Mary Emma <I>Covode</I> Blair

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Mary Emma Covode Blair

West Fairfield, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 16 Sep 1942 (aged 78)
Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA
Burial Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA
Plot Lot 27, Block L, Grave 4
Memorial ID 60111864 · View Source
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Emma Covode was the daughter of Congressman John Covode (b. 1808 d. 1871) and Margaret Ann Peale (b. 1822 d. 1899). She married Charles Benton Blair on June 5, 1889 in Grand Rapids. They had four children, Charles, Margaret, John & James. Charles and his wife Blanche lived in Grand Rapids, Margaret married Charles W. Curtis Jr. and they raised their five children in Marlborough, MA, John moved to California and James met an untimely & tragic death at age 40 never having married. Emma could be best described as dour, strict and very conservative.

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  • Created by: Lewis Clark
  • Added: 14 Oct 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 60111864
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Emma Covode Blair (25 Apr 1864–16 Sep 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 60111864, citing Oakhill Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Lewis Clark (contributor 47296569) .