|Birth: ||Jul. 26, 1849|
|Death: ||Feb. 22, 1880|
According to Callaway Co. MO cemetery records: Eugenia (b. 26 July 1849, d. 22 February.. 1880). She is buried in the Readsville Church Cem. in Callaway Co. MO. Her family is listed in the 1860 census of Callaway Co., MO, District No. 18, Williamsburg Post Office, Family # 1246. (Heritage Quest M653-610/967).
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Callaway Weekly Gazette Fulton, MO Feb. 27, 1880 3/5
Blackburn - - Near Readsville, February 22, 1880, of pneumonia. Mrs. Eugenia Blackburn, wife of James R. Blackburn, aged 30 years, 7 months and 22 days.
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Callaway Weekly Gazette Fulton, MO March 5, 1880 3/7
Mrs. Eugenia Blackburn was born June 26, 1849, was born again in August 1870 and united with the M.E. Church South, at Bethel. Her maiden name was Nunnelly. She was married to Mr. J. R. Blackburn October 13, 1870, and died of pneumonia February 22, 1880. Her husband and four children with a large circle of relatives and friends are left to lament her departure. She has finished her work and fallen asleep.
Asleep in Jesus, blessed sleep
From which none ever wake to weep
Watch therefore, for ye know not what
hour you Lord doth come.
James Robert Blackburn (1839 - 1904)
Earnest Leavell Blackburn (1871 - 1958)*
Lewis Everett Blackburn (1876 - 1969)*
Cornelius Elton Blackburn (1878 - 1956)*
Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery
Created by: Ed Bartolacci
Record added: Jun 07, 2008
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