Seth Millington Blair

13 Mar 1819 - 17 Mar 1875
Seth Millington Blair (1819-1875) was born 13 Mar. 1819 in Ralls Co., Missouri. He was the son of James Blair and Christian (Catherine) Jordan. He married Cornelia Jane Espry on 7 Dec. 1837 in Tennessee; participated in plural marriage. He was baptized 31 Jan. 1849 in DeWitt Co., Texas. He was the first U.S. Attorney for Utah Territory while Wilford Woodruff served on the Utah Territorial Legislature. He died 17 Mar. 1875 in Logan, Cache Co., Utah Territory.

Seth Millington Blair (KWJH-XT3), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed 18 Feb. 2022). Seth Millington Blair, Wilford Woodruff Papers (, accessed 26 Feb. 2022). Seth M. Blair, "Seth M. Blair Papers, 1851-1868," p. 1-75, MS 1710, CHL. "Utah, Veterans with Federal Service Buried in Utah, Territorial to 1966," database with images, FamilySearch (, accessed 18 Feb. 2022); Seth M. Blair, 1875, Logan, Cache Co., Utah Territory; citing Utah, Division of State Archives, Military Records Section, “Records of veterans with Federal service buried in Utah, territorial to 1966,” image 1/1; DGS 4236471.