Rev. Aaron CLEVELAND Child CLEVELAND Rachel S. HARLAN William Charles CLEVELAND Lucy Elizabeth CLEVELAND Clement CLEVELAND Mary Manning CLEVELAND Mary Woods MANNING Stephen Blythe CLEVELAND Jeremiah Clement CLEVELAND Abia Hyde CLEVELAND Francis CLEVELAND Elizabeth CLEMENT Mini tree diagram

Anthony Benezet CLEVELAND

22nd Oct 17891 - 28th Nov 18511

Life History

22nd Oct 1789

Born in Norwich, New London, Connecticut.1

5th Aug 1833

Married Rachel S. HARLAN.1


Birth of daughter Child CLEVELAND.1


Death of Rachel S. HARLAN.1


Death of daughter Child CLEVELAND.1

26th Jul 1838

Married Mary Woods MANNING in Cambridge, Massachusetts.1

5th Jul 1839

Birth of son William Charles CLEVELAND in Baltimore, Maryland.1

27th May 1842

Birth of daughter Lucy Elizabeth CLEVELAND in Baltimore, Maryland.1

8th Jun 1842

Death of daughter Lucy Elizabeth CLEVELAND in Baltimore, Maryland.1

29th Sep 1843

Birth of son Clement CLEVELAND in Baltimore, Maryland.1

11th Oct 1846

Birth of daughter Mary Manning CLEVELAND in Norwich, Connecticut.1

28th Nov 1851

Died in Cambridge, Massachusetts.1


  • Dr. Anthony Benezet Cleveland resided first at Salem, Massachusetts, where he was taught watch making by his uncle William Cleveland.  In Salem hebecame an Unitarian.  He became Professor of Physics in the Maryland University, Baltimore.

    His sensitive nature forced him to relinquish his profession.  He prepared for teaching with Dr. Cox, and afterward established and conducted manyyears in Baltimore a school for young ladies, which in a short time became a flourishing institution.  On account of failing health he was obligedto relinquish his labors in 1843.  The school still (1882) exists, and belongs to Mr. N. H. Morrison.

    Author and Poet.  He studied medicine, and became a practising physician of Dedham, Massachusetts (lived on Federal Hill), of Cicinnati, Ohio, ofBoston, and Cambridge, Aug., 1859.  Member, Aug. 1859, of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, of Massachusetts.  He is buriedin Mt. Auburn Cemetary, where a monument to his memory has been erected by his Baltimore pupils.


  • 1. Ancestry Tree
    • Leonard Parren, compiler, (, Parren Family 0914 ahnentafel, RootsWeb's World Connect Project, (
    • Ahnentafel submitted September 14, 2002

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