Thomas Bliven

Brief Life History of Thomas

When Thomas Bliven was born on 26 March 1794, in Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Samuel Bliven Jr, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth Hall, was 25. He had at least 1 son with Levinia L Smith. He died before 1837.

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Thomas Bliven
Levinia L Smith
Thomas Alonzo Bliven

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Bliven, "Rhode Island, Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"
  • Thomas Samuel Bliven in entry for Thomas Alonzo Bliven, "Rhode Island, Vital records, 1846-1898, 1901-1953"
  • Five Families of Charlestown, Rhode Island

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World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

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.


France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.


Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Welsh: variant of Blevins .

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

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