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Josiah Youngblood
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Birth: Sep. 29, 1818
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 1890
Wayne County
Tennessee, USA

"The Youngblood family, originally of North Carolina, came to Wayne Co. from Rutherford Co., Tn. Josiah and his brother, John, were sons of William and Edith Reed Youngblood.....Josiah has farmed for himself since 1837, the same year he wed Mary Horton, who died in 1879." This is taken from the book, "The Pariss Sims and Related Families 1765-1965," by Almon J. Sims. Josiah would have been his great, great grandfather.

A tenative marriage date for this couple is 1837.

Josiah Youngblood shows up in the 1840 US Federal Census with two other persons: his wife and a male child under the age of 5.

The first Census record that lists Mary Horton Youngblood by name is the 1860 US Federal Census. It lists:
Josiah, Mary, Hannah J. (Hannah Jane), Margarite (Margarite Elizabeth)

The 1870 US Federal Census lists: Josiah, Mary, Hannah E. (Margarite Elizabeth

Their children were:
William George (m. Frances Elizabeth Sims)
W.C. & W.H. (possible infant twins)
Edith Melinda Caroline (m. Hartwell Ebenezer John Shields Sims)
Lydia Hannah Jane (m. 1. Matthew J. Sims, 2. James Knox Polk Garrett)
Margarite Elizabeth (m. Harmon Lakey Bryant)

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Youngblood (1790 - 1840)
  Edith Lucinda Reed Youngblood (1792 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Horton Youngblood (1819 - 1879)*
 
 Children:
  William George Youngblood (1837 - 1885)*
  W.C. & W.H. Youngblood (1838 - 1838)*
  Edith Malinda Caroline Youngblood Sims (1842 - 1915)*
  Lydia Hannah Youngblood Sims Garrett (1844 - 1885)*
  Margarite Elizabeth Youngblood Bryant (1860 - 1897)*
 
 Siblings:
  Josiah Youngblood (1818 - 1890)
  Lydia Hannah Jane Youngblood Horton Cypert (1821 - 1908)*
  John William Youngblood (1829 - 1874)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sims Cemetery
Wayne County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Gay Hobt Morton
Originally Created by: Kim Mays
Record added: Aug 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75059006
 


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