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Genevieve May Zook Blakey
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Birth: Mar. 3, 1914
Eureka
Humboldt County
California, USA
Death: Jan. 21, 2007
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

Descendant of pioneer family who settled in northern California in the early 1800s. Her Scottish, Irish and Dutch relatives were in the first wagon trains to Grass Valley and later on to Eureka. Her grandfather, William Frasher, was a Scottish sea captain; and grandfather, Harry Zook, was a farmer.

Married Lt. George A Blakey in Sacramento where she was registered nurse and he was a young bomber pilot. Transferred to Hickum Army Air Field in Hawaii, she was walking to the car to attend church with her young son in her arms with the Japanese attacked on December 7, 1941.

Her husband led a low level B-17 attack on the Japanese Fleet at the Battle of Midway for which he was decorated and received recognition in historical books on the battle.

Extracted from obituary in the San Antonio Express News, January 25, 2007; and the Nationwide Gravesite Locator. 
 
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 Spouse:
  George Addison Blakey (1914 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Wife of Lt George A Blakey
 
Burial:
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section AA, Site 560
 
Created by: Paula J
Record added: Nov 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31085824
Genevieve May <i>Zook</i> Blakey
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