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GEN John Blassingame, Jr
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Birth: May 19, 1769
Death: Nov. 12, 1823

Married ELIZABETH EASLEY in 1818. Pvt. BRANDON'S Regt. SC Troops. Revolutionary War, 1823. American Revolutionary Boy Soldier. General of S C Militia.

Son of WILLIAM and RACHEL WESTFIELD BLASSINGAME.


Descendants of William Blassingame:


1 William Blassingame - d. Bef 1785 in South Carolina
.... +Rachel Westfield?
......... 2 James Blassingame - d. Abt 1821 in Greenville, South Carolina
............... +Mary Gowen
......... 2 Mary Blassingame South Carolina
............... +Prue Benson
......... 2 William Blassingame - Bef 1810 South Carolina
......... 2 John Blassingame 1769 - 1823 South Carolina
............... +Elizabeth Easley 1774 - 1834
.................... 3 William Easley Blassingame
.......................... +Eliza Towns
.................... 3 Mary Blassingame
.......................... +Jess Cleveland
.................... 3 Nancy Blassingame
.......................... +Thomas Major Sloan
.................... 3 John Westfield M Blassingame - Bef 1883
.......................... +Sarah M Sloan 1803 - 1883
............................... 4 John Blassingame
.................... 3 Ester Blassingame 1795 - 1869
.......................... +Enoch Berry Benson 1789 - 1860
......... 2 Thomas Blassingame 1771 - 1859 d. Pickens Co, South Carolina
............... +Nancy "Ann" Easley 1776 - 1810 BuckinghamCo, VA - PickensCo, SC

OR:

General John Blassingame, Jr. was the son of John Blassingame,
DAR Ancestor Number A011180, and Rachel McElroy. You are correct: General Blassingame married Elizabeth Easley, daughter of Robert Easley, DAR Ancestor Number A035597.

General Blassingame's brother, James Blassingame, DAR Ancestor Number A011179, married Mary Gowen. She was the daughter of John Gowen, DAR Ancestor Number A046766, and Lettice Bearden. Gowensville, SC (Spartanburg County) was named in honor of John Gowen.

General Blassingame's sister, Phoebe Blassingame, married John Ham (Hamm), DAR Ancestor Number A049930.

Records from DAR GRS at dar.org.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Easley Blassingame (1772 - 1834)
 
 Children:
  William Easley Blassingame (1798 - 1841)*
  Nancy E. Ann Blassingame Sloan (1805 - 1872)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Blassingame Family Cemetery
Greenville
Greenville County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Record Hunter
Record added: Aug 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40711124
GEN John Blassingame, Jr
Added by: Jimmy Hunt
 
 
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- Christina Ray-Duncan
 Added: Mar. 7, 2015

- Vonnie L Cantrell
 Added: May. 7, 2014
So sorry your final resting place is not so peaceful nor cleaned up as it should be.
- Jimmy Hunt
 Added: Mar. 22, 2014
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