Samuel D Blood

28 November 1781–30 May 1835 (Age 53)
Groton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Samuel D

When Samuel D Blood was born on 28 November 1781, in Groton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Timothy Blood, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Dix, was 26. He married Susannah Nelson about 1802, in Orleans, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 30 May 1835, in Irasburg, Orleans, Vermont, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Irasburg, Orleans, Vermont, United States.

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Samuel D Blood
Susannah Nelson
Marriage: about 1802
Warner Blood
Harrison Blood
Mary Blood
Nathan Blood
Nelson Truman Blood
Samuel Blood
Eliza A. Blood

Spouse and Children

about 1802
Orleans, Vermont, United States


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World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 2

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1788 · New Hampshire Helps Ratify the US Constitution

Age 7

On June 21, 1788, New Hampshire became the ninth and final state needed to ratify the US Constitution and make it the official law of the land
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 19

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

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 (3)

  • Saml Blood, "United States Census, 1810"
  • Saml D Blood, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Samuel D Blood, "United States Census, 1820"

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