James BLAIR

Male 1774 -


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  • Name James BLAIR  [1
    Born 17 Nov 1774  Hubbardston, Hampshire, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Military 23 Jun 1814  Fort Constitution, New Castle, Rockingham, NH Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • James was a Lieutenant in the US Regular Army. A listing of "Records of Men Enlisted in the U. S. Army Prior to the Peace Establishment, May 17, 1815" states he is a member of the US Artillery Corp under Capt. J. B. Walbach. His height is listed as 5' 93/4", he has blue eyes, brown hair and a light complexion. His occupation is listed as carpenter and his birthplace as Hubardston, Mass. He served until April 25, 1815.
    Cen-Head 1820  Richmond, Chittenden, VT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1820 census at Richmond, Chittenden, VT shows James Blair:
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 102
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 151
      Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 441
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 102
      Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 441
      Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture1
      Free White Persons - Under 165
      Free White Persons - Over 252
      Total Free White Persons7
      Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other7
    Reference Number 448.4.2 
    Person ID I28305  mm
    Last Modified 29 May 2019 

    Father Hugh BLAIR,   b. Abt 1750, Worcester, Worcester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1820, Jericho, Chittenden, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Mother Jean KENNAN,   b. 12 Feb 1749, Holden, Worcester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3005  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Nov 1774 - Hubbardston, Hampshire, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 1820 - Richmond, Chittenden, VT Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S750] Massachusetts, Town Birth Records, 1620-1850, New England Historic Genealogical Society, (Ancestry Date, 1999).

    2. [S1133] U.S. Army, Register of Enlistments, Records of the Adjutant General’s Office, 1780’s-1917, (National Archives, Washington, D.C., Ancestry Date, 2007).