From Helderberg Hilltowns of Albany County, NY
George Blade was born in Berne at about 1838, a son of Nicholas Blade and Hannah Yager and a brother to William Blade who also served in the Civil War.
Marriage & Children
At about 1860, George married Laura Swartout who was born in Rensselaerville at about 1840. Laura was the daughter of Myndert C. Swartout and Susan Ann_____.. They had the following children:
|Enlistment Date:||7 Oct 1861|
|Enlistment Place:||Boonville, NY|
|State Served:||New York|
|Muster Out Date:||29 Sept 1864|
|Muster Out Place:||not given|
|Additional Remarks: Enlisted at the age of 24 to serve 3 years.|
|Sources Used: Ancestry.com, military databases; Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York, military rosters.|
George died in 1899.
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