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George Bliss

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Preston Capes, Northampton, England
Death: Died in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Bliss (Sr. in UK) and Margaret Bliss
Husband of Ann Bliss
Father of Maj John Bliss
Brother of Jonathan Bliss; Thomas Bliss; Elizabeth Calcliffe and Mary Bliss

Occupation: blacksmith
Managed by: Private User
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About George Bliss

To view the document, double click on the thumbnail to open it. Then click on the document image. Wait for the 4-prong arrow to appear. Then click on the arrow to zoom the image. -------------------- Came to America in 1638

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Birth: 1591 Belstone Devon, England Death: Aug. 31, 1667


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Parents:
 Thomas Bliss (____ - 1649)

 

Burial: Unknown


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Created by: Shari Record added: Feb 15, 2010 Find A Grave Memorial# 48167236 http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=48167236 -------------------- Why is this so incomplete. As Brother of Thomas Bliss of Rehoboth Massachusetts, he is the George Bliss of Newport Rhode Island whose son John married the daughter of Governor Benedict Arnold I and so is related to the both hero and traitor Benedict Arnold V, according to Aaron Tyler Bliss in Genealogy of the Bliss Family in America, Vol. 1.

Floyd Bliss Hanson

First Cousin Ten Times Removed to this George Bliss.

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George Bliss's Timeline

1591
April 1591
Preston Capes, Northampton, England
1635
May 30, 1635
Age 44
Holy Cross Church, Daventry, England
1638
1638
Age 46
Emigrated to Boston, prob. with brother Thomas, may have resided short time in Lynn, then Sandwich, Mass.
1640
1640
Age 48
Removed to Newport, Rhode Island
1645
1645
Age 53
Sandwich, Massachusetts
1650
1650
Age 58
Appointed (along with others) to make and mend all arms in Newport
1667
August 31, 1667
Age 76
Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
1930
December 24, 1930
Age 76
1931
January 14, 1931
Age 76
1945
April 17, 1945
Age 76