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Mary Giddings Blake
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Birth: Feb. 18, 1846
Frederick County
Maryland, USA
Death: Nov. 17, 1935
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Mary Giddings Blake was born on February 18, 1846 at Maryland Tract, Frederick County, Maryland. She had been a resident of the District of Columbia since 1903, when her husband, Dr. Blake, became rector of Christ Episcopal Church of Georgetown. He died in 1928. She died on Sunday, November 17, 1935 at her home in the Wyoming Apartments at the age of 89 years after a short illness. Survivors included her daughter Frances Blake of the Wyoming Apartments and a son, James V. Blake of Akron, Ohio. Funeral services were held at Christ Church with Rev. J.G. Armstrong, rector and Rev. Richard W. Trapnell of New York City officiating. Interment was in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Source: The Evening Star, Monday, November 18, 1935.

The Washington Post November 19, 1935
Blake, Mary Giddings. On Sunday, November 17, 1935 at her residence, the Wyoming Apartments, Mary Giddings Blake, wife of the late Rev. James H.W. Blake.

Body resting at Joseph Gawler's Sons' Chapel, 1756 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest. Services at Christ's Episcopal Church, Thirty-first and O Streets Northwest on Tuesday, November 19 at 2:30PM. Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Francis Giddings (1798 - 1872)
  Louisa Catherine Johnson Giddings (1802 - 1879)
 
 Spouse:
  James H. Watkins Blake (1854 - 1928)*
 
 Children:
  James Vinton Blake (1879 - 1951)*
  Mary Blake Bradley (1881 - 1931)*
  Frances Eleanor Blake (1883 - 1970)*
  Charles Glenville Blake (1888 - 1914)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Giddings (1821 - 1904)**
  Luther Giddings (1823 - 1884)**
  Charles Glenville Giddings (1834 - 1910)*
  Francis Eleanor Giddings Weedon (1836 - 1895)*
  Eugene J Giddings (1840 - 1870)*
  Alice J Giddings (1843 - 1929)*
  Mary Giddings Blake (1846 - 1935)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Reno Hill, Lot 676.
 
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Record added: Aug 02, 2010
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Mary <i>Giddings</i> Blake
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