Born: March 14, 1841, Rome, Pennsylvania.
Died: December 29, 1876, Ashtabula, Ohio, in a train wreck.
Buried: The remains retrieved from Ashtabula were placed in a common grave marked by a cenotaph in the Ashtabula Cemetery. A cenotaph in memory of the Blisses was also erected in the cemetery at Rome, Pennsylvania, July 17, 1877.
Lucy was the daughter of Oscar F. Young and Rachel E. Allen, and wife of Philip Bliss.