Fatally injured in the explosion of a powder mill 7 May 1777, he died 11 May, aged 60.2

Asahel/6 Bliss

M, #63960, (5 March 1750 - 11 May 1777)
Father*Ebenezer/5 Bliss1 b. 7 Apr 1724, d. 20 Oct 1787
Mother*Sarah/4 Cooley1 b. 2 May 1725, d. 14 Jan 1780
Appears on charts:Descendants of Benjamin/2s Brooks
Descendants of Abigail/3s Brooks
Descendants of Mary/4s Steele
Descendants of Mary/2s Brooks
Custom index:Revolutionary War
Last Edited:6 Aug 2017

Children with Mary/5s Chandler:

Asahel/6 Bliss, born 5 Mar 17502, married, as her 1st husband, 10 Jun 1773 at Longmeadow, Massachusetts, Mary/5s Chandler, daughter of Stephen/5 Chandler and Mary/4s Steele.2 He died 11 May 1777, a. 27.2 His widow married (2) Ebenezer Rumrill, and died 17 Aug 1810, a. 57.3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S27] Thomas B. Warren, "Springfield Families," 67-68, Ebenezer (48.) Bliss.
  2. [S27] Warren, "Springfield Families," 73, Asahel (75.) Bliss.
  3. [S27] Warren, "Springfield Families," 520-521, Ebenezer (6.) Rumrill.