Jan. 16, 1883 Beaumont Jefferson County Texas, USA
Jun. 5, 1958 Beaumont Jefferson County Texas, USA
Julian C. Blanchette was a railroad yard master and native of the Blanchette Cove community southwest of Beaumont. He had lived all his life in the Beaumont area except for three years of Army service with the 65th Artillery in San Francisco in 1905. In September 1948, he retired after 31 years of service with the Santa Fe Railroad. He was a member of the Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen. He was married in August 1909, to Miss Ethel Wilber, and was a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church.