BLACKSHEAR

Patriarch : Isaac Wesley BLACKSHEAR and descendents


Generation 1

Isaac Wesley BLACKSHEAR was born 31 March, 1818 in Washington County, Georgia.. He married Mary Elizabeth DIXON in Conecuh County, Alabama. Mary Elizabeth, the daughter of Rufus Wiley Bonaparte DIXON and Elsie Permelia MAY, was born on 14 November, 1826, most likely in the area of Dixie, Alabama. Isaac, along with Mary Elizabeth and his daughter Mary, were reported on the 1870 Escambia County, Alabama census:
          BLACKSHEAR, Isaac, age 52, Farmer, born Georgia; BLACKSHEAR, Mary, age 46, Housekeeper, born Alabama; BLACKSHEAR, Mary, age 20, living at home, born Alabama.
         
Isaac Wesley BLACKSHEAR died about 1890. Mary Elizabeth DIXON-BLACKSHEAR passed away in about 1896 in Texas, where she was buried. They would both have been in their seventies when they died. Isaac and Mary Elizabeth had sixteen children.

          Children of Isaac Wesley BLACKSHEAR and Mary Elizabeth DIXON are:
                    i. Alex Chilton BLACKSHEAR.
                    ii. Edd BLACKSHEAR.
                    iii. Jenny BLACKSHEAR.
                    iv. John W. BLACKSHEAR.
                    v. Magnolia BLACKSHEAR.
                    vi. Mary A. BLACKSHEAR, b. Abt. 1850.
                    vii. Melissay BLACKSHEAR, m. ? OWENS.
                    viii. William A. BLACKSHEAR, b. 1847.
                    ix. Wesley BLACKSHEAR, b. 1849.
                    x. Josephine E. BLACKSHEAR, b. 1851; d. Santa Clara County, CA; m. John B. MILLER.
                    xi. Andrew BLACKSHEAR, b. 1854.
                    xii. Malinda W. BLACKSHEAR, b. 03 Jul 1857; m. ? GLASS.
                    xiii. Caroline BLACKSHEAR, b. 1859; m. ? MEACHAM.
                    xiv. Elizabeth A. BLACKSHEAR, b. 11 Mar 1863.
                    xv. Ernest Lee BLACKSHEAR, b. 22 Oct 1864.
                    xvi. Elijah W. BLACKSHEAR, b. 29 Jul 1868.

Descendants of Isaac Wesley BLACKSHEAR. See specific family pages for details.

    1         Isaac Wesley BLACKSHEAR...............1818 - 1890
..                +Mary Elizabeth DIXON.............1826 - 1896   m: in Conecuh County, AL
........          2      Alex Chilton BLACKSHEAR
........          2      Edd BLACKSHEAR
........          2      Jenny BLACKSHEAR
........          2      John W. BLACKSHEAR
........          2      Magnolia BLACKSHEAR
........          2      Mary A. BLACKSHEAR..........1850 -
........          2      Melissay BLACKSHEAR
............               +? OWENS
........          2      William A. BLACKSHEAR.......1847 -
........          2      Wesley BLACKSHEAR............1849 -
........          2      Josephine E. BLACKSHEAR....1851 -
............               +John B. MILLER
........          2      Andrew BLACKSHEAR...........1854 -
........          2      Malinda W. BLACKSHEAR......1857 -
............               +? GLASS
........          2      Caroline BLACKSHEAR..........1859 -
............               +? MEACHAM
........          2      Elizabeth A. BLACKSHEAR.....1863 -
........          2      Ernest Lee BLACKSHEAR........1864 -
........          2      Elijah W. BLACKSHEAR..........1868 -