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Husband:  Cyrus N. BLOUNT / BLUNT
Birth:  ca. 1770, said to be Tyrone Twp., Bedford Co., PA
Death:  1802, Chillicothe, Ross Co., OH
Father:  Reading BLOUNT
Mother:  Abigail AMBROSE
Wife:  Elizabeth CARPENTER
Birth:  1760s/70s
Death:  15 Aug 1849, Highland Co., OH
Disposition:  buried 18 Aug 1849, Hillsboro Cemetery, Highland Co., OH
Children (said to have had seven children):
born in Pendleton Co., VA:
1.  Eli BLOUNT, b. 7 Dec 1790; m. 31 Dec 1812, Highland Co., OH, Lavina SWEARINGEN

born in Bourbon Co., KY:
2.  Andrew BLOUNT, b. ca. 1792/3
3.  Solomon BLOUNT, b. ca. 1794
4.  Mary BLOUNT, b. 30 Jun 1796
5.  Ambrose BLOUNT, b. ca. 1798

born in Chillocothe, Ross Co., Northwest Territory [now OH]:
6.  Silas BLOUNT, b. 10 Oct 1800 
7.  Isabella BLOUNT, b. ca. 1802

Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia

Sources (n.b., Kentucky was formed in 1792 from Virginia; Ross Co. was formed in 1798 from Adams, Hamilton, and Washington Cos.; Ohio was formed in 1803 from the Northwest Territory):

1.  Marriage Record:

2.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1790 (Broderbund CD-311):  there was no 1790 census in KY (it was not yet a state), and the 1790 VA census was lost.  Tax lists are substituted where available.
1791 Tax List Blunt, Cyrus KY Bourbon Co.
Cyrus is the only BLOUNT/BLUNT in KY on this CD.

3.  Anon.  1991.  The 1795 Census of Kentucky [as constructed from tax lists].  T.L.C. Genealogy, Miami Beach, FL.
1795 Tax List Blunt, Cyrus KY Bourbon Co.

4.  1800 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  not found, but the 1800 Kentucky census was lost, and there was no 1800 census in Ohio (it didn't become a state until 1803).

5.  1810 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  not found, but the 1810 Ohio census was lost (except for Washington Co.).

6.  1820 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  not found.  Widow Elizabeth is presumably living with one of her children.

7.  1830 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #17 of 28; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1830 OH Highland Co. Paint Twp. Roll 133 p. 88 Ln. 9 Elizabeth Blunt 000 000 000 - 000 000 001
These data indicate:
No. & Sex  Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 female 60-69 1760-1770 = Elizabeth
Listed between sons, Andrew BLOUNT and Silas BLOUNT

8.  1840 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #1-2 of 2; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1840 OH Highland Co. Jackson Twp. Roll M704_403 pp. 56B-57A Ln. 5 Andrew Blount 011 000 100 - 112 001 001 0200000
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 5-9 1830-1835 = grandson
1 male 10-14 1825-1830 = grandson
1 male 40-49 1790-1800 = Andrew (b. 1792/3)
1 female 4 or under 1835-1840 = granddaughter
1 female 5-9 1830-1835 = granddaughter
2 females 10-14 1825-1830 = granddaughters
1 female 30-39 1800-1810 = daughter-in-law 
1 female 60-69 1770-1780 = Elizabeth (CARPENTER) BLOUNT
2 persons employed in agriculture

9a.  Messages in the Blount Family Genealogy Forum (online at GenForum.com):  one message includes an excerpt from the next source, partially quoted below.

9b.  Robert Frederick Pfafman.  1983.  Ancestry and Progeny of Captain James Blount, Immigrant.  Self-published [R.F. Pfafman, 3195 E. Dorchester Dr., Palm Harbor, FL 33563]:
5-0.  Reading (Redding, Reden) Blount (Blunt) b. prob. Beaufort Co., NC, during 1740's d. Bourbon Co., KY, 1792-1793 m. ca. 1767 Abigail (Aby) Ambrose, and 7 ch...
6-2.  Cyrus Blount b. ca. 1770 d. Ross Co., OH, fall 1802 m. prob. Pendleton Co., VA, ca. 1789 Elizabeth Carpenter b. VA, ca. 1770 d. Highland Co., OH, 8/15/1849, and 7 ch...

10.  WorldConnect / Ancestry World Trees (online at RootsWeb.com/Ancestry.com).

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