Asa Blood Jr

24 February 1790–24 March 1846 (Age 56)
Hawley, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Asa

When Asa Blood Jr was born on 24 February 1790, in Hawley, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Asa Blood, was 25 and his mother, Rhoda Read Blood, was 18. He married Julia Smith on 8 September 1814, in Hawley, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 24 March 1846, in Laporte, Lorain, Ohio, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Butternut Ridge Cemetery, Laporte, Lorain, Ohio, United States.

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Asa Blood Jr
Julia Smith
Marriage: 8 September 1814
Merrick G Blood

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
Age 13
Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
Age 18
Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 English: evidently from Old English blōd ‘blood’, but with what significance is not clear. In Middle English the word was in use as a metonymic occupational term for a physician, i.e. one who lets blood, and also as an affectionate term of address for a blood relative.2 Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Llwyd ‘son of Llwyd’ ( see Lloyd ).

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

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Sources (11)

  • Asa Blood, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Asa, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Asa Blood, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"

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