Samuel Bodman (1776 – 1847)

Samuel Bodman (1776 – 1847) and Eleanor Blisset (? – 1801)


Samuel married Eleanor Blisset on the 4th September 1797 by Banns. He was a bachelor and she a spinster. They were both from Keevil. Charles Bodmen (sic), Samuel’s older brother was a witness. Samuel and Eleanor had the following children baptised at Keevil:-

John Bodman baptised 18 Feb 1798
Mary Bodman baptised 8 Dec 1799

Eleanor died in 1801 and was buried on 20th May.

Samuel married Elizabeth ross at Trowbridge on 9th June 1806. They had the following children baptised at Keevil:-

Isaac Bodman baptised 25 Dec 1807   click here
Sarah Bodman baptised 2 Jun 1811 and buried on 4th Aug.
Samuel Bodman baptised 23 Aug 1812 baptised 23 Aug 1812
Jacob Bodman baptised 27 August 1815
Samuel, senior was buried in 1847 aged 72 years.