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George William Blackerby
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Birth: Oct. 13, 1860
Crawford County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 24, 1963
Duncan
Stephens County
Oklahoma, USA

He was born to Joseph W. Blackerby and Angeline Wesner in Crawford Co., Ill. He was the oldest of eight children. George married Linda Jane Wilson in Jack, Texas on Mar. 31, 1887. They were to have nine children. He came to Indian Territory (later the state of Oklahoma) in 1893, to the Parks Community on Pipe Creek, near Velma, Okla. He farmed, operated a store, and covered a early mail route first on horseback and then in a model T and Model A Fords. He operated the Parks Post Office for many years. In the early 1920's he and Linda moved to Duncan, Oklahoma.At his 100th birthday party he was honored as a soft spoken neighbor, friend and family man. He lived 103 years. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Linda Jane Wilson Blackerby (1871 - 1926)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Earl Blackerby (1895 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Parks Cemetery
Stephens County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Diane
Record added: Dec 28, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12809852
George William Blackerby
Added by: Oklahoma Grave Walkers
 
George William Blackerby
Added by: Diane
 
George William Blackerby
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Added by: G. William Whitworth Jr
 
 
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- Oklahoma Grave Walkers
 Added: Nov. 12, 2009
With love from your great grandson and family.
- Diane
 Added: Dec. 28, 2005
 
 
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