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THE
PENNSYLVANIA
LEFEVRES
 
 
 

Compiled by
GEORGE NEWTON LEFEVRE
 

Co-compiler
FRANKLIN D. LEFEVRE
 
 
 

Published by

THE LEFEVRE CEMETERY AND HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION
 

Strasburg, PA

1952


 
 
Copyright 1952
Second Edition 1970
Third Edition 1979
Fourth Edition 1998

 
 

 
THE
PENNSYLVANIA LEFEVRES
 
 
 

 The Genealogical Record of the Descendants of
 
 
 

ABRAHAM LEFEVRE
of 1632

A French Huguenot who was martyred, together with his wife and
six of his children, after the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes in 1685.
 

Another son named
ISAAC
born 1669

Escaped death at this time but was unable to save anything except
his father's Bible, which he had with him when he settled near
Strasburg, Pennsylvania in 1712.


 

 
 
 
DEDICATION

This genealogical record of LeFevres is
appreciatively dedicated to my many cousins,
so many that space will not permit the naming
of them, who so kindly helped me to gather
together the many records here saved from
oblivion.
 
 

GEORGE N. LEFEVRE
Compiler


 

Coat of Arms Registered 1543
Granted to Mengen LeFevre, our French Ancestor,
by the Royal Duke Antoine

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