Posted By:Jerri Strombeck
Subject:Re: Obit. Lawrence F. Blankenship, 1908-1961
Post Date:May 21, 2012 at 17:59:41
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His obit doesn't contain any more info other than to say he was a native of Hermleigh TX. No age, no survivors listed.

San Diego Union, 3/28/1978
Blankenship, Andrew J- Husband of Verda Blankenship. Father of Andrew Blankenship, Helen Wylie, (El Cajon) and Mildred Johnston (Pacific Beach). 8 grands, 9 greatgrands. Alpine Cem.

Another obit said that he was 97, a foreman for So Pacific RR, resided in San Diego for 51 years, and lived in Lemon Grove. He was a native of Buckholtz, TX.

1930 census, National City, San Diego, California

Lawrence F Blankenship 22 TX f USA m USA section foreman RR
Edith D Blankenship 20 IL f CAN ENG m IL
Robert J Blankenship 2

San Diego Union, 9/1/1931
Wife Had Husband When Wed, Husband Says

Complaint for annulment of his marriage to Edith Dorothy Blankenship was filed in Superior Court yesterday by Lawrence F. Blankenship. They were married in Tiajuana, Mexico 11/10/1929 and have one child. The plantiff charged that his wife had another husband and that their marriage was in force when the ceremony took place. He also asked for custody of their child.

1920 census, Redondo, Los Angeles, California
Andrew Blankenship 39
Verda L Blankenship 27
Lawrence F Blankenship 11 TX f NE m TX
Mildred L Blankenship 8
Helen F Blankenship 4
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Web: California, Find A Grave Index, 1775-2011
about Andrew J Blankenship
Name: Andrew J Blankenship
Birth Date: 13 déc. 1885 (13 Dec 1885)
Age at Death: 92
Death Date: 24 mars 1978 (24 Mar 1978)
Burial Place: Alpine, San Diego County (San Diego), California, USA

San Diego Union, 3/13/1951
Scott, Samuel E, father of Mrs. Effie Mead, Mrs. Verda Blankenship, Fred M. and Francis M. Scott. Paris Mortuary. Interment.

Scott, Ina G-- mother of F. L. Scott, Mrs. Verda Blankenship, and Mrs. Effie Mead. Cremation.

Army Wounded, Europe
2 LT Jack Blankenship, mother Verda, El Cajon.

1910 census, San Ignacio, Guadalupe, New Mexico
Jackson A Blankenship 28
Lena Blankenship 19
Lawrence F Blankenship 1 7/12

1900 census, Township 16, Creek Nation, Indian Territory
James T Blankenship 55 TX f VA m MO
Nancy A Blankenship 44 AR f AR m IL
Joseph C Blankenship 25
Andrew J Blankenship 19
Lee A Blankenship 18
Alice L Blankenship 13
George A Blankenship 11
Eliza J Blankenship 10
Benj S Blankenship 7
Emmet J Blankenship 4
all ch b TX except Emmet, b IT