|Birth: ||Sep. 18, 1827|
|Death: ||Jan. 24, 1890|
Ervin Ralph (Rafe) Blanks was the son of James Woodall Blanks and Sarah Adear Price Blanks. He married Mary Jane Huff on 11 Aug 1850 in Gwinett County, GA. They had 9 children. The first child Vannoy B. Blanks was born 31 July 1851 in Lawrenceville, Gwinnett County, GA. Their next child John Harrison Blanks was born 30 May 1854 in Toomsuba, Lauderdale County, MS. The remainder of their children were all born in Toomsuba, Lauderdale County, MS.
He served as a Private in Co. C, 41st Miss. Infantry.
Enlisted 8 Feb 1862 and was discharged 26 Apr 1865.
Vannoy B. Blanks (1851 - 1937)*
Alice Octavia Blanks Satcher (1859 - 1943)*
Iantha Alma Blanks Cooper (1861 - 1933)*
George Lafayette Blanks (1864 - 1930)*
Lula V. Blanks Cameron (1868 - 1960)*
Floyd Oliver Blanks (1871 - 1937)*
Maintained by: William Price
Originally Created by: NatalieMaynor
Record added: Jun 29, 2005
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