22 October 1835–2 April 1923 (Age 87)
Carroll, Kentucky, United States
When Robert Sylvester Bledsoe was born on 22 October 1835, in Carroll, Kentucky, United States, his father, Joel G. Bledsoe, was 31 and his mother, Rachel Hathaway, was 22. He married Lydia Layton on 29 January 1857, in Fulton, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Groveland, Groveland Township, Tazewell, Illinois, United States in 1920 and Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States in 1923. He died on 2 April 1923, in Peoria, Illinois, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Springdale Cemetery, Peoria Heights, Peoria, Illinois, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.