Seth Millington Blair Jr.

19 March 1844–4 February 1867 (Age 22)
DeWitt, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Seth Millington

When Seth Millington Blair Jr. was born on 19 March 1844, in DeWitt, Texas, United States, his father, Seth Millington Blair, was 25 and his mother, Cornelia Jane Espy, was 24. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States in 1850 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860. He registered for military service in 1853. He died on 4 February 1867, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States, at the age of 22, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

Seth Millington Blair
Cornelia Jane Espy
William Jordan Blair
Phebe Blair
Benjamin Blair
Amanda Jane Blair
Seth Millington Blair Jr.
Ellen Cornelia Blair
Preston Alonzo Blair
Ezekial Blair
Abinadab Blair

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World Events (6)

Age 2
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
Age 2
Historical Boundaries: 1846: DeWitt, Texas, United States
1854 · The Crimean War
Age 10
The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: habitational name from any of the numerous places in Scotland called Blair, named with Scottish Gaelic blàr (genitive blàir) ‘plain’, ‘field’, especially a battlefield (Irish blár).

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

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Seth Millington Blair Jr.was born on 19 March 1844 in Guadaloupe River,Dewitt, Republic of Texas to Seth Millington and Cornelia Jane Espy Blair. He was the fourth of nine children, three girls and s …

Sources (22)

  • Seth Blair in household of Seth M Blair, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Seth Blair in household of Seth M Blair, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Seth M Blair, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"

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