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Levi Stilts

March 23, 1805–October 30, 1843

Born in Baltimore County, Maryland; son of Marie Margaretha Hedrich and Philip Steltz. Died at Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois. 1 (See Document 1.2)


  1. [1] Lyman De Platt, Nauvoo: Early Mormon Records Series, vol. 1 (Highland, UT: Lyman De Platt, 1980), 61, Levi Stilts. “Public Member Trees,” database, (, accessed Sept. 2014), Campbell/Edgell/Hughes/Gentry Family Tree, Public Member Tree, Levi Steltz. “Levi Stilts,” Nauvoo (Ill.) Sexton, Cemetery Records, 1839–1845, Levi Stilts, by Oct. 30, 1843, CHL. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Sept. 2014), memorial no. 45330538, Levi Stilts; Old Nauvoo Burial Grounds, Nauvoo, IL.