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Pvt William Henry Blan
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Birth: Sep. 17, 1841
Dallas City
Hancock County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 20, 1922
Adams County
Illinois, USA

Son of Albert & Diana (Edmunds) Blan

Married: Sarah Jane Horner (1852 - 1877)on 9/15/1869 in Hancock County, IL . She died from Typhoid Fever
Their son: John Daniel

Married: Ida Jane Taylor on 5/22/1879 in Hancock Co, IL
Their sons: Dr. James Weaver & Frank Leslie

He served in the Civil War: Co H, 78th IL Infantry. Mustered in at Quincy, IL on 9/1/1862 and out at Washington, DC on 6/7/1865

Occupation: Shoemaker most of his adult life and farmer. He had owned his own shoe shop in Hamilton, IL
In 1880: working on the railroad
In 1900: working at a quarry in Hamilton, Il

Cause of death: Cerebral Hemorrhage 
Family links: 
  Diana Edmunds Blan (1822 - 1903)
  Ida Jane Taylor Blan (1859 - 1930)*
  John Daniel Blan (1872 - 1953)*
  James Weaver Blan (1881 - 1967)*
  Frank Leslie Blan (1887 - 1889)*
  William Henry Blan (1841 - 1922)
  Nancy Ann Blan Dean (1855 - 1916)*
  John L. Blan (1860 - 1947)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: William does not have a regular headstone, just the military one.
Greenwood Cemetery
Hancock County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Deb McCallister
Record added: Dec 31, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63529160
Pvt William Henry Blan
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Pvt William Henry Blan
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Pvt William Henry Blan
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 Added: Jul. 31, 2013

- Deb McCallister
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