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1490. Thomas Ewing BLAKEY1098 was born on 12 April 1870 in Whitewright, Grayson County, Texas.746 He died on 22 February 1955 at the age of 84.1099 Found in Fannin Co. in 1920 census. Living in the same Enumeration District is John T. Blakey age 26 and his wife Lizzie; probably a son of Robert S. Blakey who was also living in Fannin Co at that time since no John is found in the list of children below.

Buried Savoy Cemetery, Fannin County near Grayson Co line.

From: "TOM MELUGIN" <tom@texoma.net>
To: <khaden@mindspring.com>
Subject: family information
Date: Wed, 10 Oct 2001 17:39:44 -0500

HELLO
MY NAME IS TOM MELUGIN AND I JUST FOUND THIS SITE. ONE OF MY GREAT GREAT ... FATHERS WAS THOMAS BLAKEY WHO WAS MARRIED TO ANN HADEN THE DAUGHTER OF ANTHONY HADEN AND MARGARET DOUGLAS HADEN.
MY GRANDFATHER WAS THOMAS EWING BLAKEY, HE WAS BORN APRIL 12, 1870. HE DIED FEB.22, 1955. HE WAS MARRIED TO MARY BELL "MOLLIE" COBB.
SHE WAS THE DAUGHTER OF JESSE MAYFIELD COBB AND MARY VERLUMALY COOPER COBB. MY GRANDMOTHER DIED APRIL 30, 1957. BOTH OF MY GRANDPARENTS ARE BURIED AT SUNNYSIDE CEMETERY IN SAVOY, TEXAS.
MY GRANDPARENTS HAD NINE CHILDREN
1. JESSE WHITSITT BORN DEC. 27, 1896
2, CHARLEY RAY BORN JULY 15, 1898
3. ROBERT EARL LEE BORN JULY 9, 1900
4. MAT NOBLE BORN JULY 14,1902
5. MARY VERLUMALY BORN JULY 5, 1904
6. EUGENE CHENOWETH BORN SEPT. 6, 1906
7. GEORGE THOMAS BORN OCT. 28, 1908
8. DOROTHY LEE BORN OCT.7, 1911
9. THOMAS EDISON BLAKEY BORN NOV. 29, 1913

THOMAS EDISON IS THE ONLY CHILD THAT S STILL LIVING. HE LIVES IN SHERMAN, TEXAS
DOROTHY LEE BLAKEY WAS MY MOTHER, SHE DIED IN 1987.
I HOPE THIS INFORMATION IS OF SOME USE TO YOU.
THE FULL GIVEN NAMES OF ALL THE CHILDREN ARE IN THE BLAKEY FAMILY BIBLE HELT BY THOMAS BLAKEY, SON OF ROBERT EARL.

TOM MELUGIN

Thomas Ewing BLAKEY and Mary Bell "Mollie" COBB were married.746 Mary Bell "Mollie" COBB was born in 1872 in Texas.1098,1099 She died on 30 April 1957 at the age of 85.1099 Buried Savoy Cemetery, Fannin County near Grayson Co line. Mollie's parents were Jesse Mayfield Cobb and Mary Verlumaly Cooper.

Thomas Ewing BLAKEY and Mary Bell "Mollie" COBB had the following children:

+2380

i.

Jesse Whitsett BLAKEY.

2381

ii.

Charlie Ray BLAKEY1100 was born on 15 July 1898.1100

Charlie married Eva Irene Cobb.

2382

iii.

Robert Earl Lee BLAKEY1100 was born in 1900 in Texas.1098

Earl married Inez Ferry.

2383

iv.

Mat Nobel BLAKEY1100 was born on 14 July 1902.1100

Mat married Kathryn Everheart.

2384

v.

Mary Verlumaly BLAKEY1100 was born on 5 July 1904.1100

Mary married (1) Louis Wagner and (2) Dave Abernathy.

2385

vi.

Eugene Chenoweth BLAKEY1100 was born on 6 September 1906.1100

Eugene married Bell Fitzgerald.

2386

vii.

George Thomas BLAKEY1100 was born on 28 October 1908.1100

George married Lois Fogle.

2387

viii.

Dorothy Lee BLAKEY1100 was born on 7 October 1911.1100

Dorothy married B. Q. Melugin.

2388

ix.

Thomas Edison BLAKEY1100 was born on 27 November 1913.1100

As of August of 2002, Thomas was still living. He married Letha Janelle Fagan.