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Corenia Emaline "Emma" Ward Blazier
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1844
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 1890
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA

Corenia Emaline (Emma) Ward Blazier was the daughter of Daniel Ward and Susan Beckum Youngblood Ward. Her father died in the Civil War in 1864 and is probably buried as an unknown in Little Rock National Cemetery. Her mother is buried here in Ward Cemetery, along with Lloyd and Catherine Wilson Ward, her paternal grandparents, who originally set aside the land for this small cemetery.

Emma married George Washington Blazier 15 Feb 1872 in Jefferson County. George and Emma were the parents of five known children:

1.Daniel David was named for his two grandfathers. Daniel moved to Kansas as a young man and he and his wife Sarah Leota and several children are buried in Wichita Park Cemetery, Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas.
2. Bertha Ann married Stephen Logan Johnson in Jefferson County
3. John Wesley married Maude McConaughey
4. Ida May died at the age of 19 and is buried here near her parents.
5. Charles Edward married Ruth McConaughey.

Emma died in 1890 at the age of 45. George married Margaret E. Downing Asbury, widow of William Asbury. (This is sometimes spelled Asbery or Asberry.)

George is buried here near both of his wives. 
Family links: 
  Susan Beckum Youngblood Ward (1819 - 1878)
  George Washington Blazier (1843 - 1906)*
  Daniel David Blazier (1875 - 1957)*
  Bertha Ann Blazier Johnson (1877 - 1922)*
  Ida May Blazier (1882 - 1901)*
  William Lloyd Ward (____ - 1881)*
  Sarah Jane Ward Kirkpatrick (1839 - 1921)*
  Mary A Ward Ballard (1842 - 1903)*
  Corenia Emaline Ward Blazier (1844 - 1890)
  Electa Catharine Ward Isom (1846 - 1915)*
  Francis Marion Ward (1856 - 1917)*
  Charles Thomas Ward (1859 - 1891)*
*Calculated relationship
Ward Cemetery
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Bonnie Ward Williamson
Record added: Jul 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54733725
Corenia Emaline Emma <i>Ward</i> Blazier
Added by: Diana Bowers
Corenia Emaline Emma <i>Ward</i> Blazier
Added by: Bonnie Ward Williamson
Corenia Emaline Emma <i>Ward</i> Blazier
Added by: Bonnie Ward Williamson
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