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John T. Blackwell, Jr.

John T. Blackwell, Jr.[1, 2]

Male 1925 - 1975

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  • Suffix  Jr. 
    Born  21 Mar 1925  North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  3 April 1975  Portsmouth City, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried  After 3 April 1975  Cheseapeake City, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Agency: Roosevelt Memorial Park Cemetery 
    Person ID  I656  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 1  Sandy Blackwell,   d. November 2005 
    Children 
     1. Andre Vaughn Blackwell,   d. unknown
     2. J.". Blackwell, 3rd
     3. S. Blackwell
     4. R. Blackwell
    Last Modified  19 Sep 2006 
    Family ID  F240  Group Sheet

    Family 2  S. Broadnax 
    Last Modified  9 May 2006 
    Family ID  F418  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    John Blackwell Jr.
    John Blackwell Jr.
    Thelma & son, John Jr.
    Thelma & son, John Jr.

    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
    Death Certificate: John T. Blackwell Jr.
    Death Certificate: John T. Blackwell Jr.
    Father: John T. Blackwell Sr.
    Mother: Thelma Weaver
    Spouse: Shirley Blackwell
    Interment: Roosevelt Memorial Park Cemetery
    WWII Veteran

    Headstones
    John T. Blackwell Jr. is buried in Roosevelt Memorial Park Cemetery
    John T. Blackwell Jr. is buried in Roosevelt Memorial Park Cemetery

  • Notes 
    • Had a heart attack and the ambulance broke down on the way to the hospital.

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

    2. [S191] 1930 US Census.
      "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X3SG-J25 : accessed 15 April 2017), John T Blackwell Jr. in household of John T Blackwell, Durham, Durham, North Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 13, sheet 27A, line 13, family 534, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 1687; FHL microfilm 2,341,421.

    3. [S356] "Obituary: John T. Blackwell Jr." Virginian-Pilot [Norfolk, VA] 4 Apr. 1975. page B10.