Born at Hopewell, Mercer County, December 20, 1841; son of Stephen and Francenia (Hunt) Blackwell; married at
Hopewell, N. J., on October 5, 1865, to Susan Weart, daughter of Spencer Weart of Hopewell.
Children: Stephen Weart, (who was lost in the sinking of the Titanic),Clara May, William Jewell and Henry Clayton.
Jonathan Hunt Blackwell, former State Senator from Mercer County, traces his descent back to an ancient English family. No less than six towns in that country bear the family name of Blackwell and his coat of arms is in Ricker's "Annals of Newtown.
[contributed by Cathie Ghent Catoe]
Stephen Blackwell (1808 - 1883)
Francina A. Hunt Blackwell (1811 - 1888)
Susan Weart Blackwell (1841 - 1916)*
Stephen Weart Blackwell (1866 - 1912)*
Clara May Blackwell (1867 - 1935)*
William Jewell Blackwell (1869 - 1930)*
Henry Clayton Blackwell (1874 - 1945)*
William Larison Jewell (1829 - 1870)**
David Lafayette Blackwell (1832 - 1936)**
Nelson Daniel Blackwell (1834 - 1921)**
Elizabeth W. Blackwell Dolton (1836 - 1909)**
Jonathan Hunt Blackwell (1841 - 1919)
Charles Howell Blackwell (1843 - 1916)*
Willis Burroughs Blackwell (1845 - 1937)*
Hopewell Baptist Meeting House Cemetery
New Jersey, USA
Created by: Sharon Hobart
Record added: Aug 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74854330