JOHN W LEAVITT Co B, 5th MA Inf; Res: Somerville, MA; Age: 18; Rank: Pvt; Enl: 08/25/62; Must In: 09/19/62; Must out on 07/02/63; Reenlisted w/ 4th Unatt Co MA (Militia) Inf; Res: Chelsea, MA; Age: 19; Rank: Pvt; Enl: 04/29/64 ; Must In: 05/03/64 ; Must out on 08/06/64
JOHN WATSON LEAVITT was born 12 Aug 1844 in Exeter, NH, the son of John Philip and Sarah (Pennell) Leavitt. He died in Portsmouth, NH on 26 Dec 1923, and was buried in Exeter Cemetery, Exeter, NH.
He was married, on 8 Sept 1877 in Amesbury, MA, to MARY GALE.
The ancestry of John W can be found in the book LEAVITT Descendants of John, the Immigrant, Through His Son, Moses (pg 100): John Watson (John Philip, Reuben, Nehemiah, John, Moses, John)