James BLISS

Male 1788 - 1839  (51 years)


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  • Name James BLISS 
    Born 10 Mar 1788  Wilbraham, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 03 Sep 1839  Iroquois, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3194  Purdy Family Tree | Bliss Branch
    Last Modified 24 May 2014 

    Father Silas BLISS,   b. 15 Apr 1743, Wilbraham, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Miriam BLISS,   b. 17 May 1749, Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 1768 
    Family ID F1099  Group Sheet

    Family Nancy Holmes PAYNE,   b. 05 Feb 1786, Dutchess, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1859, Will, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1812 
    Children 
    +1. Philenzo Payne BLISS, Sr,   b. 22 Oct 1813, Riga, Monroe, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1839, Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     2. Timothy F BLISS,   b. 07 May 1815, Riga, Monroe, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1865  (Age 49 years)
     3. Betsy S BLISS,   b. 12 Sep 1817, Riga, Monroe, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Oct 1817  (Age 0 years)
     4. Mary E BLISS,   b. 25 Nov 1818, Riga, Monroe, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Feb 1835  (Age 16 years)
     5. James M BLISS,   b. 03 Jul 1821, Riga, Monroe, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. George W BLISS,   b. 26 Dec 1823, Riga, Monroe, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1841  (Age 17 years)
    Last Modified 24 May 2014 
    Family ID F903  Group Sheet

  • Histories
    Philenzo Payne Bliss Jr Sketch
    Philenzo Payne Bliss Jr Sketch
    From the HISTORY OF ONTARIO COUNTY; compiled by Lewis Cass Aldrich; edited by George S. Conover; 1893;

    Philenzo P. Bliss, Bristol, was born in Kankakee county, Ill., June 16, 1839. He is a son of Philenzo P. Bliss, whose father was James Bliss, of Genesee county, N. Y., where he spent most of his life. He died in Illinois in 1839. Philenzo P. Bliss, father of subject, was born in Genesee county, October 22, 1813, and died in Kankakee county, Ill., August 30 1839. He went to Illinois when a young man, and married Caroline A. Gooding, who was born October 10, 1816, in Bristol, a daughter of James Gooding, who was born in Bristol, July 6, 1791. He was the third male white child born in the town of Bristol; his father was James Gooding, one of the pioneers of the county. The subject of this sketch was reared on a farm, and educated in Rockford Academy. He married Catherine L. Totman, of Bristol, born in Jefferson county, N. Y., September 21, 1839. Her father, Ward Totman, removed from Jefferson county to Bristol in 1840. Mr. Bliss and wife have had the following children: Irene C., Winifred K., Henry W., Mabel J., Edith S., Alice C., Lester P., Gooding H., and Esther (deceased). He removed to Bristol in 1876, and in 1882 he purchased the farm on which he now resides. He is a Republican, and is a member of the Farmer's Alliance of Bristol. He and his wife are members of the Congregational church of that place.

    http://ontario.nygenweb.net/BLtoBZsurnamefamilysketch.htm

  • Notes 
    • !! Family records which have been handed down and researched in the IGI . These records were researched by family members, in possession . of Edith Steele, 3 Gr Grand dau.