Levinia McCuestion  ‎(I2301)‎
Given Names: Levinia
Surname: McCuestion
Married Name: Levinia McCuestion Nelson

Gender: FemaleFemale
      

Birth: 22 May 1742 , Greensboro, North Carolina, GBR
Death: October 1804 ‎(Age 62)‎ , Davidson, Tennessee, USA
Personal Facts and Details
Birth 22 May 1742 , Greensboro, North Carolina, GBR


Note: Levina McQuistion was born on 22 May 1742 in North Carolina. She served in the military in Revolutionary War. Lavinia is credited with moulding bullets for the Americans during the Revolutionary War, for which she was abused by the British when her project was discovered. She died in 1807 at the age of 65. Terry research reveals Lavinia died in October 1804 at Mill Creek, Davidson County, Tennessee. He also adds the Texas DAR member book lists her birthplace as Frederick County, Virginia and death date as 1807.
Marriage Major John Nelson - 19 June 1764 ‎(Age 22)‎ Greensboro, Rowan, North Carolina, GBR

Address:
Buffalo Presbyterian Church


Note: Levina McCuistion and Major John Nelson were married on 19 June 1764 in Rowan County, North Carolina. Major John Nelson was born in 1749 in Guilford County, North Carolina. Marnette Click, indicates John Nelson was born in Rockingham County, North Carolina. He obtained a marriage bond on 19 June 1764 in Guilford County, North Carolina. John Howard and George Magoune are the bondsmen, with John Frohock as the witness. He served in the military between 1780 and 1783 in North Carolina. John was taken prisoner at Charleston, South Carolina on 12 May 1780. He was exchanged in March 1781 and transferred to North Carolina Regiment in February 1782. He retired 1 January 1783. John died in 1785 at the age of 36 in Rockingham County, North Carolina
Death October 1804 ‎(Age 62)‎ , Davidson, Tennessee, USA

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Immediate Family  (F830)
Major John Nelson
1744 - 1785
Jane "Jennie" Nelson
1768 - 1850


Notes
Birth Levina McQuistion was born on 22 May 1742 in North Carolina. She served in the military in Revolutionary War. Lavinia is credited with moulding bullets for the Americans during the Revolutionary War, for which she was abused by the British when her project was discovered. She died in 1807 at the age of 65. Terry research reveals Lavinia died in October 1804 at Mill Creek, Davidson County, Tennessee. He also adds the Texas DAR member book lists her birthplace as Frederick County, Virginia and death date as 1807.
Marriage Levina McCuistion and Major John Nelson were married on 19 June 1764 in Rowan County, North Carolina. Major John Nelson was born in 1749 in Guilford County, North Carolina. Marnette Click, indicates John Nelson was born in Rockingham County, North Carolina. He obtained a marriage bond on 19 June 1764 in Guilford County, North Carolina. John Howard and George Magoune are the bondsmen, with John Frohock as the witness. He served in the military between 1780 and 1783 in North Carolina. John was taken prisoner at Charleston, South Carolina on 12 May 1780. He was exchanged in March 1781 and transferred to North Carolina Regiment in February 1782. He retired 1 January 1783. John died in 1785 at the age of 36 in Rockingham County, North Carolina
Marriage Levina McCuistion and Major John Nelson were married on 19 June 1764 in Rowan County, North Carolina. Major John Nelson was born in 1749 in Guilford County, North Carolina. Marnette Click, indicates John Nelson was born in Rockingham County, North Carolina. He obtained a marriage bond on 19 June 1764 in Guilford County, North Carolina. John Howard and George Magoune are the bondsmen, with John Frohock as the witness. He served in the military between 1780 and 1783 in North Carolina. John was taken prisoner at Charleston, South Carolina on 12 May 1780. He was exchanged in March 1781 and transferred to North Carolina Regiment in February 1782. He retired 1 January 1783. John died in 1785 at the age of 36 in Rockingham County, North Carolina

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Family with Major John Nelson
Husband
Major John Nelson ‎(I2300)‎
Birth about 1744 North Carolina, GBR
Death August 1785 ‎(Age 41)‎ Guilford, North Carolina, USA
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Levinia McCuestion ‎(I2301)‎
Birth 22 May 1742 , Greensboro, North Carolina, GBR
Death October 1804 ‎(Age 62)‎ , Davidson, Tennessee, USA

Marriage: 19 June 1764 -- Greensboro, Rowan, North Carolina, GBR
4 years
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Daughter
Jane "Jennie" Nelson ‎(I2117)‎
Birth 10 April 1768 24 25 , , North Carolina, GBR
Death before 1850 ‎(Age 81)‎ Bedford, Tennessee, USA