|Death: ||Apr. 9, 1754|
John's father was Ralph Blankenship from Chesterfield County, Virginia. John Blankenship was born about 1695. He married Elizabeth Husdon, and they lived in Chesterfield County, Virginia, where he became a large land owner and farmer. Two different Land purchases: John Blankenship, 227 acres in Henrico County, adjoining Thomas Moore and Gilbert Elam. 25 Shillings. 28 August 1746. Book 24, p. 377. Purchase two: 372 acres in Henrico County, adjoining Gilbert Elam, Clary, Belcher, and Nunnery, on the Run of the Deep Creek. 40 Shillings. 1 December 1748. Book 27, p. 55. According to records, John and Elizabeth had about ten children. John died in about 1754. The ten children were: William, Joseph, Isham, Hudson, Henry, Norvell, Matthew, Amy, Elizabeth, and Elisha. Our line was Ralph, John, Hudson, Jesse, John, Cornelius... and so on.
Elizabeth Hudson Blankenship*
Nancy Ann Blankenship Farley (1730 - 1795)*
Hudson Blankenship (1737 - 1813)*
Created by: V. Blankenship
Record added: May 09, 2009
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