Person:Levi Gastineau (1)

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Levi Gastineau
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Name Levi Gastineau
Gender Male
Birth[4] 10 Jan 1833 Greene, Indiana, United States
Marriage 20 Nov 1851 Greene, Indiana, United Statesto Rachel Hatfield
Death[4] 13 Oct 1875 Greene, Indiana, United States
Burial[4] Old Linton Cemetery, Linton, Greene, Indiana, United States

Greene County, Indiana, 1860 census:S2

Gastineau, Levi 32 yrs b. Kentucky Farmer (real estate = $2,000; personal estate = $739)
      Rachel wife 27 yrs b. Indiana
      Marion son 7 yrs b. Indiana
      Anna dau 3 yrs b. Indiana [twin]
      Wlm. son 3 yrs b. Indiana [twin]
      Martha dau 2 yrs b. Indiana
      Washington son 1 mon b. Indiana [twin]
      James son 1 mon b. Indiana [twin]
Pierce, William R. 22 yrs b. Indiana

Greene County, Indiana, 1870 census:S3

Gastinean, Levi 41 yrs b. Kentucky Farmer (real estate = $2,400; personal estate = $1,000)
      Rachel wife 37 yrs b. Indiana
      Marion son 17 yrs b. Indiana Works on Farm
      Nancy dau 15 yrs b. Indiana
      Anna dau 12 yrs b. Indiana
      Martha dau 11 yrs b. Indiana
      Washington son 10 yrs b. Indiana [twin]
      James son 10 yrs b. Indiana [twin]
      Elizabeth dau 8 yrs b. Indiana
      Jeremiah son 6 yrs b. Indiana
      Patience dau 4 yrs b. Indiana
      Plummer son 3 yrs b. Indiana
      Levi G. son 2 yrs b. Indiana
      John [nephew?] 12 yrs b. Indiana
      Andrew J. [nephew?] 3 yrs b. Indiana
Owen, Mary 65 yrs b. Kentucky
[Identity of Mary Owen is uncertain.]

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From the principal county history:S1
"A pioneer farmer, having spent all his mature years on a farm. He found farm work a pleasure...."

References
  1.   Biographical Memoirs of Greene County, Ind: with Reminiscences of Pioneer Days. (Indianapolis: B. F. Bowen, 1908), p. 1172.
  2.   Greene, Indiana, United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Stockton Twp, p. 511.
  3.   Greene County, Indiana. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Stockton Twp, p. 451.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Grave marker, Old Linton Cemetery, Greene County, Indiana.