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1 James Blair

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Death:                     bet Sep 1839-1840, St Joseph Twp, Williams Co, OH

 

Williams Co, OH Probate - Will of James Blair; dated 12 Sept 1839; no date recorded; wife Nancy; two sons living at home on Sec 32 St. Joseph Twp: Wright and Seth; daus: Fanny Fowler, Rebecak Snow, Nancy Blair; 4 children of former wife: oldest dau Anna, a married woman; John; Asa; James; exec Wright Blair, son; signed James Blair; wit Elisha Clark, Thomas Olds, IB and William Dawson, p32

 

1850 Milford Twp to enumerate Elisha Clark 61 PA and wife Mary 50 PA

 

Spouse:                   Nancy

Birth:                      1780-1790

 

Children:                  Rebecca (1817-)

                              Wright (1820-)

                              Seth (1823-)

                              Nancy (1826-)

                              Fanny

 

Other spouses:          UNNAMED

 

1.1 Rebecca Blair

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Birth:                      1817, PA

 

1860 St. Joseph Twp, Williams Co, OH Federal Census p112A - 26 July 1860

Snow, Rebecca 43 PA

Benjamin J 21 OH

Fanny 19 OH

May 11 OH

Farnham 6 OH

Brown, Hiram 25 OH laborer

 

Rebecca Blair Snow v Jesse Snow (Journal 6 p246 - 3 Dec 1862; Roll 16 case number 23 - Dec 1862)

 The couple was married on 21 Nov 1838 in St. Joseph Twp, Wms Co by Samuel Slater, JP (Marriage V1 p31).  Rebecca was the daughter of James and Nancy Blair.  James' will (Probate #32) in Wms Co listed his children: Wright, Seth, Fanny Fowler, Rebeckah Snow, and Nancy Blair.  In the 1850 St. Joseph Twp federal census, p82, the Snow family was listed as Jesse 36 NY, Rebecca 33 PA, Benjamin 11 OH, Fanny 9 OH, and Mary 1 OH. In the 1860 St. Joseph Twp federal census p112a, Rebecca Snow 43 PA was head of house with Snow children Benjamin J 21 OH, Fanny 19 OH, May 11 OH, Farnham 6 OH, and farm laborer Hiram Brown 25 OH.

 Rebecca stated that Jesse abandoned the family on 22 Apr 1856 and the last she heard of him was on 4 Jan 1858.  He supposedly went to California.  He was the owner in fee simple of land. Daniel Farnham owed him $575.  Hiram Byers had his money. Their children were Benjamin J (23), Fanny H Slater (21), Mary B (13), and Fenniman F (8). She received alimony of $490.  In the 1870 St. Joseph Twp federal census p32, Rebecca 53 PA continued as head of house with youngest son Farnaham 16 OH.

 

Spouse:                   Jesse Snow

Birth:                      1814, NY

Death:                     bef 1860

Marr:                       21 Nov 1838, Williams Co, OH

 

Children:                  Benjamin (1839-)

                              Fanny H (1841-1870)

                              Mary (1849-)

                              Farnham (1854-)

 

1.1.1 Benjamin Snow

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Birth:                      1839

 

1.1.2 Fanny H Snow

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Birth:                      1841

Death:                     1870

 

Spouse:                   Edward Slater

Birth:                      21 Nov 1833, Richland Co, OH1

Father:                     Samuel Slater (1798-1850)

Mother:                   Margaret Wilson (1799-1877)

Marr:                       13 Dec 1860, Williams Co, OH

 

Children:                  Ellen

 

1.1.2.1 Ellen Slater

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Spouse:                   Jesse Wilson

 

Children:                  Fanny P

                              Panzy M

                              Jacob E

                              Ethel S

 

1.1.3 Mary Snow

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Birth:                      1849

 

1.1.4 Farnham Snow

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Birth:                      1854

 

1.2 Wright Blair

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Birth:                      1820, PA

 

1850 St. Joseph Twp, Williams Co, OH Federal Census p82B - 10 Sept 1850

Blair, Wright 30 PA

Jane 26 NY

Henry 8 OH

Nancy 7 OH

Idelia 5 OH

Seth 3 OH

 

1860 St. Joseph Twp, Williams Co, OH Federal Census p114a - 27 July 1860

Blair, Wright 41 NY

Jane 35 OH

Henry 18 OH

Nancy 16 OH

Phidelia 14 OH

Seth 13 OH

Sarah 6 OH

John 5 OH

Wright 2 OH

Dwight 2 OH

 

Spouse:                   Jane Prindle

Birth:                      1824, NY

Father:                     Adolphus Prindle (1790-)

Marr:                       14 Oct 1840, Williams Co, OH

 

Children:                  Henry (1842-)

                              Nancy (1843-)

                              Idelia (1845-)

                              Seth (1847-)

                              Sarah (1854-)

                              John (1855-)

                              Wright (1858-)

                              Dwight (1858-)

 

1.2.1 Henry Blair

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Birth:                      1842

 

1.2.2 Nancy Blair

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Birth:                      1843

 

1.2.3 Idelia Blair

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Birth:                      1845

 

1.2.4 Seth Blair

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Birth:                      1847, OH

 

1.2.5 Sarah Blair

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Birth:                      1854

 

1.2.6 John Blair

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Birth:                      1855

 

1.2.7 Wright Blair

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Birth:                      1858

 

1.2.8 Dwight Blair

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Birth:                      1858

 

1.3 Seth Blair

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Birth:                      1823, OH

 

1860 St. Joseph Twp, Williams Co, OH Federal Census p113b -114a - 27 July 1860

Blair, Seth 37 OH

Laura 22 OH

Curtis 8M OH

James 14 OH

 

Spouse:                   Laura Ball

Birth:                      1838, OH

Marr:                       29 Mar 1860, Williams Co, OH

 

Children:                  Curtis (1860-)

 

1.3.1 Curtis Blair

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Birth:                      1860

 

1.4 Nancy Blair

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Birth:                      1826, OH

 

Spouse:                   Michael Upp

Birth:                      1825, PA

Death:                     25 Aug 1888, Milford Twp, Defiance Co, OH2

Marr:                       19 Jan 1845, Williams Co, OH

 

Children:                  Henry B (1848-)

 

1.4.1 Henry B Upp

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Birth:                      1848

 

1.5 Fanny Blair

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Spouse:                   Fowler

Marr:                       bef 1839

 


 

Sources

 

1. Presidents, Soldiers, and Statesmen, reprint by Williams County Genealogical Society, original print date, 1892, p630-631, 634.

2. Defiance County, Ohio Death Records 1884-1907, Defiance County Genealogical Society, 2004.


 

Index

 

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      Fowler                                                         spouse of 1.5

      Nancy                                                          spouse of 1

Ball

      Laura                                                           spouse of 1.3

Blair

      Curtis                                                          1.3.1

      Dwight                                                        1.2.8

      Fanny                                                          1.5

      Henry                                                          1.2.1

      Idelia                                                           1.2.3

      James                                                          1

      John                                                            1.2.6

      Nancy                                                          1.2.2

      Nancy                                                          1.4

      Rebecca                                                       1.1

      Sarah                                                           1.2.5

      Seth                                                            1.3

      Seth                                                            1.2.4

      Wright                                                         1.2

      Wright                                                         1.2.7

Prindle

      Adolphus                                                     parent of spouse of 1.2

      Jane                                                            spouse of 1.2

Slater

      Edward                                                         spouse of 1.1.2

      Ellen                                                           1.1.2.1

      Samuel                                                        parent of spouse of 1.1.2

Snow

      Benjamin                                                     1.1.1

      Fanny H                                                      1.1.2

      Farnham                                                      1.1.4

      Jesse                                                           spouse of 1.1

      Mary                                                           1.1.3

Upp

      Henry B                                                       1.4.1

      Michael                                                       spouse of 1.4

Wilson

      Ethel S                                                        child of 1.1.2.1

      Fanny P                                                       child of 1.1.2.1

      Jacob E                                                        child of 1.1.2.1

      Jesse                                                           spouse of 1.1.2.1

      Margaret                                                      parent of spouse of 1.1.2

      Panzy M                                                      child of 1.1.2.1

 

 

 
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