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Neziah Wright Bliss, Jr
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1861
Warsaw
Hancock County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 26, 1931
Jefferson County
Missouri, USA

Bliss, Niziah Wright Dec 24 1861 Apr 26 1931 Family Cem. Mothershead 69 yrs, 4 mo, 3 days N. W. & Jennie (Andrews) Bliss
Note: birth dates differ with death certificate, information from Mothershead Funeral Home.
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Parents:
Name: Neziah Wright Bliss b.1826 in Vermont
Spouse Name: Amanda Jessie Andrews b. 1834 in N. Y.
Marriage Date: 1 Dec 1852
Marriage County: Hancock County, Illinois
Comments: This record can be found at the County Court Records, Film # 0954177 - 0954180.
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Neziah was born December 24, 1861, Warsaw, Illinois to Neziah Wright Bliss, Sr. and Amanda Jessie "Andrews" Bliss. His brother, Malcolm Andrews Bliss, was also born in Warsaw on the 2nd of July 1862. Other know sibling are Mollie (aka Mary) Bliss, Ellis W Bliss, Wylys Bliss, George Bliss , Walter Bliss and Charles Bliss.

In 1873, Neziah Sr. married Louise Baugher (born Maryland, February, 1846, Father: James Baugher) They had the following known children:
Ralph Bliss
Eugene B Bliss
Margaret L Bliss

By 1915, Neziah has passed and Louise is living in Seattle, King County, Washington. Louise dies 27 Mar 1916 in Seattle, Washington.
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Lineage is as follows:

Grandson of Captain Ellis Bliss (1787-1851) and Mary Brickett Worthen Bliss (1790-?) married 1808.

Great-grandson of Lieutenant Ellis Bliss (1759-1829) and his first wife, Abigail Taylor (1757-1799). Lieutenant Ellis Bliss was born in Hebron, Conn. on the 5th of April 1759 and died on the 22nd of August 1829. He assisted in establishing American Independence. He was a Sergeant in the Revolution War in 1779 and afterwards a Lieutenant . He served nine months and was stationed in New London, Conn. and in White Plains, N. Y.
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Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Lucy Belle Hearst Bliss (1861 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"Read Isaiah 57-1 and know the truth"
 
Note: Burial in the Bliss section of the cemetery.
 
Burial:
Johnson Bliss Hubbard Cemetery
De Soto
Jefferson County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Deborah Black Phenix
Record added: Oct 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60894561
Neziah Wright Bliss, Jr
Added by: Deborah Black Phenix
 
Neziah Wright Bliss, Jr
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