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Elem J Blain
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Birth: May 15, 1807
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 26, 1887
Paulding County
Ohio, USA

1880 Delaware County History-- Elam Blain, farmer; P.O. Galena; was born May 15, 1807, in Luzerne Co., Penn.; the son of Elam and Catharine Blain; The subject was the youngest of fourteen children. Nov. 14, 1826, he married Sarah Cockerill; she was born Dec. 25, 1807; after his marriage, they lived as one family with his parents until 1858, when he bought his present homestead. Mrs. Blain died Oct. 7, 1863; she left eight children--Solomon, Catharine, Matilda, Emeline, Leonora, Elam, Rhoda and Delilah, who are still living; one child--Lafayette, died in infancy. April 21, 1873, Mr. Blain married Mrs. Hannah Miller; she was born Dec. 24, 1820, daughter of Jacob Pace; in 1847 , she married William Miller; he died March 1871; they had two children--Albert and Henry (deceased). The subject was Justice of the Peace of Harlem Township twelve years, and held other township offices; was also First Lieutenant in the State militia for five years.
Live Oak Cemetery
Paulding County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Candy
Record added: Sep 05, 2008
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Elem J Blain
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Elem J Blain
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Honoring my GG-Grandfather.
- Judy (Blain) Vaughan
 Added: Feb. 17, 2013
In memory of my 4th great grandfather.
- Candy
 Added: Sep. 5, 2008

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