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Amanda Rebecca Caldwell Blakely
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1819
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 26, 1877

From the Art Inventories Catalog of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Smithsonian Institution Research Information System (SIRIS): There exists a painting by William Harrison Scarborough of Amanda Rebecca Caldwell Blakely, AKA, Mrs. Jonathan Marion Blakely, painted ca 1860, currently privately owned. Remarks: Amanda Rebecca Caldwell Blakely, born Feb 12, 1819, was the daughter of John Caldwell of South Carolina. She married Johnathan Marion Blakely on April 21, 1846 and died on June 26, 2878 (what it says on the website).

Found on genealogytrails.com, !878 & 1905 Observer abstracts, Newberry County, South Carolina: Caldwell, Amanda, daughter of John Caldwell, married 1846 to J. M. Blakely. Issue 8/21/1877 Southern Christian Advocate.
Found in the book, Marriage and Death Notices from Columbia, South Carolina Newspapers, 1838-1860, by Brent Howard Holcomb, Certified Genealogist, 1988, page: 246: from the South Carolina Temperance Advocate, issue of April 30, 1846: Married, on Tuesday evening, the 21st ult., by the Rev. Wm. Martin, Mr. J. F. Blakely, to Miss Amanda R. Caldwell, both of this place.

From the book, Portraits of South Carolinians and Portraits in South Carolina, page 33: Amanda Rebecca Caldwell was the daughter of John and Rebecca Wells Caldwell...she was the sister of Mrs. Mary (Caldwell) Robertson.

Found in the book, Record of Deaths in Columbia, South Carolina and elsewhere as recorded by John Glass, 1859-1877, by Brent Howard Holcomb, 1986, page 208: Mr's J. M. Blakely died in Col'a So. Ca. wife of M'r J. M. Blakely, June 26th 1877. In the death of the amiable christian lady.... 
 
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 Parents:
  John Caldwell (____ - 1870)
  Rebecca Wells Caldwell
 
 Spouse:
  Jonathan Marion Blakely (1813 - 1892)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Emerson Blakely (1847 - 1926)*
  Joseph A Blakely (1848 - 1849)*
  Ruth Blakely Scott (1850 - 1898)*
  James A Blakely (1852 - 1867)*
  John C. M. Blakeley (1854 - 1884)*
  Jefferson D Blakely (1858 - 1910)*
 
 Siblings:
  Infant Son Caldwell (____ - 1839)*
  Infant Daughter Caldwell (____ - 1846)*
  Amanda Rebecca Caldwell Blakely (1819 - 1877)
  Eliza A. Caldwell Scaife (1835 - 1909)*
  Mary Ophelia Caldwell Robertson (1836 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Transcribed from the book Interment Records of Elmwood Cemetery, Columbia, SC (three volumes)
 
Burial:
Elmwood Memorial Gardens
Columbia
Richland County
South Carolina, USA
Plot: Square 37, Lot 45, Grave 2
 
Created by: rdsxfan
Record added: Aug 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95460366
Amanda Rebecca <i>Caldwell</i> Blakely
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Amanda Rebecca <i>Caldwell</i> Blakely
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Amanda Rebecca <i>Caldwell</i> Blakely
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