Fifth Generation


565. John R Blake was born on 10 Jan 1849 in Oak Hill, Fayette County, Virginia (now West Virginia). On 5 Feb 1896 he sold 14 acres to Sarah E. Treadway for $200 in Loop Creek, Fayette County, West Virginia. He appeared in the census in 1930 in Fayette County, West Virginia. He died on 7 Aug 1932 in Gatewood, Fayette County, West Virginia. He was buried in Bibb Cemetery, Gatewood, Fayette County, West Virginia. He was a farmer.

John R Blake and Julia A M "Marguerite" Settle were married on 16 Dec 1874 in Fayette County, West Virginia. Julia A M "Marguerite" Settle (daughter of Henry P Settle and Jincy or Susy Blake) was born in 1855 in probably Fayette County, Virginia (now West Virginia). She died in Aug 1878 in Loop Creek, Fayette County, West Virginia. She was also known as "Maggie". John R Blake and Julia A M "Marguerite" Settle had the following children:

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Laura "Josie" Blake.

John R Blake and Caroline Lucretia Frances Bibb were married on 31 Dec 1879 in Fayette County, West Virginia. Caroline Lucretia Frances Bibb (daughter of William Carey Bibb and Nancy Calvary Duncan) was born on 19 Apr 1858 in Gatewood, Fayette County, Virginia (now West Virginia). She appeared in the census in 1870 in Fayetteville Township, Fayette County, West Virginia. She died from pneumonia on 29 Mar 1925 in Gatewood, Fayette County, West Virginia. She was buried in Bibb Cemetery, Gatewood, Fayette County, West Virginia. John R Blake and Caroline Lucretia Frances Bibb had the following children:

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Della Gertrude Blake.

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Omri Norman Blake.