Col. James Douglas Blanding

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Col. James Douglas Blanding

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, United States
Death: October 24, 1906 (85)
South Carolina, United States
Place of Burial: Sumter, Sumter County, South Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Col. Abraham Lewis Blanding and Mary Caroline Blanding
Husband of Leonora Agnes Blanding
Father of Mary Emma Blanding; Mary Adelaide Haman; James McFadden Blanding; Caroline DeSaussure Upshur; Leonora McFadden Holman and 12 others
Brother of Maj. Ormsby deSaussure Blanding; William Blanding; H. William Blanding and Septimus Blanding
Half brother of Charlotte Blanding

Occupation: lawyer, grad of SC Univ., Lt in Mexican War, Col. & Brig Gen. Confederate Army 1861-65, had 15 children, 40 gr. children
Managed by: Gregory Thomas Beck
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About Col. James Douglas Blanding

James Douglass Blanding: Born: June 26, 1821 Birthplace: Columbia South Carolina Father: Abraham Blanding 1775 - 1855 Mother: Mary Caroline DeSaussure Blanding 1795 - 1860 Wife: Lenora Agnes McFadden Blanding 1831 - 1886 Children: Robert Charles Blanding 1861 - 1936 (Buried: Concord Presbyterian Church Cemetery Sumter S.C.) Mary Adelaide Blanding James McFaddin Blanding Caroline DeSaussure Blanding Emma Blanding Leonora McFaddin Blanding William DeSaussure Blanding Abraham Lewis Blanding Octavia Theodosia Blanding Henrietta Ormsby Blanding Margaret Ella Blanding Rebecca Holmes Blanding Donald McQueen Blanding Pauline Grimball Blanding Anna Frances Blanding

Occupation before War: Practiced law in Sumter South Carolina Mayor of Sumter South Carolina Served in the Mexican War Civil War Career: 1861: Lt. Colonel of 9th South Carolina Infantry Regiment 1861 – 1862: Colonel of 9th South Carolina Infantry Regiment Tried to raise a battalion of Partisan Rangers in South Carolina Occupation after War: Practiced law in Sumter South Carolina Trustee of Davidson College

Died: October 24, 1906 Place of Death: Heriot South Carolina Age at time of Death: 85 years old Burial Place: Sumter Cemetery Sumter South Carolina* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy: Mar 3 2020, 23:37:32 UTC

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Col. James Douglas Blanding's Timeline

1821
June 26, 1821
Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, United States
1836
1836
1849
November 17, 1849
Sumter, Sumter County, SC, United States
1851
January 12, 1851
1852
June 14, 1852
1853
December 31, 1853
1855
May 16, 1855
1856
June 4, 1856
Sumter, Sumter County, South Carolina, USA
1858
March 25, 1858
Sumter County, South Carolina, USA