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Hezekiah Blankenship (b. Abt. 1792, d. Bef. 1850)Hezekiah Blankenship (son of William Blankenship and Mary Riggins) was born Abt. 1792 in Halifax Co. Va., and died Bef. 1850 in Tazwell Co., Va..He married (1) Nancy Bowling on September 14, 1815 in Tazwell Co., Va., daughter of Jarrett Bowling and Eleanor Garrison.He married (2) Rachael Sanders on November 06, 1842 in Tazwell Co., Va..
Notes for Hezekiah Blankenship:
Hezekiah is on the tax records of Tazwell Co.,VA for 1816 and 1820
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This information came to me, Marian McCardell Baughman, via Julia Steel
She received it from a Elke Hall; he stated he had gotten it on the Bowling Web Site
Juli states: "Eveline Blankenship, daughter of Hezikiah Blankenship and Nancy Bowling, married a Hiram Blankenship in Tazwell Co. in 1849.I'm trying to find family on Hiram, who is my gggrandfather."She goes on to write:" The story goes that 2 Bowling boys came to live with the Blankenship family when they were passing through. I'm thinking that they were family all along.Hiram spelled his name Hiram B. Blankenship and some of his children also put a B. in their names."she also says," in my papers Hiram can be found in the 1850 census of Tazwell Co. #537 pg.503.The boys have always been refered to as Bomar boys"
More About Hezekiah Blankenship:
Fact 1: Bet. 1816 - 1820, Hezekiah was on the Tazwell Co. Tax List.
More About Hezekiah Blankenship and Nancy Bowling:
Marriage: September 14, 1815, Tazwell Co., Va..
More About Hezekiah Blankenship and Rachael Sanders:
Marriage: November 06, 1842, Tazwell Co., Va..
Children of Hezekiah Blankenship and Nancy Bowling are:
- +Elias Blankenship, b. 1816, Taxwell Co., Va., d. date unknown.
- +Nancy Blankenship, b. 1819, Taxwell Co., VA, d. Aft. 1880, Taxwell Co., VA.
- +Charlotte Blankenship, b. 1820, Tazwell Co., VA, d. Bef. 1880, Tazwell Co., VA.
- +Rebecca Blankenship, b. 1822, Tazwell Co., VA., d. Bef. 1900, Buchanan Co., Va..
- +Alfred Blankenship, b. 1824, Taxwell Co., V., d. date unknown, Clay Co., Va..
- Rachel Blankenship, b. 1826, Tazwell Co. Va, d. date unknown.
- +DeWitt Clinton Blankenship, b. 1830, Taxwell Co., Va., d. August 12, 1908, Mossyrock/ Centralia, Lewis Co.,Wa..
- Lairsida Blankenship, b. Abt. 1832, Tazwell Co., Va., d. date unknown.
- +Margaret Blankenship, b. Abt. 1832, Tazwell Co., Va., d. Bef. August 15, 1858, Tazwell Co., Va..
- Eveline Blankenship, b. 1832, Tazwell Co., Va., d. date unknown.
- Henry Blankenship, b. 1835, Tazwell Co., Va., d. date unknown.
- Clairinda Blankenship, b. Abt. 1840, Tazwell Co. Va, d. date unknown.
- +Louisa Blankenship, b. November 1840, Tazwell Co., Va., d. Aft. 1900, Grundy, Knox Creek, Buchanan Co., Va..
- John Blankenship, b. 1841, Tazwell Co., Va., d. date unknown.
Children of Hezekiah Blankenship and Rachael Sanders are:
- Betsy Blankenship, b. 1844, d. date unknown.