.              Jabez Meigs Blake, 1804 - 1871, s/o David Blake
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

34   Jabez Meigs Blake,8                                                           (David,7,Moses,6,James,5,John,4,John,3,John,2,William,1)
.
.          b 28 Jul 1804 Ohio; d 1871 Belle Rive, Jefferson Co, Ill, bur New Hope Cem, Pendleton, Jefferson Co, Ill.
.          m(1) 11 Nov 1824 Gallia Co, Ohio to Elizabeth Waugh, b 23 Jun 1806 Gallia Co, d 23 Jun 1806 Gallia Co, d 30 Oct 1854, bur New
.                   Hope Cem, d/o George Waugh and Susannah ____.
.          m(2) Elizabeth Freeland, b 23 Nov 1816 Adams Co, Ohio, d 2 Oct 1856, bur New Hope Cem, d/o Jesse Freeland and Rebecca ____.
.          m(3) Jane Jones, b ca 1815 Ohio.

.          1830 Gallia Co census, Ohio Twp, p 128, Jabez M. Blake, 00001-20001.
.          1840 Gallia Co census, Ohio Twp, p 77, Jabez Blake, 2000101-011101.
.          1850 Jefferson Co, Ill census, Dist 10, p 372, #953/953, Jabis M. Blake,46 Ohio, farmer, $1000, Elizabeth,44 Ohio, Martha J.,25
.                   Ohio, Susan F. Cook,23 Ohio, $100, Alexander Blake,14 Ohio, George,12 Ohio, Moses,10 Ohio, Elizabeth,5 Ohio, Hannah,
.                   2 Ill, Jane Cook,3 Ill, Jonathan,1 Ill.
.          1860 Jefferson Co census, Mt Vernon, p 923, #985/926, Jabes M. Blake,55 Ohio, farmer, $5000, $245, Jane,45 Ohio, Elizabeth A.,
.                   14 Ill, Hannah S.,4 Ill.
.          1870 Jefferson Co census, Lynchburg, p 605, #122/122, Jabes Blake,66 Ohio, farmer, $3500, $350, Jane,55 Ohio, Martha,6 Ill.
.                   (Martha was prob Jane's child before her marr to Jabez)
.          1880 census, Jane not located.

.          issue:

.          
1.   Martha Jane Blake, b 2 Sep 1825 Gallia Co, d 5 Jan 1900, bur New Home/Lowery Cem, Farrington, Jefferson Co, m 8 Jan
.                1860 Jefferson Co to James M. Crawford, b ca 1826 Ga, d 1860's.
.                1860 Marion Co, Ill census, Centralia, p 14, #97/97, James M. Crawford,34 Ga, farmer, --, $350, Marth Jane,34 Ohio, John C.,
.                         8 Ill, Alexander,6 Ill, Antonette,3 Ill, Moses Blake,19 Ohio, farmer.

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2.   Susan Frances Blake, b 17 Jan 1828 Gallia Co, d 14 Feb 1907, bur  New Hope Cem, m(1) 18 Mar 1845 Jefferson Co to Jon-
.                athan S. Cook, d ca 1845-50.  Susan m(2) 7 Oct 1852 Jefferson Co to Rev Edward Price, b 24 Dec 1832 Ind, d 10 May 1914,
.                bur New Hope Cem.
.                1850 Jefferson Co, Ill census, Dist 10, p 372, #953/953, Susan F. Cook,23 Ohio, $100, Jane Cook,3 Ill, Jonathan,1 Ill, living
.                         with Jabis M. Blake.

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3.   Mary Melvina Blake, b ca 1833 Gallia Co, d 6 Aug 1887 Tex, m 21 Sep 1848 Jefferson Co to Leonard Chaffin Shelton, b ca
.                1829 Dahlgren, Hamilton Co, Ill, d 14 Jun 1902 Okla, s/o Joseph C. Shelton and Nancy Fagin.

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4.   Alexander H. Blake, b ca 1835-36 Ohio, m 30 Dec 1859 Jefferson Co to Mary E. Crowder, b ca 1840 Ill.
.                1860 Jefferson Co census, Mt Vernon, p 921, #966/909, Alexander H. Blake,25 Ohio, farmer, --, $25, Mary E.,20 Ill.
.                1870 census, family not located.

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5.   George R. Blake, b ca 1838-39 Ohio, m Mary F. Bradford (Fannie).

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6.   Moses Blake, b ca 1840 Ohio.
.                1860 Marion Co, Ill census, Centralia, p 14, #97/97, Moses Blake,19 Ohio, farmer, living with James M. and Marth Jane Craw-
.                         ford.
.                1870 census, Moses not located.

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7.   Elizabeth A, Blake, b ca 1845-46 Ohio.

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8.   Hannah S. Blake, b ca 1848-49 Ill.








.          Ref:  1.   Notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: cjwood@bright.net    
.                   2.   Nida, p 31-35.
.                   3.   David Blake family history,
www.planetmurphy.org/content/body/Eckart/BlakeDavid5.htm   
.                   4. "
Our Pioneers, Builders of our Township and our County", Webber Township, Jefferson County, Illinois.
.                         Web site created 21 Mar 2008, Jack White, Sharon White Hiltibidal.  This source incorrectly claims that
William Put-
.                         nam Blake (#323), b 1826 Ohio, and m Elizabeth McReynolds, was a son of Jabez, but William was a s/o Jabez'a bro-
.                         ther David.  Both Jabez and David moved to Jefferson Co, Ill.  Jabez had no sons b prior to 1830, acc to both the 1830
.                         and 1840 census'.
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