Charles Richard Bledsoe

Charles Richard Bledsoe

Blount County, Alabama, USA
Death 28 May 1952 (aged 81)
Hillsboro, Hill County, Texas, USA
Burial Hillsboro, Hill County, Texas, USA
Plot grave index # 272-62 grave # 516 on list
Memorial ID 39948002 · View Source
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Age: 81

Farmer; married

Father: Jim Bledsoe, born Alabama
Mother: Heathcock, born Alabama

Charley married Addie L James about 1895. At the time of the 1900 US census they were living in Hill County, Texas, with the following children:
Eddie Bledsoe, daughter, born July 1896
Dovie Bledsoe, daughter, born April 1898
Henry F. Bledsoe, born February 1900

In April 1910 they were living in Hill County, Texas, and had seven children, all born in Texas:
Eddie, daughter, 13
Dovie, daughter, 12
Floyd, son, 10
Merwood, son, 8
R. V., son, 6
Tommie, daughter, 4
Opal, daughter, 1

Sadly, Charley's wife Addie died later that same year, in October 1910, giving birth to their youngest son William.

By the time of the 1920 US census for Hill County, Texas, Charles was married to Blanche, who had given birth to their daughter Mary Katherine around Oct-Nov 1918. Living with Charles and Blanche were these children:
Merriwood, son, 18
R. V., son, 16
Tommie, daughter, 14
Opal, daughter, 12
William, son, 10
Mary Katherine, daughter, 1 year 4 months

In 1930, still living in Hill County, Texas, Charles and Blanche were living with these children:
Mary K, daughter, 11
Bert, son, 9
Etta F, daughter, 6

Family Members

Gravesite Details Double upright three foot tall marble marker facing east at head of Addie & Charles R. Bledsoe's graves located in the Bledsoe family curbed lot of about six grave spaces

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  • Added: 27 Jul 2009
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Richard Bledsoe (29 Sep 1870–28 May 1952), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39948002, citing Hickey Cemetery, Hillsboro, Hill County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Deana Samuel-Scott (contributor 47009739) .