Second Generation


2. John Blake Sr was born about 1745 in possibly Chester County, Pennsylvania. He died in 1820 in Greenbrier County, Virginia (now West Virginia). He was buried in Fort Donnally, Greenbrier County, West Virginia.

John Blake Sr and Anna Newton were married about 1770. They immigrated to Greenbrier County, Virginia (now West Virginia) in 1782. Anna Newton (daughter of Joseph Newton and Helena Anderson) was born on 8 Aug 1758. She died in Oct 1812. John Blake Sr and Anna Newton had the following children:

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Peter Blake.

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ii.

Isaac Blake Sr.

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iii.

John Blake Jr.

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iv.

Margaret Blake.

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v.

Sarah "Mother Sally" Blake.

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vi.

Elizabeth Blake.

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vii.

James N Blake.