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Looking for information on the African-American family of James BLAKE b. abt 1815 Hall Co., GA d. 1867 East Point, GA. He m. Alsay/Elsie Unknown and had the following children: John b. abt. 1839 Hall Co., Robert b. abt. 1841 Hall Co., Archie b. 1849 Hall Co., Greene b. Hall Co., Mary b. Hall Co., Levi b. ?, James b. ?, Jackson b. ?, Rosa b. ?, Elizabeth/Bettie BLAKE Graham b. ?, William b. 1846, Millie BLAKE Murphy b. ? and Celia b. ?. According to Freedman Bank Records, all except the elder James were alive 1865-1874.
My gggrandfather Robert BLAKE m. in Fulton Co. 1867 Texanna BOWEN b. 1850. They lived in East Point and had the following children: Robert, Cora, Thomas, Charley, Beulah, Milla, Estella, Luella, Sina/Lina and one other child (unk. gender).