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John Blood's House

John Blood's House

John Blood had this big house built in Oil City, PA

He and second wife, Caroline August had 13 children, plus his three daughters by first marriage to Elizabeth Masterson.

John Blood was born in Venango Co., PA, in 1807 and was raised by Francis and Eleanor Buchanan from age 6 months. His mother Maria Catharina Komtow (or Komtern or similar spelling) signed an apprenticeship to them when John was 6 months old.

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