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Luther Blankenship
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Birth: Feb. 20, 1875
Creelsboro
Russell County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Nov. 21, 1953
Belle Plaine
Sumner County
Kansas, USA

Luther Blankenship was born in February 1875 in Russell, Kentucky and died 21 November 1953. His parents are George S. Blankenship and Mary Elizabeth Wooldridge.

ADAIR COUNTY NEWS. COLUMBIA, ADAIR, KENTUCKY. 27 FEBRUARY 1901, WEDNESDAY. PAGE 3.

"CREELSBORO"

BLANKENSHIP-GRIDER.

On last Wednesday afternoon at the hour of 3, Mr. Luther Blankenship and Miss Lettie Grider were made man and wife. Reverend Tom Winfrey officiating. After the ceremony was said the guests were invited to partake of the bounteous feast that had been prepared by skilled culinarians. The weather being so inclement, but few were permitted to be present. The ones who braved the cold North wind were Misses Sallie Jones, Effie Blankenship, Sallie Barnes, Andy Coffee and her little son John. The young gentlemen who had the honor of being present were Lewis Campbell, Frank Vigle, Cosby Coffey, J. P. and A. A. Clayton, Perry Perkins, Johnnie Bob, Gordon Wood and T. L. Higginbottom. After the repast was partook of the older people took their departure, leaving the young couple to enjoy themselves till a late hour, being well entertained by the bride's sister, Miss Maud.

Written by Tom Bottom. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Sampson Blankenship (1839 - 1934)
  Mary Elizabeth Wooldridge Blankenship (1849 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Lettie Ann Grider Blankenship (1880 - 1952)*
 
 Siblings:
  Otha Blankenship (1868 - 1889)*
  Asa Blankenship (1870 - 1963)*
  Edward Blankenship (1872 - 1937)*
  Infant Blankenship (1874 - 1874)*
  Luther Blankenship (1875 - 1953)
  Nathan Blankenship (1876 - 1951)*
  Ellen Blankenship Helm (1878 - 1957)*
  Infant Blankenship (1880 - 1880)*
  Effie Blankenship Ham (1882 - 1972)*
  Roscoe Conklin Blankenship (1884 - 1968)*
  Lenora Blankenship Perryman (1886 - 1962)*
  Marlor Hawkins Blankenship (1890 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Belle Plaine Cemetery
Belle Plaine
Sumner County
Kansas, USA
Plot: K-28/1
 
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Originally Created by: Cathy Kessinger
Record added: May 22, 2008
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Luther Blankenship
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