Ernest A Leavitt 6th NH Inf, Co G + I; Res: ; Age: ; Rank: Pvt, Cpl; Enl: 2/12/64; Must In: ? ; Must out 7/17/65
The son of Charles Walker and Rosanna D (Storer) Leavitt, born 9 Feb 1848. He died 20 Oct 1897 in Rhode Island.
He was married to JULIA E LAWTON on 6 Feb 1870. She was born in Providence, RI on 27 Sept 1851, and died after the 1920 census.
He was living in Cranston, RI in 1870 and in Providence by 1880, where he was a policeman.
During the Civil War, his brother Charles S served in Co A, 5th NH Infantry, and brother Herbert D served in Co A, 5th Rhode Island Infantry. The ancestry of Ernest can be found in the book LEAVITT Descendants of John, the Immigrant, Through His Son, Moses (pg 90): Ernest (Charles W, Jonathan, Dudley, Joseph, Moses, John)