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Charles Stacy "Charlie" Blankenship
Birth: Oct. 23, 1877
Death: Jul. 14, 1959

Charles "Charlie" Stacy Blankenship (1877-1959) was the son of James Preston "Jerry' Blankenship and Francis Elizabeth "Bettie" Simpson Blankenship.


Charlie married to Ina Burns. Ina died giving birth to the couple's first child. The child also passed away.

Charlie married Minnie Bell Cason on Nov 18, 1900. The wedding ceremony was held at the brides home in Simmons Bluff, Wilson County, TN. Brother Dan Vance, pastor of the Baptist Church, performed the ceremony.

Charlie and Minnie had seven children. The children (in order of birth) were:
Carl Stacy Blankenship (1901-1991)
Mary Elizabeth Blankenship Smotherman (1904-2001)
Loudelia Blankenship Smith (1909-1947)
Daisy Bell Blankenship Williams (1911-1975)
Charles William Blankenship (1915-)
John Edwin Blankenship (1917-)


Charlie and MInnie raised their children on a family farm on Salem Road. They attended First Baptist Church in Murfreesboro, TN.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Preston Blankenship (1853 - 1931)
  Frances Elizabeth Simpson Blankenship (1860 - 1919)
 
 Spouse:
  Minnie Bell Cason Blankenship (1879 - 1963)
 
 Children:
  Carl Stacy Blankenship (1901 - 1991)*
  Mary Elizabeth Blankenship Smotherman (1904 - 2001)*
  Loudelia Blankenship Smith (1909 - 1948)*
  Daisy Bell Blankenship Williams (1911 - 1975)*
  Catherine Blankenship Zahn (1920 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Stacy Blankenship (1877 - 1959)
  Mary Ziuritha Blankenship Cason (1880 - 1967)*
  Mabel Blankenship Brown (1882 - 1973)*
  Ethel Blankenship Williams (1884 - 1966)*
  Clarence Preston Blankenship (1886 - 1986)*
  James Chyrus Blankenship (1888 - 1972)*
  John Frank Blankenship (1893 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Husband of Minnie Cason Blankenship and all their children except Catherine--=who is still living--also buried in Evergreen
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Murfreesboro
Rutherford County
Tennessee, USA
 
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Record added: May 14, 2009
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Charles Stacy Charlie Blankenship
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Charles Stacy Charlie Blankenship
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Charles Stacy Charlie Blankenship
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My great grandfather
- Candyce
 Added: Nov. 28, 2010
Rest In Peace
- Mike Jones
 Added: Nov. 3, 2009
 
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