John V. Blake & Lucy Ann McCardle

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Family Group Report

Husband

John Vandiver Blake

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 3 Jul 1852 Marshall, West Virginia  (birth date/place from death-certificate)
Marriage 5 Mar 1879 Wetzel, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 39, line 79 ]
Death 27 Aug 1934 Wetzel, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Mount Joy Cemetery  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Nathanial Blake, born in Marshall, WV  (1813-1892)
his Mother Susan Richardson, born in Marshall, WV  (1814-1897) 
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Senile Decay
Wife

Lucy Ann McCardle

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth Oct 1856 Marshall, West Virginia  (birth mo/year from 1900 census; birth county from marriage-register)
Death 1911 (death-year from tombstone)
Burial Mount Joy Cemetery  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father John N. McCardle (1823-1891)
her Mother Grace Cain (1823-1892)
Notes about Wife:
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Susan M. Blake b 20 Jun 1881 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 94, 9th line ]  
m 16 Sep 1906 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 43 ] J. E. Simmons
d 11 Apr 1951 Wetzel, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Antioch Cemetery
2 F Grace E. Blake b 12 Mar 1883 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 94-1, 1st line ] [ sp. d.c. 1876-1961 ]
m 7 May 1904 Marshall, WV  [ marriage-register page 428 ] Samuel James Emery
d 25 Nov 1909 Marshall, WV  [ death-register page 58, line 25 ] bur: Mount Joy Cemetery
3 F Clara B. Blake b 6 Oct 1884* Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 94-1, 6th line ]  
m 20 Nov 1920 Marshall, WV  [ marriage-license page 208 ] John Will Alley
d 28 Jul 1935 Marshall, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Bowman Cemetery
4 M Jasper Newton. Blake b 19 Sep 1886 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 94-b, 1st line ] (sp. 1893-1964)
m 23 Apr 1911 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 61 ] Rebecca M. West
d May 1976 Marshall, WV  (death mo/year, last-res from ssdi)  
5 F Amantha J. Blake
"Samantha"
b 2 Jan 1888 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 94-b, 5th line ]  
d 23 May 1907 Wetzel, WV  (full death-date on tombstone) bur: Mount Joy Cem.
6 M Nathan Vincent Blake b 6 Dec 1891 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 94-c, 2nd line ]  
d 3 Jan 1892 Marshall, WV bur: Mount Joy Cemetery
7 M Vandiver O. Blake
"Ogal V."
b 7 Apr 1897 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 94-c, 11th line ] (sp. 1903-1990)
m 1921 Marshall, WV  [ marriage-license page 476 ] Edna E. Gouldsberry
d Jul 1982 Marshall, WV  (death mo/year, last-res from ssdi) bur: Green View Cem.
Notes about Children:
3) Clara B. - birth year difference: birth-register 1884; death-certificate 1883

Census Analysis

Head of Household: John V. Blake Spouse: Lucy Ann McCardle
Date / Place of Birth: 1852 / Marshall, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1856 / Marshall, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1934 / Wetzel, WV Date / Place of Death: 1911 /
Marriage Date / Place: 1879 / Wetzel, WV
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Proctor Township Pg# no. 46
18-year-old John Blake is with his parents, Nathaniel Blake (age 56, Farmer, $1800/$450; Va) & Susanna (age 56, Md)
Siblings: David (24), Vincent (20), Amanda (15), and William F. (10)
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Marshall Twp Meade Township Pg# no. 17
12-year-old Lucy A. McCardle is with her parents, John N. McCardle (age 45, Farmer, $1000/$500, Ireland) & Grace (age 45, WV).
Siblings: Marial (18), Rhoda (15), John (11), Margaret J. (9), Lutricia (6), and Mary E. (4).
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:104; Proctor District Pg# no. 42
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Blake, John V. 27 Va Va-Va; married; Farmer
", Lucy A. (wife) 23 Va Va-Va; married
Burge, Maria (gr-mother) 72 Md Va-Va; widow
Lines 4-6; Enum-Dwelling #353; Enum-Family #367
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:102; Proctor District Pg# Sheet 14B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Blake, John V. (head) 47 WV WV-WV; born July 1852; married-21-years; Farmer
", Lucy A. (wife) 43 WV WV-WV; born Oct 1856; married-21-years; 7-children-born / 6-children-living
", Susan M. (dau) 19 WV WV-WV; June 1880; single
", Grace E. (dau) 17 WV WV-WV; Mary 1883; attended school 5 months during the year
", Clara B. (dau) 15 WV WV-WV; born Oct 1884; attended school 5 months during the year
", Jasper N. (son) 13 WV WV-WV; born Sept 1886; Farm Laborer; attended sch 5 mo. during the year
", Amanda (dau) 11 WV WV-WV; born Jan 1888; attended school 5 months during the year
", Vandiver O. (son) 3 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1897
Dunham, Joseph F. (nephew) 4 WV WV-WV; born Dec 1895
Lines 58-66; Enum-Dwelling #241; Enum-Family #241; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 217
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:158; Proctor District Pg# Sheet 6B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Blake, John V. (head) 57 WV WV-WV; married-31-years; Farmer; General Farm; Emp.
", Lucy A. (wife) 53 WV WV-WV; married-31-years; 7-children-born / 4-children-living
", Clara B. (dau) 25 WV WV-WV; single; none
", Jasper N. (son) 23 WV WV-WV; single; Farm Laborer, Home Farm; W.
", Randal R. (son) 13 WV WV-WV; Farm Laborer, Home Farm; W.
Emery, Thomas F. (gr-son) 4 WV WV-WV
", Opal M. (gr-dau) 2 WV WV-WV
Lines 71-77; Enum-Dwelling #100; Enum-Family #101; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 88
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:149; Proctor Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 7B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Blake, John V. (head) 67 WV WV-Md; widower; Farmer, General Farm; O.A.
", Clara B. (dau) 34 WV WV-WV; single; none
", Ogal V. (son) 23 WV WV-WV; single; Laborer, at home; W.
Emery, Thomas F. (gr-son) 14 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Opal M. (gr-dau) 12 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
Lines 73-77; Enum-Dwelling #133; Enum-Family #136; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 115
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:52-18; Proctor District Pg# Sheet 8A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Blake, John V. (head) 77 WV WV-WV; widower; none
", Agal B. (son) 33 WV WV-WV; married-at-age-23; Farmer, Gen. Farm; E.
", Edna (dau-in-law) 25 WV WV-WV; married-at-age-15
", Joseph V. (gr-son) 7 WV WV-WV
", Gladys (gr-dan) 5 WV WV-WV
Emery, Floyd (gr-son) 25 WV WV-WV; married-at-age 25; Laborer, Gen. Farm; W.
", Nancy (gr-dau-in-law) 21 WV WV-WV; married-at-age-21
Lines 9-15; Enum-Dwelling #157; Enum-Family #157; Owns-home, value $1,000.  Farm-Schedule# 129

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