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Rebecca J "Becky" Farthing Blair
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Birth: Nov. 2, 1832
Jennings County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1903
Pittsfield
Pike County
Illinois, USA

Pike Co. Democrat
Pittsfield Ill.
September 16, 1903

Mrs Beckie Blair passed away Friday evening
after a lingering illness. She was one of
the earliest settlers of this place. Her
husband T.B. Blair, ran a store at one
time. Since the death of her husband, she
has lived at her home at the south side of
town, but when she was stricken with para-
lysis, she was removed to the home of her
son, Albert Allen, where she died.
Elder Bolman of Roodhouse, preached the
funeral sermon at the Christian Church,
and her remains laid to rest in the Green
Pond cemetery. She leaves three sons and
a host of friends.

Mother of 9 or 10 children 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Gideon Farthing (1796 - 1868)
  Elizabeth Jane Sampson Farthing (1803 - 1852)
 
 Spouse:
  Theophilus Blair (1828 - 1892)*
 
 Children:
  Milton L Blair (1858 - 1937)*
  Thomas Fonch Blair (1869 - 1936)*
  Albert Allen Blair (1876 - 1942)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ephraim Samson Farthing (1821 - 1897)*
  Lydia Ann Farthing Hack (1822 - 1875)*
  David Farthing (1824 - 1825)*
  Daniel Will Farthing (1826 - ____)*
  Rebecca J Farthing Blair (1832 - 1903)
  Martha S. Farthing Willard (1834 - 1899)*
  Mary Ann Farthing Sidwell (1837 - 1903)*
  James H. Farthing (1841 - 1866)*
  Louisa Farthing Earls (1844 - 1868)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Pond Cemetery
Pearl
Pike County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: tjvon
Record added: Sep 23, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30016140
Rebecca J Becky <i>Farthing</i> Blair
Added by: Deanna Flynn
 
Rebecca J Becky <i>Farthing</i> Blair
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- GeorgiaCA
 Added: May. 6, 2013
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- tjvon
 Added: Sep. 23, 2008
 
 
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