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Francis Thomas Blessing
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Birth: Oct. 11, 1829
Maryland, USA
Death: May 24, 1916
Loudoun County
Virginia, USA

Francis was the son of Neri and Anna Maria Thomas Blessing. He was twice married. His first wife, Henrietta Cartzendafner, died in 1868. They had these children: Martin (died 1906), Viletta (died 1859), (David) Curtis, Ellen (died 1870), Charles (died 1866) and Salome Boyer. Francis married a second time, to Mary Rice, who died in 1899. They had a daughter Nettie Arnold. Besides his three children, Francis was survived by several grandchildren and a sister, Penelope Carter.
Francis passed away from Bright's disease at the home of his son Curtis. His stone does not have a date of death, but he is buried there. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Neri Blessing (1802 - 1846)
 
 Spouses:
  Henrietta M. Cartzendafner Blessing (1839 - 1868)
  Mary Jane Rice Blessing (1833 - 1899)
 
 Children:
  Martin Clinton Blessing (1857 - 1906)*
  Viletta Lauretta Rebecca Blessing (1858 - 1859)*
  Ellen Virginia Blessing (1863 - 1870)*
  Charles Francis Blessing (1866 - 1866)*
  Salome Lee Blessing Boyer (1867 - 1940)*
  Nettie F. Blessing Arnold (1870 - 1943)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Henry Blessing (1827 - 1873)*
  Francis Thomas Blessing (1829 - 1916)
  George Washington Blessing (1832 - 1906)*
  Elizabeth Ellen Blessing Hargett (1835 - 1867)*
  Penelope Rebecca Blessing Carter (1837 - 1924)*
  Anna Maria Blessing Zimmerman (1842 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Jefferson United Methodist Church Cemetery
Jefferson
Frederick County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: Jen Snoots
Record added: Jan 17, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10338614
Francis Thomas Blessing
Added by: Jen Snoots
 
Francis Thomas Blessing
Added by: Jen Snoots
 
Francis Thomas Blessing
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- Suzie Nash
 Added: May. 10, 2014
Rest in peace, Uncle Francis.
- Jen Snoots
 Added: Jan. 17, 2005
 
 
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