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Ida Catherine Mercer Blackwell
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Birth: Oct. 24, 1875
Caldwell County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 15, 1960
Caldwell County
Texas, USA

Daughter of Alexander "Zander" Mercer (1836-1918) & Martha Ann Melvina Turner-Mercer (1839-1910). Her parents were from Butler County, Alabama before migrating to Texas. A number of their children (Ida's siblings) were born in Alabama. Alexander and Melvina were living in the Luling, Caldwell County, Texas when they died and are bureid in the Mercer Family Cemetery (as are a number of Ida's family) in Luling, Texas.

Ida married Samuel "Sam" Mack Blackwell on January 18, 1895 in Caldwell County, Texas. They had at least 7 known children. Her sister Mary Delilah Mercer married John Jesse Blackwell (brother of Sam Mack Blackwell).

Sam died in April 1960 and Ida died shortly thereafter in September 1960 after 3 years having serious medical problems.

Family links: 
  John Alexander Mercer (1836 - 1918)
  Martha Ann Melvina Turner Mercer (1839 - 1910)
  Samuel Mack Blackwell (1873 - 1960)
  Thomas Alexander Blackwell (1909 - 1972)*
  Alma Edith Blackwell Laws (1912 - 1997)*
  Anne Mercer Thomas (1869 - 1948)*
  Ida Catherine Mercer Blackwell (1875 - 1960)
  John Alexander Mercer (1882 - 1970)*
*Calculated relationship
Lockhart Municipal Burial Park
Caldwell County
Texas, USA
Plot: R
Maintained by: Lynda Lehmann-French
Originally Created by: Judy Rodgers
Record added: May 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37150046
Ida Catherine <i>Mercer</i> Blackwell
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Ida Catherine <i>Mercer</i> Blackwell
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Added by: Judy Rodgers
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 Added: Apr. 26, 2017
Rest in peace...
- Lynda Lehmann-French
 Added: Oct. 20, 2010

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