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Mary Lewis Blackwell

Mary Lewis Blackwell[1, 2]

Female 1927 - 1990

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  • Born  7 January 1927  Durham, Durham, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender  Female 
    Died  22 September 1990  Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Age: 63 
    Buried  28 September 1990  Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I647  Main
    Last Modified  15 Apr 2017 

    Father  John T. Blackwell, Sr.,   b. approx. 1904, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. unknown 
    Mother  Thelma "Sis" Weaver,   b. 10 Jul 1906, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1979, Durham, Durham, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F238  Group Sheet

    Family  Gilbert Roberson, Sr.,   b. 08 May 1924, Maxton, Robeson, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 March 2015, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  5 February 1946  Hillsborough, Orange, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    >1. Constance Lerue Roberson,   b. 21 Aug 1940, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1985, Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. R.W. Roberson
    >3. B.V. Roberson
     4. B.P. Roberson
    >5. G. Roberson, Jr.
    >6. S.". Roberson
    Documents
    Marriage Certificate: Gilbert Roberson & Mary Blackwell
    Marriage Certificate: Gilbert Roberson & Mary Blackwell
    Groom's parents: John and Laura Ferrell
    Bride's parents: John Blackwell and Thelma Weaver
    Last Modified  15 Apr 2017 
    Family ID  F235  Group Sheet

  • Photos

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    Mary Blackwell Roberson
    Mary Blackwell Roberson
    Going to the store when she was young.
    Mary Blackwell Roberson
    Mary Blackwell Roberson
    Graduation Picture
    Thelma and daughter Mary
    Thelma and daughter Mary
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Mary Lewis (Blackwell) Roberson
    Mary Lewis (Blackwell) Roberson
    Mary & Gilbert Roberson
    Mary & Gilbert Roberson

    Documents
    1930 Census
    1930 Census
    John T. - Head - age 26 - 21 at first marriage. Born and parents born in NY. - Laborer.
    Thelma - wife - age cannot be read, but married at 18 - born in NC, parents born in NC, occupation - laundress at home
    John T. Jr -son - age 5
    Mary L - daughter - age 3 3/12 months
    Glenn S. - brother-in-law, age 22
    Newspaper Obituary: Mary Lewis Blackwell Roberson
    Newspaper Obituary: Mary Lewis Blackwell Roberson
    Published in the Norfolk Virginian-Pilot on September 26, 1990.

  • Sources 
    1. [S332] FamilySearch Family Tree.
      https://familysearch.org/tree/person/LK2N-4J2/details

    2. [S191] 1930 US Census.
      "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X3SG-J2R : accessed 15 April 2017), Mary L Blackwell in household of John T Blackwell, Durham, Durham, North Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 13, sheet 27A, line 14, family 534, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 1687; FHL microfilm 2,341,421.

    3. [S2] Social Security Death Index (FamilySearch), 19 Sep 2006.

    4. [S233] Find-A-Grave.
      Find A Grave Memorial# 98128877

    5. [S293] North Carolina Marriages, 1762-1979 (FamilySearch).
      "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 ," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKJ3-SNM2 : 22 December 2016), Gilbert Roberson and Mary Lewis Blackwell, 05 Feb 1946; citing Orange, North Carolina, United States, p. 2532, Office of Archives and History, Division of Archives and Records. State Archive of North Carolina and various county Register of Deeds; FHL microfilm 540,323.