Elizabeth Blank1

     Elizabeth Blank married Ellis P. Delp, son of Charles Delp and Annie Price, on 16 June 1923.1


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 246.

Elsi Blank

     Elsi Blank married Niklaus Kauffman, son of Jacob Kauffman, on 17 January 1617 at Steffisberg, Canton Bern, Switzerland.

Children of Elsi Blank and Niklaus Kauffman

Henry Blank1

M, b. April 1847
     Henry Blank was born in April 1847 at Germany.1 He married Carolina (?) circa 1875.1

Child of Henry Blank and Carolina (?)


  1. [S275] 1900 Federal Census, Cook County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 244 - 295; FHL #1240244 - 95.

Mary E. Blank1

F, b. April 1886, d. 1921
     Mary E. Blank was also known as Marie. She was born in April 1886 at Kansas.1 She married Charles O. Walters on 29 December 1902 at Fredonia, Wilson Co., KS. Mary E. Blank died in 1921 at Montgomery Co., KS. She was buried in 1921 at Oak Valley Cemetery, Oak Valley, Elk Co., KS, Findagrave #107507016.

Child of Mary E. Blank and Charles O. Walters


  1. [S274] 1910 Federal Census, Elk County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 439; FHL #1374452.

Wilhelmina Blank

F, b. February 1877
     Wilhelmina Blank was born in February 1877.1 She was the daughter of Henry Blank and Carolina (?)1 Wilhelmina Blank married Harry Wells Clippinger, son of Adam Humphrey Clippinger and Clarissa Matilda Whitney, in 1896. Wilhelmina Blank and Harry Wells Clippinger were divorced before April 1930.

Children of Wilhelmina Blank and Harry Wells Clippinger


  1. [S275] 1900 Federal Census, Cook County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 244 - 295; FHL #1240244 - 95.
  2. [S1049] 1930 Federal Census, Cook County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 413 - 508; FHL #2340148 - 2340243.

Betty Lou Blankenbaker

F, b. circa June 1927, d. before 2004
     Betty Lou Blankenbaker was born circa June 1927 at Indiana. She was the daughter of Glen Ormal Blankenbaker and Nina Margarite Roerk. Betty Lou Blankenbaker died before 2004.

Glen Ormal Blankenbaker

M, b. 3 May 1909, d. 20 March 1985
     Note: Champaign County (IL) official record #0408196300017:


LEGAL ADVERTISEMENT - Herald (Billings, Montana); Thursday, October 9, 1947; page 15 column 1; (Ancestry.com): (partial extraction)

We, the undersigned, hereby certify that we are partners, transacting business in the manufacture of ice cream and frozen custard and in the general confectionery business at 23 North 29th Street, Billings, Montana under a fictitious name or under a designation not showing the names of the persons interested as partners in such business, towit "Three Bec's Company."
The names and addresses of all the partners are:
Glen O. Blankenbaker, 15 North 20th Street, Billings, Montana.
Forrest I. Blankenbaker, 2523 1/2 Eighth Avenue North, Billings, Montana.
Ralph A. Blankenbaker, 727 Grand Avenue, Billings, Montana.
IN WITNESS THEREOF, we hereunto set our hands and seals this 3rd day of October, 1947.
Glen O. Blankenbaker
Forrest I. Blankenbaker
Ralph A. Blankenbaker.

Glen Ormal Blankenbaker was born on 3 May 1909 at North Dakota. He was the son of Troy Blankenbaker and Laura Donahue. Glen Ormal Blankenbaker married Nina Margarite Roerk, daughter of Frank Miller Roerk and Susanna Jackson. Glen Ormal Blankenbaker died on 20 March 1985 at Tucson, Pima Co., AZ, at age 75.

Children of Glen Ormal Blankenbaker and Nina Margarite Roerk

Glen Robert Blankenbaker

M, b. 8 October 1932, d. 8 March 2004
     Glen Robert Blankenbaker was also known as "Bob". He was born on 8 October 1932 at Billings, Yellowstone Co., MT. He was the son of Glen Ormal Blankenbaker and Nina Margarite Roerk. Glen Robert Blankenbaker began military service Korean War, U.S. Navy. He died on 8 March 2004 at Benton, Marshall Co., KY, at age 71 OBITUARY - Tribune-Courier, Benton, Kentucky; March 18, 2004; Internet

Glen Blakenbaker
Services for Glen R. “Bob” Blakenbaker, 71, of Benton were Wednesday, March 10, 2004 at Collier Funeral Chapel. Mr. Clay Blakenbaker officiated.
Mr. Blakenbaker died at 10:15 p.m. on March 8, 2004 at his residence.
He was an operator at Briggs and Stratton. He was also a Korean Era US Navy Veteran.
Survivors include: his wife, Twila Blakenbaker of Benton; four sons, Clay Blakenbaker of Gilbertsville, Thomas Blakenbaker of Valparaiso, Ind., Ronald Blakenbaker of Hobart, Ind. and Michael Blakenbaker of Gary, Ind; three daughters, Glenda Majeski of Gary, Ind., Robin Blakenbaker of Asheville, N.C., and Tracy Blakenbaker of Tulsa, Okla; and five grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Betty Usher. His parents were Glen Ormal Blakenbaker and Nine Margarite Roerk Blakenbaker.

Hester L. Blankenbaker

     Hester L. Blankenbaker married William Bywater.

Child of Hester L. Blankenbaker and William Bywater

Huldah Mae Blankenbaker

F, b. 13 July 1891, d. 28 June 1949
     Huldah Mae Blankenbaker was born on 13 July 1891 at Washington Co., IN. She was the daughter of John C. Blankenbaker and Etta M. Weir. Huldah Mae Blankenbaker married Albert Louis Walker, son of William Alexander Walker and Lucinda Caroline Payne, on 1 August 1909. Huldah Mae Blankenbaker died on 28 June 1949 at age 57 OBITUARY - The Salem, Indiana Leader, June 30, 1949:

Huldah M. Walker Funeral Rites Are Conducted Today
     Mrs. Huldah May Walker, 57 year old wife of Albert Walker, died Tuesday night, June 28, at her home on North Water Street.
     The daughter of the late John and Etta Weir Blankenbaker, she was born in Washington county on July 13, 1891.
     Funeral Services were held at 2:00 p, m. today (Thursday) at the First Christian Church. The Rev. George W. Smith officiated and burial was in Crown Hill cemetery.
     Others surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Maud Dean, South Boston, and Miss Helen Walker, Salem; a half-sister, Philena Hiatt, Anderson, Ind; a granddaughter, Ruth Dean; and other relatives.

She was buried in 1949 at Crown Hill Cemetery, Salem, Washington Co., IN.

Children of Huldah Mae Blankenbaker and Albert Louis Walker

John C. Blankenbaker

     John C. Blankenbaker married Etta M. Weir on 17 August 1889 at Washington Co., IN.

Child of John C. Blankenbaker and Etta M. Weir

Lithula Blankenbaker

F, b. circa 1841
     Lithula Blankenbaker was also known as Darthula Blankenbaker per 1870 census. She was born circa 1841 at Indiana.1 She married Amos Steward Brandenburg in May 1861 at Harrison Co., IN.

Child of Lithula Blankenbaker and Amos Steward Brandenburg


  1. [S237] 1870 Federal Census, Harrison County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 321; FHL #545820.

Troy Blankenbaker

     Troy Blankenbaker married Laura Donahue.

Child of Troy Blankenbaker and Laura Donahue

Emma Jane Blankenship

F, b. 12 August 1857, d. 10 March 1936
     Emma Jane Blankenship was born on 12 August 1857 at Indiana. She married Abraham Lincoln Martin on 28 June 1883 at Indiana. Emma Jane Blankenship died on 10 March 1936 at Indianapolis, Marion Co., IN, at age 78

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com):

Mrs. Emma Martin Stricken Early Today.

Mrs. Emma Jane Martin of this city, who lived until recently at 323 east 6th street, died this morning at 2 o'clock in Indianapolis at the home of her nephew, J. B. H. Martin, 3901 north Delaware street. Mrs. Martin went to Indianapolis in January, 1934, for a visit, but was stricken suddenly and was never able to return to Bloomington. She was 78 years old.

Survivors, in addition to the nephew at whose home she died, include a son, Carl B. Martin of Indianapolis, a niece, Mrs. H. A. Bordner of the Philippine Islands, and two other nephews, U. H. Smith of Bloomington and P. B. Smith of Denver, Colo.

Mrs. Martin was the youngest daughter of James and Dorothy Blankenship and was the last surviving member of that family. Four sister [sic] have preceded her in death, Mrs. Sallie Smith, Miss Mary Blankenship, Mrs. Lida Martin and Mrs. Martha Smith. In 1883 she was married to A. L. Martin, who died February 2, 1901 at the age of 42 years. To this union two children were born, Sybil, a daughter who died early in childhood and Carl, who survives.

The funeral party will arrive in Bloomington Wednesday morning and will go to the residence of Mr. and Mrs. William Etter, 415 east 6th street, where friends may call. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 Thursday afternoon at the Lincoln Street Church of Christ, of which Mrs. Martin was a member. Elders A. W. Harvey and W. J. Whaley will officiate.

Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. Rodney Smith, W. O. Blakely, O. H. Cravens, Arthur Cravens, William Graham, C. A. Martin, A. G. Lloyd and E. E. Speer. Active pallbearers will be H. G. Harris, Noble Koontz, William Etter, Ben Morris, H. D. Rott and R. B. Stull. The body will lie in state at the church from 1:30 to 2:30 Thursday. Burial will be in the Rosehill cemetery.
Bloomington (Monroe County, Indiana) Telephone, March 11, 1936, p. 1.

She was buried in March 1936 at Rose Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, Monroe Co., IN, Findagrave #123058283.

Child of Emma Jane Blankenship and Abraham Lincoln Martin

James Lawrence Blankenship

M, b. 1 April 1911
     James Lawrence Blankenship was born on 1 April 1911 at Frankfort, Franklin Co., KY. He married Vernice Lucille Evans, daughter of Charles F. Evans and May V. Weller, before 1940.

Lawrence Elmer Blankenship

M, d. 1989
     Lawrence Elmer Blankenship married Nora Marie Anderson circa 1952, Five children. Lawrence Elmer Blankenship died in 1989.

Ruth Anita Blankenship

     Ruth Anita Blankenship married Elbert Bundy.

Child of Ruth Anita Blankenship and Elbert Bundy

Margaret E. Blanton1

F, b. circa 1835
     Margaret E. Blanton was born circa 1835 at Tennessee.1 She married John Westly Haney.

Children of Margaret E. Blanton and John Westly Haney


  1. [S498] 1860 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 187; FHL #803187.

Katharina Blaser

     Katharina Blaser married Peter Neukommet, son of Wolfgang Neukommet and Verena Schenk, on 27 April 1704 at Langnau, Canton Bern, Switzerland.

Children of Katharina Blaser and Peter Neukommet

Anna Blatter

     Anna Blatter was born at Brenzikofen, Canton Bern, Switzerland. She married Abel Reusser, son of Abel Reusser and Trini Mathis, on 24 March 1597/98 at Steffisberg, Canton Bern, Switzerland.

Children of Anna Blatter and Abel Reusser

Anna Magdalena Blatter

F, b. 22 November 1783, d. 11 December 1843
     Anna Magdalena Blatter was born on 22 November 1783. She married Johann Christian Russy in 1802 at Dudweiler, Saarland, Germany. Anna Magdalena Blatter died on 11 December 1843 at Neuweiler, Saarland, Germany, at age 60.

Child of Anna Magdalena Blatter and Johann Christian Russy

Georg Nikolaus Blatter

M, b. 25 November 1811, d. 5 June 1877
     Georg Nikolaus Blatter was born on 25 November 1811 at Neuweiler, Saarland, Germany. He married Catharina Elisabeth Deutsch on 17 March 1842 at Dudweiler, Saarland, Germany. Georg Nikolaus Blatter died on 5 June 1877 at Neuweiler, Saarland, Germany, at age 65.

Child of Georg Nikolaus Blatter and Catharina Elisabeth Deutsch

Katharine Margaretha Luise Blatter

F, b. 27 October 1847, d. 19 August 1907
     Katharine Margaretha Luise Blatter was born on 27 October 1847 at Neuweiler, Saarland, Germany. She was the daughter of Georg Nikolaus Blatter and Catharina Elisabeth Deutsch. Katharine Margaretha Luise Blatter married Philip Jakob Triem, son of Ludwig Triem and Elisabeth Sprengard, on 25 July 1867 at Sulzbach, Saarland, Germany. Katharine Margaretha Luise Blatter died on 19 August 1907 at Neuweiler, Saarland, Germany, at age 59.

Children of Katharine Margaretha Luise Blatter and Philip Jakob Triem

Barbara Blau

F, b. 17 July 1843
     Barbara Blau married Matthias Wagner. Barbara Blau was born on 17 July 1843 at On Ship, New Orleans Harbor, Orleans Par., LA.

Child of Barbara Blau and Matthias Wagner

Lena Blaut1

F, b. April 1845
     Lena Blaut was born in April 1845 at Germany.1 She married Fred Vogt on 10 April 1872.1

Child of Lena Blaut and Fred Vogt


  1. [S2359] 1900 Federal Census, Vanderburgh County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 408; FHL #1240408.

Joyce Adell Blay

F, b. 3 September 1928, d. March 1984
     Joyce Adell Blay was born on 3 September 1928 at Wilson Co., TX. She was the daughter of Talmer Blay and Mildred King. Joyce Adell Blay died in March 1984 at Zapata, Zapata Co., TX, at age 55.

Talmer Blay

M, b. 11 November 1907, d. October 1983
     Talmer Blay married Mildred King, daughter of George Preston King and Myrtle Leona Walker. Talmer Blay was born on 11 November 1907. He died in October 1983 at Zapata, Zapata Co., TX, at age 75.

Child of Talmer Blay and Mildred King

Grace Virginia Blayney

F, b. 21 August 1888, d. 5 September 1977
     Grace Virginia Blayney was born on 21 August 1888 at Jackson, Jones Co., IA. She was the daughter of Henry Franklin Blayney and Mary Catherine Grafft. Grace Virginia Blayney married Hal Dale Gilmore, son of George Washington Gilmore and Josephine Arminta Kaufman, on 25 August 1904 at Galena, Jo Daviess Co., IL. Grace Virginia Blayney died on 5 September 1977 at age 89. She was buried in September 1977 at Green Center Cemetery, Morley, Jones Co., IA, Findagrave #74970357.

Child of Grace Virginia Blayney and Hal Dale Gilmore

Henry Franklin Blayney

M, b. 29 March 1853, d. 5 May 1924
     Henry Franklin Blayney was born on 29 March 1853 at Mount Gilead, Morrow Co., OH. He married Mary Catherine Grafft. Henry Franklin Blayney died on 5 May 1924 at Anamosa, Jones Co., IA, at age 71. He was buried in May 1924 at Green Center Cemetery, Morley, Jones Co., IA, Findagrave #74961323.

Child of Henry Franklin Blayney and Mary Catherine Grafft

Myrtle Jane Blayney

F, b. 8 July 1885, d. 24 April 1974
     Myrtle Jane Blayney was born on 8 July 1885 at Jackson Twp., Jones Co., IA. She married Chauncey Earl Duncan on 22 March 1904 at Linn Co., IA. Myrtle Jane Blayney died on 24 April 1974 at age 88. She was buried in April 1974 at Green Center Cemetery, Morley, Jones Co., IA, Findagrave #49278766.

Child of Myrtle Jane Blayney and Chauncey Earl Duncan