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 Clinton R. Blackwood

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Clinton R. Blackwood

  • Birth 1835 New York, USA
  • Death 9 Nov 1891 Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
  • Plot 5453 30
  • Memorial ID 94157861

Husband of Isabella Swezey Blackwood and father to Duncan, Ainsley Burdette and William Rathburn (his burial unknown). Isabella & Clinton married on June 23, 1870.

"BLACKWOOD, CLINTON R.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, April 18,1861, at Brooklyn, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, May 23,1861; captured in action, August 28,1862, at Gainesville, Va.; paroled, no date; discharged for disability,June 8, 1863, at Annapolis, Md." He served Co. E 84th NY Inf.

Held the following patent:

150,278 Skirt-Elevator. - Clinton R. Blackwood, New York, N.Y. Application filed April 6, 1874.
Claim - A skirt or dress elevator consisting essentially of the cords E E, rings FFF', waistband C, back-piece A and flexible tubes, the latter converging toward their lower ends and united to the back-piece, all combined for the purpose specified.

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  • Created by: BarbaraLL
  • Added: 24 Jul 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 94157861
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Clinton R. Blackwood (1835–9 Nov 1891), Find A Grave Memorial no. 94157861, citing Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by BarbaraLL (contributor 47696826) .