Noted events in his life were:
• Passenger and Immigration List, 1639, New England.
• General History: Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts. James Blood -- Immigrant to Concord 1639 with his four sons. He a son of Thomas Blood and grandson of Edmond Blood of Kilnabry Castle, County Clare Ireland, and member of Parliament for Borough Ennis in 1613 Edmond and officer of Queen Elizabeth in 1595 to Ireland. James Blood lived in Concord and was a member of Massachusetts General Court from Sudbury. He died in Concord 17 Dec 1683, his wife Ellen, died there 1 Aug 1674. ---- Reference: Savage History and Gen. Dictionary of New England Vol. 1, Page 205
James married Ellen Eleanor Harrison on 7 Feb 1631 in St. Peters, Nottinghamshire, England. (Ellen Eleanor Harrison was born on 31 Dec 1600 in Ruddington, Nottinghamshire, England and died on 1 Aug 1674 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.)