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563. Churchill Haden BLAKEY727 was born on 26 August 1829 in Logan County, Kentucky.36,353,728 He died on 28 April 1895 at the age of 65.353,729

In the 1850 Census, C. H. Blakey, age 20, lives in a hotel in Russellville. Occupation listed as Sheriff. If this is not him the age is wrong as there is no other 20 year-old C. H. Blakey known to be living in Logan Co at this time.

1860 Logan Co KY, Black Lick P.O., p.467, Household #957. C. H. Blakey, age 30, farmer, Property value of $6000, Personal $1000, b. KY.
Mary, age 24, Housekeeper, b. KY
Thomas, age 1, b. KY
M. E. Blaky, age 18, seamstress, Property $9000, Personal $12,000 [This would be Churchill's sister; she married later that year.]
Theodore Becker, age 69, Merchant Property $21,000, Personal $11, 000. b. France [Mary Becker Blakey's father.]

Chruchill served as a magistrate, succeeding his father. He was elected to the KY Legislature three times as a Democrat, the first time in 1871. He was a Master Mason, and a member of the Baptist church. Biographical Cyclopedia of the Commonwealth of Kentucky, by John M. Gresham, 1896, p.373

Buried Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, KY

Churchill Haden BLAKEY and Mary Catherine BECKER were married on 26 March 1853 in Russellville, Logan County, Kentucky.730 Mary Catherine BECKER, daughter of Theodore BECKER and Minerva E. GOODWIN, was born on 26 March 1836 in Russellville, Logan County, Kentucky.113,731 She died on 30 January 1907 at the age of 70.732

Churchill Haden BLAKEY and Mary Catherine BECKER had the following children:

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i.

Son BLAKEY was born on 11 January 1857.729 Stillborn

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ii.

Dr. Thomas Whitsitt BLAKEY.

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iii.

Theodore Becker BLAKEY.

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iv.

Churchill H. BLAKEY Jr.729 was born on 10 August 1863.724,732 He died on 28 July 1887 at the age of 23.732

Died unmarried
Grave marker reads Church, Jr.

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v.

Ellen BLAKEY.

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vi.

Hubert Becker BLAKEY.

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vii.

Clayton B. BLAKEY.

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viii.

George Douglas BLAKEY729 was born on 20 October 1871.733 He died in 1901 at the age of 30.732 Died unmarried

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ix.

Anna BLAKEY729 was born on 11 July 1873.733 Anna and Eva were twins. She died on 29 July 1873 at the age of 0.733 Died in infancy

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x.

Eva BLAKEY729 was born on 11 July 1873.733 She died on 5 May 1874 at the age of 0.733 Died in infancy

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xi.

Louise Becker BLAKEY729 was born on 16 July 1875.732,733 She died on 8 March 1966 at the age of 90.732

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xii.

Mary B. BLAKEY729 was born on 2 April 1878.733 She died in 1889 at the age of 11.733 Died young