Isaac Levan 2

1700 - 1783

  • Born: Abt 1700, Amsterdam, Holland 3

  • Marriage: Mary Margaret Kerston about 1727 1

  • Died: Aug 1783, Reading, Berks , PA about age 83 3

  General Notes:

Per DAR application he came from Holland around 1730.

Oley Valley Ancestors, Guy L. Bierman

Isaac aquired much land, owning over 1000 acres. He received land grants in 1731, 1734, 1737 and 1738. Most of the land was in present day Exeter Township. He settled near Jacksonwald. Isaac moved into Reading about 1770. He did much business with Conrad Weiser. His family plot was permitted to be built over by the Hunter Run developement, some stones wer removed to Schwarzwald Church. Site is now the corner of Orchard and Walnut Streets in St. Lawrence, under the street and sidewalk.

  Noted events in his life were:

• Military: Patriot From Pennsylvania.

• Immigration, 1715, Philadelphia, PA. 3

• Burial Plot: Levan Burial Plot, Exeter Twp, PA, 1783. 3

Isaac married Mary Margaret Kerston about 1727.1 (Mary Margaret Kerston was born about 1705 3 and died before 1786.)


1 website, (mostly unconfirmed - no sources - supposition) User contributed information on website (usually no sources).

2 Warren Patten Coon, Le Van Family, Desc of Daniel Levan and Marie Beau (Self Published Manuscript).

3 Guy L. Bierman, Oley Valley Ancestors (