Brackett (Bracket, Bracet) Leavitt Rank: pvt Company: Capt Solomon Strout Regiment: Lt Col John Spring State: MA Enlisted: 10/30/1814 (raised at Limington, served at Saco); Discharged: 11/13/14; also in Merrill's 4th MA Militia under Capt Strout
BRACKETT LEAVITT (Nathaniel, James, James, Aretas, Thomas) was born abt Oct 1789 in Limerick, Maine, the son of Nathaniel (a Revolutionary War soldier) and Mary (Elkins) Leavitt. He died 21 Apr 1866, and is buried in the Hillside-Baptist Cemetery in Limerick.
He married, on 28 Oct 1811, to MARY WORMWOOD of Alfred, Maine. She was born 30 Apr 1790 and died on 9 Oct 1878.
They had the following children: I. George Washington Leavitt, born 12 May 1812 II. Lydia Wormwood Leavitt, b. 4 June 1815 III. Shubael Leavitt, b. 26 Jan 1822 IV. Sarah Anne Leavitt, b. 8 July 1829 V. Louise Stevens Leavitt, b. 27 Feb 1832 VI. Julia A. Leavitt
Family data from LEAVITT Descendants of Thomas Leavitt, the Immigrant 1616-1696, and Isabella Bland, pg 53,65.