Samuel H. Bliven

Male30 May 1861–

Brief Life History of Samuel H.

When Samuel H. Bliven was born on 30 May 1861, in Lenox, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, James H Bliven, was 27 and his mother, Mary A. Sullivan, was 24. He married Mary Agnes Cole on 3 October 1893, in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. He lived in Lee, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States in 1880 and Boston Ward 4, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1910.

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Samuel H. Bliven
Mary Agnes Cole
Marriage: 3 October 1893

Sources (9)

  • Samuel Bliven in household of James Bliven, "Massachusetts State Census, 1865"
  • Samuel Bliven, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"
  • Samuel H. Bliven, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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  • Marriage
    3 October 1893Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States
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    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    Age 2

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 35

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh: variant of Blevins .

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

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