Wade Hampton Blevins

28 January 1843–6 October 1909 (Age 66)
Carroll, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Wade Hampton

When Wade Hampton Blevins was born on 28 January 1843, in Carroll, Arkansas, United States, his father, Armstead Blevins, was 24 and his mother, Delilah Shults, was 26. He married Louisa Eliza Jennings on 21 September 1865, in Llano, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Llano, Texas, United States in 1890 and Justice Precinct 1, Montague, Texas, United States in 1900. He registered for military service in 1862. He died on 6 October 1909, in Llano, Llano, Texas, United States, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Wade Hampton Blevins
1843–1909
Louisa Eliza Jennings
1844–1935
Marriage: 21 September 1865
Logan Alvin Blevins
1866–1900
May Blevins
1871–
Olly Blevins
1878–
Lee Alvin Blevins
1867–1953
Alice "Allie" Blevins
1869–
Mary Catherine Blevins
1870–1943
Cynthia Louisa Blevins
1872–1961
Ida Blevins
1876–
Olive Valendia Blevins
1877–1962
Charley H Blevins
1884–1970

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 September 1865
Llano, Texas, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Armstead Blevins

    Male1818–1864Male

    Female1817–1880Female

siblings

(6)

    Misanair Blevins

    Female1837–1865Female

    Nathaniel Blevins

    Male1838–Male

    Martin Jackson Blevins

    Male1840–1887Male

    Seth Monroe Blevins

    Male1841–1874Male

    Male1843–1909Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1844 · German Immigration to Texas

Age 1

Over 7,000 German immigrants arrived in Texas. Some of these new arrivals died in epidemics; those that survived ended up living in cities such as San Antonio, Galveston, and Houston. Other German settlers went to the Texas Hill Country and formed the western portion of the German Belt, where new towns were founded: New Braunfels and Fredericksburg.
1846

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861

Age 18

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.

Name Meaning

English, of Welsh origin: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Ble(i)ddyn ( see Blethen ), with the addition of the English patronymic suffix -s.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wade H Blevins, "United States Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War, 1890"
  • Wade H Blivnas, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Wade H Blevins in household of Armsteadt Blevins, "United States Census, 1850"

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