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James Blair

Birthdate:
Birthplace: near Larne, County Antrim, Ireland
Death: Died in Lancaster District, South Carolina
Immediate Family:

Son of John Blair; James Blair; Martha Blair (Blythe) and Martha Blair
Husband of Mary Harper
Father of John Blair; William Blair; Thomas Blair; James Blair; Margaret White and 1 other
Brother of Hugh Blair; William Hyrum Blair; Andrew Blair; Joseph Blair; Hugh Blair and 5 others

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About James Blair

James Blair

  • Born: 1730, County Antrim, Ireland
  • Marriage: Mary Harper
  • Died: 1789, Waxhaws, Lancaster Co., SC at age 59

• Birthplace Note. Information provided by John Foster states birthplace as "near" Larne. I emailed John, and he replied he did not keep a record of this source.

• Immigration: to America, 1764-1768. These dates based on the known birthplaces of sons Thomas, born 1764 in County Antrim, Ireland and James, born 1768 at River Mill Plantation, Waxhaws, Lancaster Co., SC.

James married Mary Harper, daughter of William A Harper and Margaret. (Mary Harper was born in 1730 in County Antrim, Ireland and died in Waxhaws, Lancaster Co., SC.)

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James Blair's Timeline

1730
1730
near Larne, County Antrim, Ireland
1754
1754
Age 24
Northern Ireland
1757
1757
Age 27
County Antrim, Ireland
1759
March 24, 1759
Age 29
County Antrim, Northern Ireland
1764
1764
Age 34
County Antrim, Ireland
1768
1768
Age 38
River Mill Plantation, Waxhaws, Lancaster County, South Carolina
1771
August 7, 1771
Age 41
Lansford, Lancaster District, SC
1775
June 7, 1775
Age 45
South Carolina
1789
1789
Age 59
Lancaster District, South Carolina