GEORGE F LEAVITT Co H,5th NH Inf; Res: Effingham, NH; Age: 18; Rank: Pvt; Enl: 09/02/61; Must In: 10/19/61; dis. disch on 10/25/62; Re-enl with 13th US VRC, Co C ; Rank: Pvt, Sgt ; Enl: 07/23/63 ; Must In: ; Discharged on 11/17/65
GEORGE F LEAVITT, the son of John and Clara (Whitten) Leavitt, was born in Effingham, NH ca 1843. He died 14 Feb 1909 in Newfield, Maine [ME vr].
He was married to NARCISSA MERRILL on 26 Nov 1864 in Wenham, MA [MA vr]. She was born in Wenham, MA on 23 Mar 1845 [Wenham VR], the daughter of Hazen and Thirsa Merrill. She died prior to 1900 census.
George lived first in Effingham, NH, moving to Danvers, MA prior to the 1880 census. By 1900 he was in Newfield, Maine, a widower.
i. ELMER FRANCIS LEAVITT, b. 1865; d. 1 Nov 1929 [Find a Grave]; buried in Moshassuck Cem, Central Falls, RI. He married, on 14 Aug 1889 in Providence, RI [RI Marr], to JENNIE E WHITAKER.
ii. EDWIN F LEAVITT, b. 1866 [Thomas Leavitt Gen, pg 173]. Not seen w/ family in 1870 census.
iii. BERT LEAVITT, b. 14 May 1874 in Effingham, NH [NH death rec]. He died on 8 Jan 1957 in Ossipee, NH, at the Carroll County Home, a resident of the town for 18 years. He was placed in the "Grant Tomb", and later buried in the County Home cemetery [death rec].
iv. FRED STEWART LEAVITT, b. 11 Jul 1879 in Danvers, MA [MA vr]; d. 2 June 1916 at the Bridgewater, MA State Farm, from tuberculosis [MA vr]. His body was donated to the Harvard Medical School, and was buried at Pine Hill Cemetery, Tewksbury, MA.