Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more

* The Eugene W. Blood Family Home Page*

Updated December 2, 2009


The BLOOD family came to Philadelphia by way of Ruddington, a small town. South of the Market City of Nottingham in Nottinghamshire. The earliest record I have is 1742 in the town of Nottingham. It was in Ruddington in 1835 that Robert Blood (1813) would marry a Elizabeth Bronson (Branson)(1817). And in 1838 George Blood (1817) his brother would marry a Sarah Branson (1821) sister to Elizabeth. Robert and George's father was a John Blood (1777) and Sarah and Elizabeth's father was John Branston (1788) all the males were FWK's Frame Work Knitters in Ruddington.
On 24 May 1864, the packet ship Tuscarora docked in Philadelphia and it carried Sarah the wife of George(1817) and their children. Enoch (1839) son to George also had his wife Emma (Belton) with him also William Gee and Emma Gee(Blood)
They came into Philadelphia because George Blood (1817) had come over before and was with a Thomas Branson (1818) who was brother to Sarah and Elizabeth. Thomas Branson along with his wife Sarah Spittlehouse had started a mill.

***

Eugene William Blood

300 East Main Street
Norton, MA 02766-2520
A-United States
Ruddington1864@aol.com


Edit Your Page

GEDCOM Trees (viewing trees requires 4.0 or later)

 

Family Tree Maker Reports and Trees

 

Related Links

 
Created with Family Tree Maker

The content shown on this page has been submitted by a Genealogy.com customer, and is not subject to verification by Genealogy.com. Neither Genealogy.com nor its affiliates are responsible for the accuracy of any information contained on this page. The opinions expressed on this page are the author's alone and not the opinions of Genealogy.com.

Home | Help | About Us | Site Index | Terms of Service | PRIVACY
© 2009 Ancestry.com