Biography of Charles C. Blair
Madison County, NY Biographies





Blair, Charles C., was born in the town of Nelson, May 16, 1832, a son of Jeremiah and Susan (Clark) Blair, who had eight children: Susan Jeanette, wife of Levi P. Greenwood; Jeremiah, Jr., Henry C., Isaac A., Charles C., Arvin H., Edmon F., and Addison D. Mr. Blair's early life was spent with his parents and when a young man he learned the carpenter's trade and followed contracting and building twentyfive years. October 6, 1863, he married Mary E., daughter of Harvey and Betsey (Norton) Everts. They have two children; Frances Carroll, wife of Frank O. Jackson, and L. Greenwood Blair, who married Lydia, daughter of Lester and Jennie Slocum Mills; they have one daughter, Mary Camilla. In 1879 Mr. Blair purchased a farm near the village of Erieville, and carried on dairying and general farming until 1898, since which time he has lived retired. He has always been interested in town and county affairs and in educational work, having been school trustee many years. Jeremiah was a son of Enoch, who was a native of Blandsford Cotan. By trade he was a stone mason. Enoch's children were Jeremiah, Alvin, One, Jane, Isaac, and Philo.

FROM:
Our County and it's people
A Descriptive and Biographical Record of
Madison County, New York
Edited by: John E. Smith
The Boston History Co., Publishers 1890


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