FOURTH GENERATION


12. William Henry Blankenship was born about 1825 in , , GA.(1) He died on 7 Sep 1864 in , Chic..(1) He was baptized into the LDS church on 15 Nov 1989 in JRIVE. (1) He was endowed on 16 Nov 1989 in JRIVE. (1) He Sealed to child (LDS) on 17 Nov 1989 in JRIVE. (1) He was buried in Cem. #13, Chic., IL. (1) [Johnson.ged]

!William Henry Blankenship fought in the Civil War and was captured.
He died in the prison of war camp, and his burial marker is #13.
William Henry wrote home one time that is know of, the letter is in the care
of Lorene Sherrill.

!William Henry Blankenship homesteaded land that is owned in 1990 by:
James Bone, Mac Walker, Lowell Blankenship, Fannie Kelly, Jule Bailey.

!SOURCE: Andy Lanier - 901 North Greene Ave., Lake Worth, FL, 33461 He was married to Sarah Ellen Roberts on 3 Feb 1845 in Rockford, Coosa Co., AL. (1) He was sealed to spouse on 17 Nov 1989 in JRIVE. (1)

13. Sarah Ellen Roberts was born on 18 Feb 1826 in , , GA.(1) She died on 11 Jun 1910 in , Coosa Co., AL.(1) She was buried in New Site Cem., Coosa Co., AL.(1) She was baptized into the LDS church in SUBMITTED. (1) She was endowed in SUBMITTED.(1) [Johnson.ged]

!1880 Coosa Co., AL census, Beat 10&11, Ellen is listed in John Blankenship's
household, age 60.

!Sarah Ellen Roberts Blankenship was living with her son John W.
Blankenship on the 1910 census. Children were:

child i. Millie Elizabeth Blankenship was born on 23 Nov 1846 in , Coosa Co., AL. (1) She died on 4 May 1903 in Weogufka, Coosa Co., AL.(1) She was baptized into the LDS church on 16 Jan 1993 in JRIVE.(1) She was endowed on 2 Feb 1993 in JRIVE.(1) She Sealed to child (LDS) on 13 Apr 1993 in JRIVE. (1) She was buried in Bell Rattle Cem., Coosa Co., AL. (1) [Johnson.ged]

!1870 Coosa Co., AL census, Flint Hill,
child ii. Frances Emily (Fannie) Blankenship was born on 9 Jun 1848 in , Coosa Co., AL.(1) She was baptized into the LDS church on 16 Jan 1993 in JRIVE.(1) She was endowed on 2 Feb 1993 in JRIVE.(1) She Sealed to child (LDS) on 13 Apr 1993 in JRIVE.(1) [Johnson.ged]

!1870 Coosa Co., AL census, Flint Hill, Dwelling #29 .

!1900 Coosa Co., AL census, Beat #11, Weogufka, Dwelling # .
child6 iii. Julius Russell Blankenship.
child iv. Wiley Jasper Blankenship was born on 22 Oct 1852 in , Coosa Co., AL. (1) He died on 5 Nov 1911 in , Coosa Co., AL. (1) He was baptized into the LDS church on 30 Jan 1993 in JRIVE.(1) He was endowed on 19 Feb 1993 in JRIVE.(1) He Sealed to child (LDS) on 20 Feb 1993 in JRIVE.(1) He was buried in Winterboro Cem., Talladega Co., AL. (1) [Johnson.ged]

!1880 Coosa Co., AL census, Beat 11, Dwelling 233
child v. Henry J. Blankenship was born on 25 Feb 1854 in Weogufka, Coosa Co., AL. (1) He died on 20 Feb 1936 in Weogufka, Coosa Co., AL.(1) He was baptized into the LDS church on 30 Jan 1993 in JRIVE.(1) He was endowed on 19 Feb 1993 in JRIVE.(1) He Sealed to child (LDS) on 19 Feb 1993 in JRIVE. (1) He was buried in , , AL.(1) [Johnson.ged]

!1880 Coosa Co., AL census, Beat 10 & 11, Dwelling #232,
LDS film #1254009

!Coosa Co., AL, Marr. record Book C, pg. 473

Death: Coosa Co., AL Death records, informant: W. S. Gilliard
child vi. William Avery (Bill) Blankenship was born on 22 Mar 1857 in , Coosa Co., AL.(1) He died on 22 May 1923 in , Coosa Co., AL.(1) He was buried on 23 May 1923 in New Site Cem., Coosa Co., AL.(1) He was baptized into the LDS church on 30 Jan 1993 in JRIVE. (1) He was endowed on 19 Feb 1993 in JRIVE. (1) He Sealed to child (LDS) on 20 Feb 1993 in JRIVE. (1)
child vii. John Stevens (J.W.) Blankenship was born on 19 Aug 1857 in , Coosa Co., AL. (1) He died on 11 May 1928 in , , AL. (1) He was baptized into the LDS church on 30 Jan 1993 in JRIVE.(1) He was endowed on 19 Feb 1993 in JRIVE.(1) He Sealed to child (LDS) on 20 Feb 1993 in JRIVE.(1) He was buried in New Site Cem., Coosa Co., AL. (1) [Johnson.ged]

!Source of info: 1900 Weogufka, Coosa Co., AL census record, ED 26,
Dwelling number 88, Family number 88

!In a letter I received from Andy Lanier, dated 18 Feb. 1990, he
stated that J. W. Blankenship was named John Stevens Blankenship.
He did not like Stevens and insisted on being called J. W.
child viii. Louisa Jane (Janie) Blankenship was born in 1862 in , , AL. (1) She died in 1935 in , , AL.(1) She was baptized into the LDS church on 16 Jan 1993 in JRIVE. (1) She was endowed on 12 Nov 1993 in JRIVE. (1) She was buried in Mt. Moriah Cem., Coosa Co., AL. (1) She Sealed to child (LDS) in SUBMITTED. (1) [Johnson.ged]

!Coosa Co. Marriage records, book D, pg. 44

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