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William Blackwell, Sr
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Birth: 1811
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec., 1859
Ten Mile
Meigs County
Tennessee, USA

Stranger walk lightly upon these graves. As Here lies of us whom never spoke unkindly to or about you. Remember us as we still live amongst ya'll. We forged this land for your easier life.

Husband of Eliza Dinez/Dinnes (pron.= Dennis). Father of Martha Jane, Hugh Long, Alfred Veal, James, John, Emily, William Edward "Ned or W.E" & Sarah "Sally" Blackwell, & 2 Infants.

Siblings: Brothers of William: Alfred Blackwell of Little Egypt Holler Rd, Ten Mile, TN and brother Joab Blackwell
and sisters: Elizabeth, Manerva, Sarah, Henrietta.

William Died of Pneumonia at his homestead on Upper Concord Rd 1/4 mile from his Mt. Zion Church in the winter just before Christmas tending to his crop & herd; leaving a wife with between 8-11 children. She never re-married and lived thru the Civil War and relocated & returned to re-purchased her own land.

Related to Rev Hiram B. Brandon & John H Watenbarger & William Cash's Kin of Rev Cash, all by marriage.
= JDKnaepen 4/2012
Family links: 
  Eliza Dines Blackwell (1820 - 1910)
  Martha Jane Blackwell Mathews (1840 - 1926)*
  Alfred Veal Blackwell (1846 - 1928)*
  Hugh Long Blackwell (1852 - 1925)*
  John G. Blackwell (1854 - 1924)*
  William Edward "Ned" Blackwell (1857 - 1938)*
  Sarah Blackwell (1859 - 1938)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Zion Cemetery
Ten Mile
Meigs County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Right by Church 2nd from Stone Wall END
Created by: J Knaepen
Record added: Apr 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88224593
William Blackwell, Sr
Added by: J Knaepen
William Blackwell, Sr
Added by: J Knaepen
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 Added: Mar. 3, 2014

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