Name: Richard BLOW 1 2 3
Birth: 17 OCT 1746 in Southampton Cty. Va. 2 3
Death: 3 FEB 1833 in Portsmouth, VA. 2 3
Burial: Portsmouth , Va. 2
Occupation: Merchant, Captain, Planter 2
Religion: Episcopalian 2
Change Date: 1 JUN 1999 2
Reference Number: 3360IND
Lot 326, Cedar Grove
From Blow Family Bible: "died in Portsmouth on the 3rd day of February 1833 who was perhaps one of the most honest men that ever lived and who died at the advanced age of 86 years 3 mo. 17 days having filled the most important offices in his place of Residence and enjoyed the unbounded confidence of his fellow men."
Father: Samuel BLOW b: ABT. 1710 in Surry Co., Va.
Mother: Martha DREW b: in Southampton Cty. Va.
Frances Phripp WRIGHT b: 25 SEP 1767
- George BLOW b: 3 FEB 1787 in Portsmouth, VA.
- Title: Blow Family Genealogy Forum
Author: John Blow
Note: TYPE Web SiteDATE 3-4-1999
- Title: blow.FTW
Text: Date of Import: 7 May 2000
- Title: Blow Family Bible of Samuel Blow (1710/11 - 1766)
Author: Samuel Blow (1710/11 - 1766)
Publication: Blow family history
Note: This Bible was first transcribed by Katherine Cooke Blow in 1960 using a magnfying glass and typed on a typewritter. Her son John M. Blow has posted this transcription on the internet with some corrections noted in brackets.
Note: Library of Virginia / Virginia Historical Society