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Zachariah Florance (Levy)

Birthdate: (61)
Birthplace: The Netherlands
Death: November 15, 1835 (61)
New Orleans, LA, USA
Immediate Family:

Husband of Sarah Florance
Father of Jacob Levy Florance; William Edwin Florance; Lewis (Levi) Florance; Lavinia Florance; Rosina Florance and 2 others

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About Zachariah Florance

Zachariah Levy Florance; changed surname from Levy to Florance on receiving an inheritance from a Dr. Florance in England, who was also a dentist; d. 15 Nov 1832/7, New Orleans; apparently originally from Holland, he spent time in England before emigrating to the US by 1802; dentist in Charleston, 1802; children all born in Charleston; also lived in Kentucky & Tennesse; to New Orleans 1827/8 or 1830; perhaps to be identified with the Zachariah Levy who was living in London in 1786; his sons all became wealthy businessmen in New Orleans though some later moved to Philadelphia.


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Zachariah Florance's Timeline

The Netherlands
April 17, 1803
Age 29
Charleston, Charleston, SC, USA
January 28, 1805
Age 31
Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, United States
November 15, 1835
Age 61
New Orleans, LA, USA