When Mary Jane Blevins was born in 1800, in Virginia, United States, her father, James Daniel Blevins, was 49 and her mother, Hannah Osborne Lyons, was 40. She married Thomas Benton Elrod on 18 February 1822, in Lawrence, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Osage, Missouri, United States in 1850. She died in 1861, in Vienna, Maries, Missouri, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Vienna, Maries, Missouri, United States.
Welsh: Anglicized form of Blethen with post-medieval, with excrescent -s.