in Haycock Twp. Bucks, PA.
>> 1779 - Taxed for 80 acres in Haycock Twp. Bucks, PA
>> Was disowned from Richland MM. - married out of unity Sarah UNKNOWN.
>> 10 Jan. 1781- son, Enos, b.
>> 12 Dec. 1785 - son, Cyrus b.
>> 26 July 1788 - dau Sarah b.
>> 1790 - Taxed for 80 acres in Haycock Twp. Bucks, PA
>> 27 Dec. 1806 Pelham MM, (Niagara) Upper Canada, accepted certificate for
>Sarah, wife of Levi DENNIS, from Catawissa, Roaring Creek PA.
>> 1807 - Levi requested Richland MM, to be reinstated and was granted
>certificate of removal to Yonge St. MM, Upper Canada.
>> 1809 - Levi + Cyrus DENNIS were received into membership at Yonge St. MM.
>> A later entry in Yonge St. MM minutes notes Sarah, wife of Levi DENNIS
>born 5 Sep. 1756
>> Does her certificate mean that she also was a Quaker and was disowned for
>marriage.? How can I find her maiden name and parents and where they may
>have been married? Would his reinstatement contain any info?
>> Thanks for any help or advice.
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