Leavitt, Aretas

Birth Name Leavitt, Aretas
Gender male
Age at Death about 92 years, 13 days


Aretas and Ruth settled in Hampton. He served in the French and Indian War. In addition to the 7 reported children, they may also have had: 1) Reuben, born 1697, died at Kensington on 18 May 1749; and 2) Benjamin (twin to Luther?). GDMNH noted Dow's questions but provided no answers. Additional source: Noyes/Libby/Davis, "Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire," (1939), pg. 423.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth about 1646 Hampton, Rockingham Co, NH    
Death 1738-01-14 Hampton, Rockingham Co, NH    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Leavitt, Thomasbefore 1616-11-001696-11-28
Mother Bland, Isabellaabout 16121698-02-10
    Brother     Leavitt, Hezron about 1644 1712-11-30
         Leavitt, Aretas about 1646 1738-01-14
    Brother     Leavitt, John 1648 1726-02-06
    Brother     Leavitt, James 1652-11-10 1718-04-04


Family of Leavitt, Aretas

Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1678-08-01 Hampton, Rockingham Co, NH Marriage of Leavitt, Aretas