The Kemp Sketch
BLAYLOCK, JAMES B. - Shown on page 42 of the Army rolls in the General Land Offices as one of the members of Company E, commanded by Captain Gibson Kuykendall, who was detailed to guard the baggage at the camp opposite Harrisburg, April 21, 1836. He is shown on an army roll as a member of Captain H. N. Cleaveland’s Company of Mill Creek Volunteers, July 1, 1836.
Written by Louis W. Kemp, between 1930 and 1952. Please note that typographical and factual errors have not been corrected from the original sketches. The biographies have been scanned from the original typescripts, a process that sometimes allows for mistakes in the new text. Researchers should verify the accuracy of the texts' contents through other sources before quoting in publications. Additional information on the veteran may be available in the Herzstein Library.
- Died in Battle: No
- Rank: Private
- Company: Capt. Gibson Kuykendall
- Alternate Names: Blalock
- Bounty Certificate: 2331