Jacob Columbus Blankenship (b. October 26, 1870, d. November 10, 1943)
Jake's & Leuretha's Family
Jacob Columbus Blankenship (son of DeWitt Clinton Blankenship and Mary Lester) was born October 26, 1870 in Wyoming County, W. Va., and died November 10, 1943 in Ajlune, Lewis Co., Wa..He married Leuretha Monteagle Workman on April 07, 1892 in Greenbrier County, WVA, daughter of William Washington Workman and Noreva Stanley. Notes for Jacob Columbus Blankenship: Information from Don Auvil on Washington State. Sorce of information about" Jake" from Frank Blankenship.Frank said that when "Pap-paw" came back to the East, he settled a place called Robin's Fork.He said that the property owned by S.H. Auvil and the property owned by Jake Blankenship had a common line (i.e. the two parcels joined). Jake had land deeded to him from his father, DeWitt Clinton in 1899 and Andrew Butler in 1900 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Jacob remarried in the 1940s.Their marriage was short-lived, because his wife took her own life after just a few years of their marriage.
Jake Blankenship 's Family
More About Jacob Columbus Blankenship and Leuretha Monteagle Workman: Marriage: April 07, 1892, Greenbrier County, WVA. Children of Jacob Columbus Blankenship and Leuretha Monteagle Workman are:
+Rebecca Jane Blankenship, b. July 27, 1893, Renick, Greenbrier Co., W. Va., d. January 08, 1975, Cordova, Greenbrier C., W.Va..