ROBERT BLACKWELL
Washington County, Missouri
 

 

1778 - Robt. was born in Ky. & was the son of Francis Blackwell

1809 - Robert's daughter, Mary H., is born

1812 - Robert's daughter, Jane L., is born

1817 - Robert's daughter, Maria, is born

1824 - Robert's son, Robert M., is born

1831-36 - Comes to Missouri - The earliest date I have found so far in Missouri for Robert is 1836 although there is a land patent registered in St.FranCoMo for his brother, Jeremiah Blackwell, dated 1824.

1836 - Buys home & land from John W. Hopkins - E1/2 of SE1/4 SEC26 T38N R3E - containing 80 acres (see map below)

1838 - Land Patent

1840 - Land Patent

1839-40 - Land Patent - WashCoMo deed states that Robt. & Luvina Blackwell sold land (SW1/4 SW1/4 SEC25 T38N R3E) to James Lancaster in 1839.  However the Land Patents of Missouri Certificate #8110 states that Robert didn't acquire the land until 1 Oct. 1840.

1846 - Robt. apparently knew he was going to die soon & sold his property for $10 to his son Robert M. Blackwell in April 1846 - Bk.F, Pg. 184 - E1/2 of SE1/4 SEC26 T38N R3E - containing 80 acres (see map below)

1847 - died ca. April 1847 WashCoMo  -  Probate File 171 Dated: April 1847 - D.E. Perryman Adm. (Perryman was Robert's son-in-law) http://files.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/court/blackwel14gwl.txt 

BURIED  -  Perryman-Blackwell Family Cemetery, Cadet, Washington County, Missouri

 

m: in ?Ky? to Luvinia  ????? - Lavinia was born 5 April 1785 & died 6 Nov. 1848 in Washington County, Missouri.  She is buried in the Perryman-Blackwell Family Cemetery, Cadet, Mo. on property once owned by Robert Blackwell & David E. Perryman.

Children of Luvinia & Robert Blackwell:

Ellen - b: 1825    d: 1876 Blackwell Cem.      m: Michael Cann or Carr

Mary H. - b: 2 Apr. 1809 - Va. - d: 28 Nov. 1867 - Cadet, WashCoMo (trampled by a horse & died 2 days later) buried in Lancaster Cemetery - m: James Lancaster

Jane L. - b: 1812 - Ky. - d:     m: George Cunningham

Elvira - b:    d:      m: John Perkins

Maria F. - b: 1817 - Ky. - d:    m: David E. Perryman

Hester Ann - b:     d:      m:  2 Sept. 1847 Robt. W. McGahan, married at Hester's mother's house,  married by: James Lancaster, JP

ROBERT M.C.  - b: 1824 - Ky - d: 1869-70  - m: 1)                          m:  2) Catherine Barton

Arthur - b:     d:           m:

 

Robert Blackwell also owned 3 slaves:

one negro woman named Lucy

one boy named John

one small girl named Mary