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Leota Belle Blankenship French
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Birth: Mar. 27, 1871
McHargue
Laurel County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 1951
Topeka
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA

Daughter of Amocamus Mackness "Mack" Blankenship (18371887) and Nancy Jane (Johnson) Blankenship (18341905).

Her siblings were:
Lillie A Blankenship (18681935)
Robert Anderson Blankenship (18691907)
Katherine Julia Blankenship (18731959)
Lucy A Blankenship (18741933)
George James Blankenship (18771951)

Half siblings were:
Columbus Reed Coleman (18591925)
Melissa Jane Coleman (1861 )

She was married to Emmett O. French in Wyandotte Co, Kansas around 1888.

Their children were:
William Emmett French (18891976)
"Grace Agnes French Barnes (18911962)"
Lela Belle French Kelsey (18931960)
John Martin "Jack" French (18941935)
Iva Myrtle French Cook (18951952)
Lottie Katherine French Chapman (18971971)
Leslie George French (19041980)
Alfred Preston French (19061959)
Howard Robert French (19091970)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Amocamus Mackness Blankenship (1837 - 1887)
  Nancy Jane Johnson Blankenship (1834 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Emmett Orastis French (1860 - 1943)
 
 Children:
  William Emmett French (1889 - 1976)*
  Grace Agnes French Barnes (1891 - 1962)*
  Lela Belle French Kelsey (1893 - 1960)*
  John Martin French (1894 - 1935)*
  Iva Myrtle French Cook (1895 - 1952)*
  Lottie Katherine French Chapman (1897 - 1971)*
  Leslie George French (1904 - 1980)*
  Alfred Preston French (1906 - 1959)*
  Howard Robert French (1909 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  Columbus Reed Coleman (1859 - 1925)**
  Lillie A Blankenship Cunningham (1868 - 1935)*
  Robert A Blankenship (1869 - 1907)*
  Leota Belle Blankenship French (1871 - 1951)
  James George Blankenship (1877 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Topeka
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Vesper
 
Created by: Shani Miller
Record added: Feb 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85156828
Leota Belle <i>Blankenship</i> French
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Leota Belle <i>Blankenship</i> French
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Leota Belle <i>Blankenship</i> French
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From your great great granddaughter,
- Shani Miller
 Added: Mar. 6, 2012
 
 
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