James Blakeslee

(c 1834-1907)
FatherManning Blakeslee (-1846)
MotherOlive Sacket (c 1797-after 1860)
James Blakeslee, son of Manning Blakeslee and Olive Sacket, was born in Russell, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, in about 1834.1 He died aged 72 in Westfield, Hampden CountyG, on 8 April 1907 and was buried at Pine Hill Cemetery, WestfieldG.2
     In 1850 James was living in Russell, Hampden CountyG, in the household of his mother Olive, and was recorded in the census as James Blakesley, aged 14 and born in Massachusetts.3

 Notes & Citations

  1. Death record.
  2. "Massachusetts, U.S., Death Records, 1841-1915" (Ancestry image), "James Blakeslee, 72, laborer, d. Westfield, Massachusetts, 8 Apr 1907, b. Russell, MA, father Manning Blakeslee b. Russell, mother Olive Sackett b. Russell, informant Mrs W S Stearns, cause chronic albu..euris?, bur. Pine Hill Cemetery, Westfield, 11 Apr 1907."
  3. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll 318, p 238a
    Russell, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Blakesley, Olive, 52, real estate $400, b. MA
    Blakesley, Henry, 31, laborer, b. MA
    Blakesley, Jehabod, 20, laborer, b. MA
    Blakesley, James, 14, b. MA
    Blakesley, Ezra, 12, b. MA.
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited12 Jun 2022

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