My grandmother's first marriage was to Edward Blydenburgh, so I collected some information about the family:
Nathaniel V. & Ann Blydenburgh (also spelled Anne) had several children.Nathaniel was a laborer, later an engineer, born in Long Island, New York.Ann was born in Ireland.They resided in North Providence and Pawtucket.
Charles Henry was born 3/12/1859 in Pawtucket.He died 7/16/1882 at the age of 23 yr, 4 m, 4 d of consumption in Pawtucket.He was single.
Edward L. was born 11/6/1861 in North Providence, child #3.
Joseph was born 1/16/1868 in North Providence, child #5.He died 7/23/1884 in Pawtucket, gored to death by a bull.
John was born 1/20/1871 in North Providence, child #8.He died 10/18/1895 of typhoid fever.He was single and a machinist.