Posted By:Marsha
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Subject:Re: Jack Blankenship descendants sought, after obit. found
Post Date:April 03, 2005 at 23:38:54
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/ca/sandiego/messages/757.html
Forum:San Diego County, CA Genealogy Forum
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Found some answers for you. Yes there was a son Andrew jr bn 1923 in CA to Andrew & Verda. The Robert you mention seems to be the Robert J. 2 bn CA with parents, Lawrence F. & Edith D. Blankenship living in CA, San Diego for the 1930 census.

Name: BLANKENSHIP, VERDA LENOR
Social Security #: 562341690
Sex: FEMALE
Birth Date: 24 May 1891
Birthplace: NEBRASKA
Death Date: 12 Sep 1982
Death Place: SAN DIEGO (County)
Mother's Maiden Name: SCOTT
Father's Surname: MOORE

Name: Andrew Blankenship
SSN: 700-12-1598
Last Residence: 92045 Lemon Grove, San Diego, California, United States of America
Born: 13 Dec 1880
Died: Mar 1978
State (Year) SSN issued: Railroad Board (Issued Through) (Before 1951 )

**Interesting here is his date of birth. On the 1900 census it is Aug 1880 BUT on his WW1 Draft Registration card Andrew Jackson Blankenship, wife Verda Leonor, he is living in California, states he was born 13 Dec 1880.**

Name: JOHNSTON, MILDRED LAURA
Social Security #: 571868987
Sex: FEMALE
Birth Date: 4 Feb 1911
Birthplace: TEXAS
Death Date: 27 Jul 1986
Death Place: SAN DIEGO (County)
Mother's Maiden Name: MOORE
Father's Surname: BLANKENSHIP


1920 CA, L.A. Co, Redondo
Blankenship, Andrew 39 bn TX , section foreman RR
, Verda L. 27 bn NEB
, Lawrence F. 11 bn TX
, Mildred L. 8 bn TX
, Helen F. 4 8/12 bn TX

1930 CA, San Diego Co, San Diego City, San Ysidro twp
Blankenship, Andrew 41 md @19 bn TX
, Verda L. 38 Md @16 bn NEB
, Helen F. 14 bn TX
, Andrew jr. 7 bn CA
Andrew is still a section foreman on RR

1930 CA, San Diego Co, National City
Blankenship, Lawrence F. 22 bn TX
, Edith D. 20 bn ILL
, Robert J. 2 bn CA
Lawrence is a section foreman on RR

Hope this helps,
Marsha