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John Withers Blake, D.D.

Male 1895 - 1997  (102 years)


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  • Name John Withers Blake  [1, 2
    Divines
    Divines
    How beautiful upon the mountains
    are the feet of him who brings good news,
    who publishes peace, who brings good news of happiness,
    who publishes salvation,
    who says to Zion, “Your God reigns.”
    Suffix D.D. 
    Born 27 Jul 1895  Bushnell, Sumter, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Aug 1997  Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5
    Buried Woodlawn Cemetery, Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I21165  Dickinson
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2018 

    Father Colin Murchison Blake,   b. 6 Jun 1860,   d. 2 Jul 1944, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Julia Ivy,   b. 4 Jun 1860,   d. 5 Jan 1932, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F6592  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances Sledd,   b. 11 Apr 1900, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1998, Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Children 
     1. John Withers Blake,   b. 20 Jan 1924, Decatur, DeKalb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 2003, Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [Birth]
     2. Julia Blake,   b. ca. 1928  [Birth]
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F6591  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Jul 1895 - Bushnell, Sumter, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Aug 1997 - Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Woodlawn Cemetery, Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S006918] U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line], ( Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).
      Name: John Withers Blake
      Race: White
      Marital Status: Single
      Birth Date: 27 Jul 1895
      Birth Place: Florida
      Street address: 2826
      Residence Place: Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, USA
      Physical Build: Medium
      Height: Medium
      Hair Description: Not Bald
      Hair Color: Dark Brown
      Eye Color: Blue

    2. [S015808] Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 [database on-line], (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004).
      Name: John Withers Blake
      Race: White
      Age at Death: 102
      Birth Date: 27 Jul 1895
      Death Date: 11 Aug 1997
      Death Place: Hillsborough, Florida, United States


    3. [S017516] World War I Civilian Draft Registrations, Banks, Ray, comp., (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000).
      Name: Blake, John Withers
      Birth Date: 27 Jul 1895
      Birth Place: Bushnell FL
      City/County: Tampa# 1
      State: FL
      Ethnicity: W

    4. [S016512] Social Security Death Index , (Washington, D.C.: Social Security Administration).
      Name: John W. Blake
      SSN: 263-56-2839
      Last Residence:
      33602 Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, USA
      BORN: 27 Jul 1895
      Died: 11 Aug 1997
      State (Year) SSN issued: Florida (1955)

    5. [S49] Beneficiary Identification Records Locator Subsystem (BIRLS) Death File, (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs).
      Name: John Blake
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 27 Jul 1895
      Death Date: 11 Aug 1997
      Cause of Death: Natural
      SSN: 263562839
      Enlistment Date 1: 12 Dec 1917