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Re: blake and fluke family
Posted by: jc (ID *****5058) Date: April 07, 2005 at 02:58:18
In Reply to: Re: blake and fluke family by mollie lapinsky of 869

I thought his was interesting. I found Burdine Blake whose son William was born 1821 in Martinsburg PA.

I wonder if this is James' (born c1818) father? Burdine is an unusual given name, and it is also the name of Millard Fillmore's brother.

Burdine could be your ancestor.
ID: I144
Name: Burdine BLAKE
Sex: M

Marriage 1 Mary SIMPKINS
William S. BLAKE b: 25 APR 1821 in Martinsburg, Pennsylvania       

ID: I136
Name: William S. BLAKE
Sex: M
Birth: 25 APR 1821 in Martinsburg, Pennsylvania
Death: 8 JUN 1899

Father: Burdine BLAKE
Mother: Mary SIMPKINS

Marriage 1 Katherine GEARHARTChildren
Millard Filmore BLAKE b: 24 MAR 1855 in Hagerstown, Maryland
Albert M. BLAKE
Clara E. BLAKE
Wilbur BLAKE
(George S. Kennedy) BLAKE
William G. BLAKE
Franklin G. BLAKE       
Here we have James Blake, 52 and wife ***ELLEN 42 (is her first name MARGARET?) He is a blacksmith.
Census > U.S. Census > 1870 United States Federal Census > Pennsylvania > Blair > Martinsburg       

Blake James 52 Blacksmith
******Ellen 42
John 22 School teacher
Blake, Birdine 20 Blacksmith
Jenni 18
James 16
Philmore 14
Packer 13
Mary 9
Grant 5
Adda 2

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