Emily Bledsoe

1808–1848 (Age 40)
Wake, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Emily

When Emily Bledsoe was born in 1808, in Wake, North Carolina, United States, her father, Edward Bledsoe, was 27 and her mother, Mary Ann Marshall, was 20. She married John W Scott after 1823, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died in November 1848, in Tennessee, United States, at the age of 40, and was buried in Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

John W Scott
1810–
Emily Bledsoe
1808–1848
Marriage: after 1823
Samuel A Scott
1832–
James F. Crockett Scott
1839–
Mary H Scott
1834–1871
Sarah E Scott
1837–1910
Camden R. Scott
1841–

Spouse and Children

    John W Scott

    Male1810–Male

    Female1808–1848Female

MARRIAGE
after 1823
Tennessee, United States
children

(5)

    Samuel A Scott

    Male1832–Male

    Mary H Scott

    Female1834–1871Female

    Sarah E Scott

    Female1837–1910Female

    James F. Crockett Scott

    Male1839–Male

    Camden R. Scott

    Male1841–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 0

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 4

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 11

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Gloucestershire named Bledisloe, from the Old English personal name Blīð (a byname meaning ‘cheerful’) + Old English hlāw ‘mound’, ‘tumulus’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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