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Robert F. Blair
Birth: May 4, 1823
Washington County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 27, 1865
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA

Robert was born to James and Margueretta(Hall)Blair in Decatur, Washington, Ohio. He was the 2nd of 12 children. On 26 Feb 1845 in Marrow, Washington, Ohio he married Margaret Simpson Bailey. Together they would have 8 Children. Robert enlisted in Co. F, 12th Missouri Cavalry on 15 Oct 1863 In Sullivan Co, MO. Records clearly state Robert was tending to his Captain for several weeks prior to coming down with the same disorder. He died of chronic diarrhea in a local hospital. However, the hospital would state his condition was caused by being in a POW Camp. Although Robert was a POW at a much earlier period, that is not where the disorder was contracted. His life taken too soon and as his 3rd great granddaughter I thank him for his time and ultimate sacrifice in service. 
Family links: 
  Margaret Simpson Bailey Blair (1825 - 1907)*
  James Washington Blair (1847 - 1913)*
  Eliza Ann Hubbard Blair (1856 - 1947)*
  Daniel Webster Blair (1861 - 1924)*
*Calculated relationship
Nashville National Cemetery
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: G, 8701
Maintained by: Debra S. Fowler
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3181499
Robert F. Blair
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Grandfather... Thank you for your time in service.
- Debra S. Fowler
 Added: Feb. 17, 2012
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