Cause of Death: Rheumatism
1850 Census - Oliver is living with the family of Jirah Demouth (Pequannock, NJ) and working as a Laborer. He gives his age as 53. On the census form his name is spelled "Levy."
Familysearch.com lists an Oliver Levi marrying Susan White, 22 JUL 1855 in Bloomfield, Essex, NJ. -
Possibly a son of Oliver and Mary.
On death record from NJ archives name is spelled "Levy". Age at death is given as 76 which would make his birth 1792 rather than the 1797 we have from census. A lot of people back then didn't know how old they were. Place of birth is given as Massachusetts.
Mary was one of the three Demouth children that married three Levi children. Mary married Oliver Levi. They had one daughter, Maria, born in 1818. She married Isaac Burgey in 1838. Mary was named as a child of Jacob by both May Sommers and Mrs. Webber, but she is not in the legal record found by Alex Fowler that lists 8 of Jacob's children.
[Oliver also appears in the 1817 Ratables]
[George Burgey, 43 Ivy Lane West, East Windson,NJ
[He got this info from "The Genealogical Magazine of NJ" (no date) p. 24
marriage by the Reverend Joseph Totten]
Revised: February 19, 2018