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William Penn Bliss
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Birth: Sep. 23, 1825, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 1862, USA

37 yr. 1 mo. 8 da.

The land for the cemetery was sold to the county court of Champaign County by William P. Bliss, whose grave is here, on 11 Sep 1855 for twenty-five dollars. Cunningham's History of Champaign County says "William P. Bliss was killed in 1864 in a struggle growing out of his defense of the principles of Lincoln and the Republican Party."

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Burial:
Old Bliss Cemetery
Champaign County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Rev. Dale Sims
Record added: Oct 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79574887
William Penn Bliss
Added by: Rev. Dale Sims
 
William Penn Bliss
Added by: Rev. Dale Sims
 
William Penn Bliss
Added by: Rev. Dale Sims
 
 
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