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Hugh Washington Blakeney

Hugh Washington Blakeney

Male 1874 - 1950  (75 years)

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  • Name Hugh Washington Blakeney 
    Born 10 May 1874  Vermilion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Feb 1950  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Georgetown Cemetery, Vermilion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6510  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2018 

    Father James Henry Blakeney,   b. 30 Dec 1836, Vermilion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1916, Vermilion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Mary Clifton,   b. 27 Jan 1839, Vermilion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1883, Vermilion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 15 Oct 1857  Vermilion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F252  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edith Anderson,   b. 11 Oct 1877, Veedersburg, Fountain Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1954, Vermilion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 21 Oct 1900  Vermilion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. P.F. Blakeney
     2. James W. Blakeney,   b. 16 Sep 1902, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1963  (Age 60 years)
     3. Mildred C. Blakeney,   b. Abt 1905, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. L.H.". Blakeney
     5. Hugh Blakeney,   b. Abt 1907, Vermilion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Mary Blakeney,   b. Abt 1908, Vermilion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F3314  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • Service: Spanish-American War 1898

      World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Name: Hugh Washington Blakeney County: Vermilion State: Illinois Birth Date: 10 May 1874 Race: White Roll: 1642747 Draft Board: 2

      Census: 1870 Westville, Vermilion, Illinois, USA Occupation: Farmer 1870 Westville, Vermilion, Illinois, USA Census: Dist 21 28 OCT 1850 Vermilion, Illinois, USA Census: PO Georgetown 20 JUL 1880 Georgetown, Vermilion, Illinois, USA Occupation: Farmer 20 JUL 1880 Georgetown, Vermilion, Illinois, USA 5

      Beckwith, History of Vermilion County Illinois, 1879 Pages 334-338 Danville Township /Coal/ In the Grape Creek region Wm. Kirkland, Hugh Blakney and Graves and Lofferty have carried on the business; while still farther south, along the streams which flow through Georgetown and Elwood, numerous parties have from time to time opened up small mines, and some continue to operate them. - There were 3 Hugh Blakeneys. One went Oregon in 1852. One was born the year of publication of this book. The Hugh if this record was age 45 at the time of publication of this book, so Beckwith must have been referring to this Hugh Blakeney.

      1850 census- address: IL, Vermilion Co Dist 21: Hugh BLACKNEY

      1870 United States Federal Census /Ancestry/ 20 July 1880 Home in 1870: Georgetown, Vermilion, Illinois Post Office: Georgetown Household Members: Name Age Hugh Blakney 36 [1834], Farmer, $2600, $600, IL America Blakney 28 [1842], Keeping house, IL Harvey Blakney 5 [April 1875], IL, Apr. Hawes Blakney 1/12 [1880], IL Bill Adams 14 [1856], IL Wm Hensley 23 [1847], Farmer, IL - they live next household to John & Amanda Galbraith Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Georgetown, Vermilion, Illinois; Roll: M593_285; Page: 207; Image: 417.

      NAME: Hugh W. Blakney AGE: 6 BIRTH YEAR: abt 1874 BIRTHPLACE: Illinois HOME IN 1880: Grant, Vermilion, Illinois RACE: White GENDER: Male RELATION TO HEAD OF HOUSE: Son MARITAL STATUS: Single FATHER'S NAME: James H. Blakney FATHER'S BIRTHPLACE: Illinois MOTHER'S NAME: Mary Blakney MOTHER'S BIRTHPLACE: Illinois NEIGHBORS: View others on page CANNOT READ/WRITE: BLIND: DEAF AND DUMB: OTHERWISE DISABLED: IDIOTIC OR INSANE: View image HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS: NAME AGE James H. Blakney 43 Mary Blakney 41 William C. Blakney 19 Albert Blakney 14 Hugh W. Blakney 6 Minnie M. Blakney 6 Save Ignore Source Citation Year: 1880; Census Place: Grant, Vermilion, Illinois; Roll: 255; Family History Film: 1254255; Page: 469C; Enumeration District: 215; Image: 0426

      NAME: Hugh W Blakeney STATE FILED: Illinois ROLL NUMBER: T288_38 Save Cancel Source Information National Archives and Records Administration. U.S., Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000. Original data: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. T288, 546 rolls.

      NAME: Hugh W Blakeney BIRTH DATE: 10 May 1874 DEATH DATE: 28 Feb 1950 CEMETERY: Goergetown CEMETERY LOCATION: Georgetown, Illinois U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. Original data: Applications for Headstones for U.S. Military Veterans, 1925-1941.

      NAME: Hugh W Blakeny BIRTH YEAR: abt 1874 KEYED BIRTH LOCATION: Grape Greek Ill BIRTH STATE: Ill ADMITTED YEAR: 1931 AGE AT ADMISSION: 57 STATE: Illinois COUNTY: Vermillion CITY: Danville BRANCH: Danville Branch Save Ignore Source Information Ancestry.com. U.S. National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.

      NAME: Hugh W Blakeney TEMPORARILY ABSENT: Yes AGE: 65 ESTIMATED BIRTH YEAR: abt 1875 GENDER: Male RACE: White BIRTHPLACE: Illinois MARITAL STATUS: Married RELATION TO HEAD OF HOUSE: Head HOME IN 1940: Ambia, Benton, Indiana MAP OF HOME IN 1940: View Map FARM: No INFERRED RESIDENCE IN 1935: Rural RESIDENCE IN 1935: Rural RESIDENT ON FARM IN 1935: No SHEET NUMBER: 5A NUMBER OF HOUSEHOLD IN ORDER OF VISITATION: 110 OCCUPATION: Shoe Shop HOUSE OWNED OR RENTED: Rented VALUE OF HOME OR MONTHLY RENTAL IF RENTED: 8 ATTENDED SCHOOL OR COLLEGE: No HIGHEST GRADE COMPLETED: Elementary school, 8th grade HOURS WORKED WEEK PRIOR TO CENSUS: 5 CLASS OF WORKER: Wage or salary worker in private work WEEKS WORKED IN 1939: 40 INCOME: 100 INCOME OTHER SOURCES: No NEIGHBORS: View others on page HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS: NAME AGE Hugh W Blakeney 65 Edith Blakeney 62 Lawrance H Blakeney 22 Laurence Anderson 61 Save Ignore Source Citation Year: 1940; Census Place: Ambia, Benton, Indiana; Roll: T627_1027; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 4-8 Source Information Ancestry.com. 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.