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George Blake
Birth: Jan. 24, 1856
Kingston upon Hull
East Riding of Yorkshire, England
Death: Aug. 10, 1910
Devonport
Devon, England

George Blake was born on January 24, 1856 at 22, Marvel Street, Southcoates, Drypool, Kingston upon Hull, England to John William Blake (c.1819-1865) and Catherine Feggetter Blake (1817-1892). George was a Private A.S.C. in the Army Service Corps. He was in active service from April 5, 1856 until April 4, 1881 and the Army Reserves between 1882-1891. He and Emma Bravin married on Mar 10, 1878 in the Parish Church, Stoke, Damerel, England. They had twelve children Catherine Mary (1879-1919), George William (1880-1963), John (1882-1884), Emma (1884-1885), Thomas (1886-1965), Florence (1887-1974), Henry (1890-1976), Frederick (1891-1955), Frank (1894-1976), Edith Dorothy (1897-1968), William Albert (1898-1911), and Alec Leonard (1903-1993). George was a milkman in Bethnal Green and Spitalfields, and a milkman on his own account. He also sang in the Stoke Damerel church choir. The family resided at 24, Fleet Street, Keyham, Devon, England. On August 10, 1910, George died from injuries incurred when he was accidently knocked down by a bicycle. He was buried in Weston Mill Cemetery in Plymouth, England.

Source: Arthur Dark's, "Blake of England and the United States" 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Emma Jane Bravin Blake (1858 - 1928)*
 
 Children:
  Catherine Mary Blake Couzens (1879 - 1919)*
  George William Blake (1880 - 1963)*
  Thomas Blake (1886 - 1965)*
  Florence Blake (1887 - 1974)*
  Alec Leonard Blake (1903 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Plymouth Weston Mill Cemetery
Plymouth
Plymouth Unitary Authority
Devon, England
 
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Record added: Feb 23, 2011
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