Alexey Iraklievich Levshin graduated from Voronezh gymnasium in 1813 and from the University of Kharkov in 1816.
In 1823-1831 Alexey Iraklievich Levshin was an officer on special assignments for the Novorossky and Bessarabian General-Governor M.S. Vorontsov. In 1827-1832 he participated in the creation of the newspaper "The Odessa Herald" and was one of its editors.
In 1831-1837 Alexey Iraklievich Levshin was the Odessa town Governor. Since 1855 he was a Senator. In 1861 he took an active part in the preparation of the peasant reform. In 1866 he was an Actual Privy Councilor.
The Memorable Moments in My Life
(Russian archive, 1885, book 2, part 8.)1885
The Historical and Statistical Review of the Ural Cossacks
The Description of the Kirghiz-Cossack or Kirghiz-Kaysak hordes and steppes
The Walks of Russian in Pompeii
The Letters from Russia1816