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Marriage: Children:
  1. Hudson Blankenship: Birth: ABT 1729 in Chesterfield Co., Va. Death: 1814 in Winfall, Campbell Co., VA

  2. William Blankenship: Birth: ABT 1730 in Chesterfield Co., VA. Death: 1802 in Chesterfield Co., VA

  3. Amey Blankenship: Birth: ABT 1731 in Chesterfield Co., VA.

  4. Joseph Blankenship: Birth: ABT 1735 in Chesterfield Co., VA.

  5. Isham Blankenship: Birth: ABT 1738 in Chesterfield Co., Va. Death: ABT 1805 in Cane Creek, Rutherford Co., N.C

  6. Henry Blankenship: Birth: ABT 1744 in Chesterfield Co., VA. Death: 1776 in Manchester Parish, Chesterfield Co., VA

  7. Nowell Blankenship: Birth: ABT 1746 in Chesterfield Co., VA. Death: 1794 in Amherst Co., VA

  8. Matthew Blankenship: Birth: ABT 1748 in Chesterfield Co., VA. Death: 1801 in Mecklenburg Co., VA

  9. Elizabeth Blankenship: Birth: ABT 1752 in Chesterfield Co., VA.

a. Note:   1736, Henrico Co., VA
 Blankenship, John
 Virginia Colonial Abstracts vol. 21 Henrico Co., 1736Page #8,
 John Blankenship Dr. 1736 one levy 100 acres, store debt. pd by cash from you
 and 51 pounds tobo from James Blankenship.
 Blankenship, Jos (John)
 Page #19, Henry Hudson Dr 1736..."By an Inspector's note in Jos Blankenships name for 200 lb tobo"...
 from DotBeDot(at)
  1746, Henrico Co., VA, Patent Title
 Blankenship, John
 Land Office Patents No. 24, 1745-1746, p. 377 (Reel 22).
 28 August 1746, 227 acres adjoining the land of Gilbert Ealom and Thomas More.
 From Don Blankenship db-email(at)
  1748, Henrico Co., VA, Patent Title
 Blankinship, John
 Land Office Patents No. 27, 1748-1749, p. 55 (Reel 25).
 1 December 1748, 372 acres adjoining, the land of Gilbert Elam Clary &c thence
 &c, on the South side the run of Deep Creek.
 From Don Blankenship db-email(at)
  1751, Will of John Blankenship:
 To son WIlliam, 128 acres, the plantation he now lives on, next to Gilbert Elam and Thomas Moore
 To son Joseph, the remainder of the survey above, 110 acres.
 To my three sons Isham, Hudson, and Henry, 372 acres on Deep Creek, equally divided
 To my two youngest sons Norvell and Matthew, land I live on, 200 acres, equally divided. Matthew to
 have plantation
 To daughter Amy Turner, 5 shillings
 To daughter Elizabeth Morrisett, 5 shillings
 To wife Elizabeth, 1/2 of personal estate, and rest to be divided equally between Joseph, Hudson, Henry,
 Norvell, and Matthew
 Wife and son William to be executors, Dated 9 April 1751
 Witnesses: Ephraim Blankenship, Ann Blankenship, John Ward.
  1754, John d. Dec. 1754 Chesterfield will (WB 1:161( m. Elizabeth Hudson, d/o William Hudson. Eliz. and son Wm.
 were Exors. with Henry Walthass and Joseph Blankenship, Securities. ( OB2:24). Elizabeth d. after
 4-29-1772 deposition in Chesterfield, age 85, filed in Henry Co. Folder 66 Determined Papers 1788-9
 concerning 2 Indians taken as servants by Henry Clay, now dec`d. John owned 800 ac. land in Henrico
 1746. BFH listed another son, Elisha who had son Barnette in Rev. War; Barnette went to Rutherford Co. N.C.
 Elisha was a grandson, s/o Isham Sr. Children (John`s will named all; deeds; Chesterfield OB2: BFH 207)
  1780, Bedford Co., VA, Grant Title
 Blankenship, Hudson
 Land Office Patents E, 1775-1776, 1780-1781 (v.2 p.463-930), p. 180 (Reel 46).
 20 July 1780, 170 acres on branches of Rock Castle Creek.
 From Don Blankenship db-email(at)
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