John Blue Jr

9 September 1777–20 October 1841 (Age 64)
Waxhaw, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States

The Life of John

When John Blue Jr was born on 9 September 1777, in Waxhaw, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States, his father, John Blue, was 27 and his mother, Margaret Wallingford, was 27. He married Elizabeth McNary on 22 April 1801, in Bourbon, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Bourbon, Kentucky, United States in 1800 and Greene, Ohio, United States in 1830. He died on 20 October 1841, in Sangamon, Macon, Illinois, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Brittin Cemetery, Fancy Creek Township, Sangamon, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Blue Jr
1777–1841
Elizabeth McNary
1782–1849
Marriage: 22 April 1801
John B Blue
1801–1887
James Blue
1802–1849
Jane Blue
1809–1843
Samuel Blue
1814–1870
Martha Blue
1811–1868
David Houston Blue
1816–1899
Harrison A Blue
1819–1855
Elizabeth Ann Blue
1820–1854
William Marshall Blue
1828–1864
Caroline Blue
1828–1885
Amos Blue
1829–1912
Blue
1831–
Blue
1833–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 April 1801
Bourbon, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States
children

(13)

    Male1801–1887Male

    James Blue

    Male1802–1849Male

    Female1809–1843Female

    Martha Blue

    Female1811–1868Female

    Samuel Blue

    Male1814–1870Male

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 4

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1792 · Becomes the 15th State

Age 15

On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 17

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: generally a fairly recent Americanized form of German Blau or the French cognate Bleu.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Blue, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • John Blue, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • John Blue, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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