Confederate States Army, 2nd Lieutenant, Company B, 1st Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Yager's) (1st Mounted Rifles). Thomas A. Blair, U.S., Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865; T.A. Blair, Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Texas, 1861, p. 7.
Thomas A. Blair (1841-1900), residence in Victoria County (1850), Calhoun County (1870), and Bee County (1880). Marriage to Martha "Mattie" Estelle Platt in 1866, sons Dudley Thomas Blair and Samuel Alfred Blair. Borowiak Family Tree_2011-12-19; Louisiana, U.S., Compiled Marriage Index, 1718-1925..
Census of 1850 - Thomas Blair, Victoria County, age 10, born circa 1840 in Texas, son of W.C. and Susan M. Blair.
Census of 1870 - Thomas Blair, Calhoun County, age 28, born circa 1842 in Texas, wife Mattie E., son Thomas D.
Census of 1880 - T.A. Blair, Bee County, age 39, born circa 1841 in Texas, lawyer, wife M.E., son T.D.
Census of 1900 - Mattie E. Blair, Live Oak County, age 55, widowed, born August 1845 in Mississippi, sons Dudly T. and Alfred S.
T.A. Blair and Mattie E. Platt, parents of Dudley Thomas Blair, birth date 7/6/1867 in Texas, death date 7/10/1932 in San Antonio, Bexar County. Mattie Estelle Blair, birth date 8/19/1845 in Woodville, Mississippi, death date 9/16/1926 in Three Rivers, Live Oak County, Texas, widowed (enumerated on 6/11/1900).
FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976. Dudley Thomas BlairMattie Estelle Blair
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