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Reading BLOUNT, Jr.
Athaliah ROBERTS
Husband:  Reading BLOUNT, Jr.
Birth:  bef. 1775
Death:  ca. 1808, Fairfield Co., OH 
Father:  Reading BLOUNT
Mother:  Abigail AMBROSE
Marriage:  8 Jan 1800, presumably Boubon Co., KY
Wife:  Athaliah "Atha" ROBERTS
Birth:  bef. 1775
Death:  aft. 1820

"Athaliah" is a scriptural name, so I suspect other variants are misspellings or misreadings she is called "Athalia" on her daughter Delilah's marriage bond.

Children:
1.  Delilah BLOUNT, b. 1800
2.  William BLOUNT, b. 1800/1
3.  Azariah BLOUNT, b. ca. 1802 
4.  (Child) BLOUNT, b. ca. 1803 

5.  Abigail BLOUNT, b. ca. 1805 
6.  (Child) BLOUNT

One of the two unnamed children had passed away by 1820; the surviving one was a daughter.

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Timeline
Year Location Event
bef. 1775   birth of Reading BLOUNT
bef. 1775   birth of Athaliah ROBERTS
1795 KY: Bourbon Co. Redding BLUNT, taxpayer
1799 Northwest Territory [now OH] Redding BLUNT, signs petition
1800 KY: Bourbon Co. Reading BLOUNT, taxpayer
1800 Census   KY census lost/destroyed
1800   marriage of Reading BLOUNT & Athaliah ROBERTS
1800 KY birth of daughter, Delilah
1800/1 KY birth of son, William
c1802   birth of son, Azariah
c1803   birth of child
c1805   birth of daughter, Abigail
c1805-8   birth of child
c1808 OH: Fairfield Co. death of Reading BLOUNT
1810 Census   the 1810 census of Ohio was lost
1820 Census KY: Nicholas Co. Eatha BLOUNT, head-of-household
1821 KY: Nicholas Co. marriage of son, William, to Hessy SHANKLAND
1821 KY: Nicholas Co. marriage of daughter, Abigail, to Isaac PRATHER
1824 KY: Nicholas Co. marriage of daughter, Delilah, to James M. ROBERTS
1825 KY: Nicholas Co. marriage of son, Azariah, to Nancy GARRISON
1830 Census   not found

Sources:

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

2.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1790 (Broderbund CD-311):
1799 Petition Blunt, Redding OH Northwest Terr. p. 64
Redding is the only BLUNT/BLOUNT indexed in "Ohio" on this CD.

3.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1800 (Broderbund CD-312):
1800 Tax List Blount, Reading KY Bourbon Co.

4.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1810 (Broderbund CD-313):  not found.  The 1810 Census of Ohio was destroyed (except for Washington Co.), so if Widow Athaliah was still there in Ohio, we couldn't prove it, except possibly via tax rolls.  On the other hand, as a newly widowed mother with six young children, she was likely staying with her kinfolk, probably back in Kentucky, so wouldn't have been head-of-household in any case.

5.  1820 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #16 of 25; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1820 KY Nicholas Co. Roll 20 p. 120 Ln. 29 Eatha Blount 001200-02101-0-200
These data indicate:
No. & Sex  Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 16-18 1801-1804 = Azariah (b. ca. 1802)
1 male 19-25* 1794-1801 = William (b. 1800/1)
2 females 10-15 1804-1810 = Abigail (b. 1805)
= Daughter
1 female 16-25 1794-1804 = Delilah (b. 1800/1)
1 female 45 or over in or bef. 1775 = Athaliah
*In the 1820 Census, the third column is age class 16-18 and the fourth column is age class 16-25; therefore, any individual in column three is duplicated in column four.  By subtracting the number in column three from the number in column four, you can create an age class "19-25."

6.  Messages in the Blount Family Genealogy Forum (online at GenForum.com).

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