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Evelyn Denada Nicholson Blakely
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1870
Morgan County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jun. 10, 1947
Lorton
Fairfax County
Virginia, USA

Daughter of Benjamin Barton and Mary Ann (Prather) Nicholson, Denada married James Henry Blankenship on the 9th of March 1891 in Bibb county, Georgia and three known children were born to this union; Thelma Mae, Ruby C. and William Mallory Blankenship. James died on the 5th of November 1929 in Manhattan, New York. Denada then married Dorsey Conger Blakely on the 2nd of April 1938 in Atlanta, Georgia.

"The Washington Post"
Thursday, June 12, 1947
Section B, page 2
DIED:
BLAKELY, EVELYN D. Suddenly, on Tuesday, June 10, 1947, at her residence, Lorton, Va., EVELYN D. BLAKELY, beloved wife of Dorsey C. Blakely. She is also survived by one son and one daughter. Remains resting at Hall funeral home, Occoquan, Va. Funeral services, Thursday, June 12, at 2:30 p.m., Eastern Standard Time, at Woodlawn Baptist Church near Engleside, Fairfax County, Va. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. Relatives and friends invited.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Barton Nickolson (1845 - 1915)
 
 Spouses:
  James Henry Blankenship (1872 - 1929)*
  Dorsey Conger Blakely (1883 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  Ruby C Blankenship Franklin (1895 - 1932)*
  William Mallory Blankenship (1896 - 1979)*
 
 Siblings:
  Evelyn Denada Nicholson Blakely (1870 - 1947)
  Cordelia Jane Nicholson Rollins (1877 - 1960)*
  Namon Crawford Nicholson (1884 - 1960)*
  Hiram Garrett Nicholson (1888 - 1926)*
  Odessa Frances Nicholson Askew (1898 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Baptist Church Cemetery
Fort Belvoir
Fairfax County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: William G Prather
Originally Created by: Cliff
Record added: Jul 16, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14952613
Evelyn Denada <i>Nicholson</i> Blakely
Added by: Cliff
 
 
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 Added: May. 18, 2014
 
 
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