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George Bliss

Male 1838 - 1908  (69 years)


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  • Name George Bliss 
    Born 23 March 1838  Marion Township, Livingston County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 January 1908  Benton Harbor, Berrien County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Roselawn Cemetery, Perry Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • “George, farmer of Antrim Township, Shiawassee County, Mi. PO Looking Glass River, was born March 23, 1838, at Triangle, N.Y. He was married Nov. 13, 1859 at Iosco, Mi. to Susan A. Simons. She was born in January of 1842 in N.Y. State.”

      1850 Federal Census. Marion Township, Livingston County, Michigan
      Roll 356, page 330A
      Joseph Bliss, 28, farmer, $400 real estate, b. NY
      Lucinda Bliss, 37, b. NY
      Lafayette Bliss, 24, farmer, b. NY
      George Bliss, 12, b. MI

      1860 Federal Census. Ann Arbor Ward 1, Washtenaw County, Michigan
      Roll 563, page 519
      George Bliss. 22, carpenter, b. New York

      1870 Federal Census. Antrim Twp., Shiawasee County, Michigan
      Roll 704 page 211B
      Post Office Glass River
      George Bliss, 32, farmer, $3200 in real estate and $862 in personal property, b. MI
      Susan A. Bliss, 28, keeping house, b. NY
      Elsa Bliss, 7, attending school, b. MI
      Bula A. Bliss, 3, at home, b. MI
      Frank Putnam, 23, farm laborer, b. MI

      1880 Federal Census. Antrim Twp., Shiawasee County, Michigan
      Roll 606, page 302B
      George Bliss,42, b. Michigan, farmer, b. Michigan, father b. New Hampshire, m. b. unknown
      Susan A. Bliss, 38, wife, keeping house, b. New York, parents b. New York
      Elsie J. Bliss, 18, daughter, at home, b. Michigan, father b. Michigan, mother b. New York
      Beulah Bliss, 14, daughter, at school, b. ditto
      George D. Bliss, 5, son, b. ditto
      Laverne Bliss, 4,son, b. ditto

      1900 Federal Census. Antrim Twp., Shiawasee County, Michigan
      Roll 743, page 5B
      George Bliss, head, b. Mar 1838, 62, m. 40 years, b. Michigan, parents b. unknown, farmer
      Susan A. Bliss, wife, b. Jan 1840, 60, m. 40 years, 6 children, 4 living, b. New York, parents b. New York
      Verne Bliss, son, b. Jan 1877, 19, b. Michigan, father b. Michigan, mother b. New York, bookkeeper
      Also three servants in the household.

      1907 Owosso City Directory
      George (Susan) Bliss, farmer, Polly, Perry
      Augusta (wid. Laverne) Bliss, bds George Bliss, Perry

      Rose Lawn Cemetery, Perry, Shiawassee County, Michigan
      George Bliss, father, b. 23 Mar 1838, d. 28 Jan 1908
      Susana, wife of G. Bliss, Mother, 1842–1911
    Person ID I18791  Schirado
    Last Modified 9 February 2013 

    Father Ebenezer Bliss,   b. 1798, Colerain, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 August 1846, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Sanford,   b. 11 May 1800, Triangle, Broome County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 November 1839  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 20 June 1820  Triangle, Broome County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F988  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Susan A. Simons,   b. 16 January 1842, Manlius, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 July 1911, Benton Harbor, Berrien County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 13 November 1859  Iosco, Livingston County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Elsie J. Bliss,   b. 3 July 1862, Antrim Township, Shiawassee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1935, Perry, Shiawassee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Alma Bliss,   b. 29 October 1864, Antrim Township, Shiawassee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 November 1864, Antrim Township, Shiawassee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +3. Beulah A. Bliss,   b. 18 June 1866, Antrim Township, Shiawassee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 February 1908, City of Yale, Brockway Township, St. Clair County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     4. Harriet Bliss,   b. 5 April 1872, Antrim Township, Shiawassee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 November 1873, Antrim Township, Shiawassee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +5. Dewey George Bliss,   b. 25 October 1874, Antrim Township, Genesee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 April 1934, Flint, Genesee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     6. Henry Laverne Bliss,   b. 6 January 1877, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 February 1907, Perry, Shiawassee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
    Family ID F4080  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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