Selected Families and Individuals


Eligah M. "Lige" MANESS [Parents] was born on 8 Feb 1852 in , Henderson, Tennessee. He died on 1 Mar 1852 in , Henderson, Tennessee. He was buried in Central Grove Cemetery, , Henderson, Tennessee. Eligah married Nancy Jane BLANKENSHIP in 1875.

Nancy Jane BLANKENSHIP [Parents] was born on 12 Jun 1861 in , Henderson, Tennessee. She died on 21 Mar 1926 in , Henderson, Tennessee. She was buried in Central Grove Cemetery, , Henderson, Tennessee. Nancy married Eligah M. "Lige" MANESS in 1875.


Pleasant H. BLANKENSHIP [Parents] was born in 1837 in , Henderson, Tennessee. He died in 1862 in , Henderson, Tennessee. Pleasant married Sarah Jane AUTRY in 1855.

Sarah Jane AUTRY was born in 1838 in , , Tennessee. She died on 14 Oct 1900 in Lexington, Henderson, Tennessee. Sarah married Pleasant H. BLANKENSHIP in 1855.

They had the following children.

  F i Nancy Jane BLANKENSHIP was born on 12 Jun 1861. She died on 21 Mar 1926.
  M ii Pleasant C. BLANKENSHIP was born on 5 Feb 1863. He died on 19 Feb 1925.

Pleasant C. BLANKENSHIP [Parents] was born on 5 Feb 1863 in , Henderson, Tennessee. He died on 19 Feb 1925 in Concord, Pemiscot, Missouri. Pleasant married Amanda C. "Mandy" RIGGS in 1891.

Amanda C. "Mandy" RIGGS was born in 1872 in , Decatur, Tennessee. She died in , , Missouri. Amanda married Pleasant C. BLANKENSHIP in 1891.


Caleb Franklin BLANKENSHIP "Sr" [Parents] was born in 1803 in , , Tennessee. He died in 1877 in Lone Elm, Henderson, Tennessee. Caleb married Mary WOODS in 1820 in , Henderson, Tennessee.

Mary WOODS was born in 1809 in , , North Carolina. She died in 1880 in Lexington, Henderson, Tennessee. Mary married Caleb Franklin BLANKENSHIP "Sr" in 1820 in , Henderson, Tennessee.

They had the following children.

  M i
James Martin BLANKENSHIP was born on 20 Jul 1828 in Dyersburg, Henderson, Tennessee. He died on 5 May 1900 in Floral, Independence, Arkansas.
  M ii
John Andrew BLANKENSHIP was born on 18 Feb 1831. He died on 8 Jan 1891 in , Henderson, Tennessee.
  M iii
Caleb Franklin BLANKENSHIP "Jr" was born in 1833 in , Henderson, Tennessee. He died on 14 Jan 1865 in Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky.
  M iv
William C. F. BLANKENSHIP was born in 1835 in , Henderson, Tennessee. He died on 3 Feb 1873.
  M v Pleasant H. BLANKENSHIP was born in 1837. He died in 1862.
  F vi
Martha Jane BLANKENSHIP was born on 28 Nov 1939 in , Henderson, Tennessee. She died on 3 Mar 1912 in , Henderson, Tennessee.
  F vii
Malinda E. BLANKENSHIP was born in 1856 in , Henderson, Tennessee.
  F viii
Mary Elizabeth BLANKENSHIP was born in 1856 in , Henderson, Tennessee. She died in 1954.

Gilbert Marion BLANKENSHIP "Sr" [Parents] was born in 1805 in , , Kentucky. He died on 4 Dec 1868 in , Oregon, Missouri. He was buried in Norman Cemetery, , Oregon, Missouri. Gilbert married Nancy Elizabeth CREWS.

Nancy Elizabeth CREWS was born in 1803 in , Henderson, Tennessee. She died in 1875. She was buried in Norman Cemetery, , Oregon, Missouri. Nancy married Gilbert Marion BLANKENSHIP "Sr".

They had the following children.

  M i
John S. BLANKENSHIP was born in 1830 in , Henderson, Tennessee. He died in 1901.
  M ii
Ken BLANKENSHIP was born in 1830 in , Henderson, Tennessee.
  F iii
Christena BLANKENSHIP was born in 1832 in , Henderson, Tennessee.
  F iv Anna BLANKENSHIP was born in 1834. She died about 1890.
  F v
Meriam BLANKENSHIP was born in 1836 in , Henderson, Tennessee. She died in 1880 in , Oregon, Missouri.
  M vi William Harvey BLANKENSHIP was born on 16 Nov 1838. He died on 9 Jan 1916.
  M vii Gilbert Marion BLANKENSHIP "Jr" was born in Dec 1838. He died on 5 May 1918.
  F viii
Nancy BLANKENSHIP was born about 1841 in , , Kansas.
  F ix
Paralee V. BLANKENSHIP was born about 1842 in , Henderson, Tennessee.
  F x
Lorena BLANKENSHIP was born in 1842 in , Henderson, Tennessee.
  F xi
Mary BLANKENSHIP was born in 1846 in , Henderson, Tennessee.
  M xii Jacob H. BLANKENSHIP was born in Oct 1847. He died in 1924.
  F xiii Easter A. BLANKENSHIP was born in 1848. She died in 1940.

Frank D. PERRY was born in 1841 in , , North Carolina. He died in , Oregon, Missouri. He was buried in Childers Cemetery, , Oregon, Miossouri. Frank married Easter A. BLANKENSHIP.

Easter A. BLANKENSHIP [Parents] was born in 1848 in , , Tennessee. She died in 1940 in , Oregon, Missouri. She was buried in Norman Cemetery, , Oregon, Missouri. Easter married Frank D. PERRY.


William M. PRATT was born about 1828 in , , Tennessee. He died about 1900 in , , Missouri. William married Anna BLANKENSHIP.

Anna BLANKENSHIP [Parents] was born in 1834 in , Henderson, Tennessee. She died about 1890 in , , Missouri. Anna married William M. PRATT.


William Harvey BLANKENSHIP [Parents] was born on 16 Nov 1838 in , Henderson, Tennessee. He died on 9 Jan 1916 in , Oregon, Missouri. He was buried on 10 Jan 1916 in Blankenship Cemetery, , Oregon, Missouri. William married Angeline CREWS.

Other marriages:
HARROD, Lydia Ann

Angeline CREWS was born in 1841 in , , Tennessee. She died after 1880 in Lynn, Oregon. Angeline married William Harvey BLANKENSHIP.

They had the following children.

  M i Jesse Hardin BLANKENSHIP was born on 30 Mar 1868. He died on 30 Oct 1949.
  M ii
Nathaniel BLANKENSHIP was born on 17 Aug 1870 in , Oregon, Missouri. He died on 15 Feb 1948 in Baptist Hospital, Springfield, Greene, Missouri. He was buried on 19 Feb 1948 in Norman Cemetery, Alton, Oregon, Missouri.
  F iii Dana BLANKENSHIP was born on 1 Dec 1873. She died on 10 Feb 1919.

William Harvey BLANKENSHIP [Parents] was born on 16 Nov 1838 in , Henderson, Tennessee. He died on 9 Jan 1916 in , Oregon, Missouri. He was buried on 10 Jan 1916 in Blankenship Cemetery, , Oregon, Missouri. William married Lydia Ann HARROD.

Other marriages:
CREWS, Angeline

Lydia Ann HARROD was born on 1 Apr 1854 in Washingtonm, Daviess, Indiana. She died on 19 Jan 1939 in Winona, Shannon, Missouri. She was buried in Hickory Grove Cemetery, Alton, Oregon, Missouri. Lydia married William Harvey BLANKENSHIP.


Gus COPENHAGEN was born on 29 Apr 1871 in , , Kentucky. He died on 25 Mar 1944 in Huntsville, Randolph, Missouri. Gus married Dana BLANKENSHIP.

Dana BLANKENSHIP [Parents] was born on 1 Dec 1873 in , Oregon, Missouri. She died on 10 Feb 1919 in Thayer, Oregon, Missouri. Dana married Gus COPENHAGEN.

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