Hi Bernadetta, This MIGHT be your greatgrandfather...still searching.
1910 Grant county, In. 1-WD Marion
Blanchard William 61yrs. old M1 39yrs. In. Va. Oh. Minerva wife 59yrs. old M1 39yrs. In. Pa. Oh. Maxie dau. 18yrs. old In. In. In. Walter son 15 yrs. old In. In. In. Anna granddau. 10yrs. old In. In. In. Othinel grandson 8yrs. old In. In. In. William and Minerva have 11 children...9 living William is working in a glass factory
I haven't found William before this, I'm looking in the N.Y. census ( according to the 1920 info) and looking in the Va. census ( according to this info)
I found William's son Walter....
1920 Grant county, In. 1-WD Marion
Learning Alonzo 71yrs. old In. Oh. Oh. wife????can't read62yrs. old In. Oh. In. Blanchard Walter grandson 24yrs. old M. In. Oh. Oh. Blanchard M. Mable granddaughter 20yrs. old M. In. In. In.
Walter is also working in a glass factory as a glass blower. Alonzo is working in a paper mill. Am I thinking straight..could Alonzo be Minerva's father?? Hope this is a possible link for you, I'll keep looking. Shirley