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27. Churchill BLAKEY127,128 was born on 11 April 1760.22 He died in 1837 at the age of 77 in Wilkes County, Georgia.113

Henry Co VA DB 2, p.302
15 Feb 1783 Deed from Alexander Joyce to Geo. Hairston for 250 acres on branches of Marrowbone Creek, begin Henry Mays dividing line, joins McKain's. Wit: Churchill Blakey, D. Lanier, Daniel Goolsby, John East.

This Churchill and his brother Joseph and many of the Anthonys (relatives of their wives who were sisters, moved to Wilkes Co GA. The Tax Records suggest Joseph and Winifred moved about 1790; Churchill and family followed in 1795. A "Churchwell" Blakey paid tax for one year in 1786 - perhaps he went earlier to buy land, returning to Virginia.

Churchill BLAKEY and Agnes ANTHONY were married on 2 August 1780 in Henry County, Virginia.129,130,131 Agnes ANTHONY, daughter of Joseph ANTHONY and Elizabeth CLARK, was born on 17 March 1761.113 She died in Wilkes County, Georgia.

The marriage listed in "Henry County, Virginia, Marriage Bonds, 1778-1849" by Virginia Anderton Dodd. c1953. Agnes Anthony, daughter of Joseph Anthony.