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Millie B. Masterson Blanton
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Birth: Mar., 1862
Lane County
Oregon, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1938
Lane County
Oregon, USA

Millie B. Masterson was the granddaughter of Lane County pioneer, Rev. Jacob E. Gillespie, who founded the Cumberland (now Central) Presbyterian Church in Eugene in 1853. She was the second of Robert & Nellie Masterson's nine children. Millie Masterson married Alfred Washington Blanton in about 1898. He was the son of Lane County pioneers, William Blanton & Elizabeth (Rush) Blanton.

The Register-Guard newspaper
Eugene, Lane County, Oregon
January 30, 1928


Funeral services for the later Mrs. Millie B. Blanton are to be held Monday at 1:30 p.m. at the Branstetter-Simon chapel. Rev. Martin P. Simon is to officiate and burial will be in the Mulkey cemetery.

Mrs. Blanton died Friday afternoon at the home of her sister, Mrs. Ella Baker, route 4, Eugene. She was a native of Lane county, born March 17, 1862. Her grandparents, Rev. and Mrs. Jake Gillespie, were pioneers of 1852.

Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Ella Baker of Eugene, Miss Marie Masterson of Livermore, Cal.; two brothers, Marcellus Masterson of Heleng, Cal., and Evan H. Masterson of Dufur, Ore., as well as several nieces and nephews. ~~END~~

Family links: 
  Robert Morrow Masterson (1829 - 1895)
  Nellie Jackson Graham Gillespie Masterson (1841 - 1888)
  Alfred Washington Blanton (1857 - 1921)
  Indora Elizabeth Masterson Fisher (1860 - 1916)*
  Millie B. Masterson Blanton (1862 - 1938)
  Chloe L. Masterson (1863 - 1865)*
  Evan Holmes Masterson (1865 - 1942)*
  Nellie Lee Masterson (1868 - 1868)*
  Ella Masterson Baker (1869 - 1964)*
  Custis Masterson (1871 - 1914)*
  Marcellus Givens Masterson (1874 - 1948)*
  Marie E. Masterson (1878 - 1976)*
*Calculated relationship
Mulkey Cemetery
Lane County
Oregon, USA
Plot: 43
Created by: Tami K.
Record added: May 14, 2006
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Millie B. <i>Masterson</i> Blanton
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Millie B. <i>Masterson</i> Blanton
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Millie B. <i>Masterson</i> Blanton
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- wesblues
 Added: Apr. 14, 2014
Blessings,Patti Myers (Granddaughter of Ora Belle Blanton Taylor)
- AngelWings
 Added: Apr. 11, 2012
I feel like I know the family… Working on our "Blanton" Family History lets me experience the connection. May you rest in peace… and make sure you introduce yourself with we meet in heaven.Nita Blanton BlountSummerville, SC
- Nita Blanton Crawford, Summerville, SC
 Added: Jan. 10, 2011
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