Guild of One-Name Studies
One-name studies, Genealogy
Variants: Bless, Blesse, Blise, Blisse, Blysse
Category: 3 - A study where research using core genealogical datasets and transcriptions is well under way on a global basis.
Contact: Mr Michael Bliss
Dr Nathaniel BLISS MA FRS 1700 - 1764, son of a Gloucestershire clothier was the fourth Astronomer Royal.
Sir Arthur BLISS, composer and conductor, was Master of the Queen's Musick 1953 - 75. His widow Lady Trudi was a member of the BLISS Family History Society until she also passed away. see http://www.geocities.com/hansenk69/bliss.html
Cornelius BLISS, a financier and politician of New York, refused the invitation to stand for the Vice Presidency in 1900 and so missed the opportunity of becoming President of the United States when President McKinley was gunned down in 1901.
BLISS Family History Society website http://blissfhs.wordpress.com/
The Arthur Bliss Society http://www.arthurbliss.org/
The Bliss Family in America http://www.usgennet.org/family/bliss/
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