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John Dana Blaney

  • Birth 1796 USA
  • Death 15 May 1796 USA
  • Burial Smithfield, Isle of Wight County, Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 6757621

Infant son of Smithfield ship captain was originally buried not far from James River Bridge, 3' x 5' marble grave ledger, carved with a cherub marked his grave. Inscription: "Here lies the Body of John Dana Blaney, who departed this Life the 15th May 1796. Aged 2 Months" Two hundred years later grave moved to St. Luke's (dates to about 1632) because of development of Eagle Harbor community. "It was pretty obvious that this was a well-to-do family," said Robert J. Little III, funeral director.


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  • Created by: Anonymous
  • Added: 6 Sep 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6757621
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Dana Blaney (1796–15 May 1796), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6757621, citing Saint Lukes Cemetery, Smithfield, Isle of Wight County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Anonymous (contributor 46862836) .