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David Elijah Blake
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Birth: 1835
Dearborn County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 31, 1891
Posey County
Indiana, USA

CO. C 29th ILL INF
Spouse: Louisa J Black
Marriage: 23 MAR 1856 Mount Vernon, Posey, Indiana



This David was the brother of my great-grandfather, Samuel. David and Samuel married sisters. It was a joke in my family that Blake brothers married Black sisters. I spent quite a bit of time in Posey County doing family history research. I have a copy of the newspaper article reporting David's death by pneumonia while back in Indiana visiting his mother, Elizabeth. The article stated that he had come from the "Indian Territory" which I'm assuming was Oklahoma. I can provide a copy of that article if anyone wants it.
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 Parents:
  Stephen S. Blake (1795 - 1865)
  Elizabeth Seward Blake (1807 - 1895)
 
 Spouse:
  Louisa J Black Blake (1840 - 1876)*
 
 Children:
  William Shelby Blake (1858 - 1935)*
  James Stephen Blake (1860 - 1935)*
  Riley Noble Blake (1866 - 1944)*
  Earnest Edward Blake (1873 - 1935)*
 
 Siblings:
  David Elijah Blake (1835 - 1891)
  William R. Blake (1837 - 1841)*
  Samuel T. Blake (1839 - 1908)*
  Caroline Blake (1841 - 1846)*
  Stephen S Blake (1850 - 1879)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: extra Information about this person came from Jeanne Vogel
 
Burial:
Goad Cemetery
Posey County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: vannetta ghormley mcdowe...
Record added: Jan 31, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33428188
David Elijah Blake
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David Elijah Blake
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- Cynthia Pickering Hudson
 Added: Jun. 7, 2014

- nancy murray
 Added: Sep. 2, 2010
Rest in peace great grandfather.
- Elaine Blake Gideon
 Added: Jun. 23, 2010
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