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Chauncey, Levi (1765-1837)

Community
New York, Mount Lebanon
Family
Second Family
Birth date
12/07/1765
Death date
05/09/1837
Biography

Brother Levi Chauncey was one of the first Believers gathered at Mount Lebanon in 1787. He served as a deacon at the Second Family from 1792 to 1809. Some time later, he moved to the Church Family, where he died.  

New York, Mount Lebanon

New York,  Mount Lebanon

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Shaker Museum Chauncey, Levi (1765-1837). https://shakermuseum.us/people/?id=4739. Accessed on June 17, 2021

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