|Birth: ||Jan. 20, 1843|
Deer Head Cove
|Death: ||Jan. 4, 1921|
Funeral for Lewis B. Blevins, 77, Confederate veteran and pioneer
resident of Tarrant county, who died Tuesday at his home near Keller, was held at Keller at 3 o'clock Wednesday afternoon. Interment was in the Bourland cemetery at Keller.
"Blevins was a native of DeKalb County, Ala. He served four years in the Confederate army during the Civil war. He became a member of the Primitive Baptist church in 1874. In 1875 he was married and with his wife came to Texas, settling in Tarrant county. Since that time he has been engaged in farming near Keller and was widely known. He is survived by his wife, four sons, and two daughters. They are: William Blevins of DeQueen, Ark., M. J. Blevins of Fort Worth; J. N.
Blevins and Mrs. R. A. McCain of Keller; H. A. Blevins of Vernon; and Mrs. Lou Dill of Weatherford."
M. J. Blevins, his son, was Marion Joshua (Jock) Blevins, buried at Mount Gilead cemetary in Keller, TX.
Jonathan Blevins (1817 - 1911)
Emily Maxwell Blevins (1820 - 1878)
Mary A. Blevins (1838 - 1898)
Evlina Forester Blevins (1838 - 1877)*
Sarah Ann Thomas Blevins (1842 - 1934)*
M J Blevins (1869 - 1922)*
Maintained by: Ed Forester
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Record added: May 15, 2006
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