Ancestors of Adam and Emma Jackson


George Francis BLUNDERFIELD [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-B04FS was born on 26 Nov 1856 in Tennessee, USA. He died on 28 Jul 1928 in Kansas, USA. He was buried in Monitor Church of the Brethren Cemetery, McPherson County, Kansas, USA. George married 1 Margaret Mae SNOWDEN-S0439 on 2 Jan 1882 in Kansas, USA.

George was counted in a census 2 on 8 Jun 1860 in Knoxville (12th District), Knox County, Tennessee, USA. He was counted in a census 3 on 1 Mar 1875 in Croll Creek Post Office, Ottawa Township, Ottawa Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 4 on 5 Jun 1880 in Lincoln Township, Ottawa Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 5 on 7 Jun 1900 in Lincoln Township, Ottawa Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 6 on 15 Apr 1910 in Lincoln Township, Ottawa Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 7 on 15/16 Jan 1920 in McPherson City, McPherson Co., Kansas, USA.

When the 1870 census was taken, George’s parents and family were living in Morristown, Tennessee.  George, who would be about 14 years old, was not listed in the household, perhaps he was living with another family, maybe working as a farm hand.

By the time of the 1920 census, George and his children were using the modified surname of Blondefield. The change was probably made between 1910 and 1912, as his son Thomas Nelson, the racing driver, used the name Blonderfield in the 1910 census and when he took part in the 1913 Independence day races in Winfield, he was using Blondefield.

Margaret Mae SNOWDEN [scrapbook] 1-S0439 was born on 9 Mar 1863 in Pennsylvania, USA. She died 2 in Apr 1944 in Kansas, USA. She was buried in Monitor Church of the Brethren, McPherson, McPherson Co., Kansas, USA. Margaret married 3 George Francis BLUNDERFIELD-B04FS on 2 Jan 1882 in Kansas, USA.

Margaret was counted in a census 4 on 7 Jun 1900 in Lincoln Township, Ottawa Co., Kansas, USA. She was counted in a census 5 on 15 Apr 1910 in Lincoln Township, Ottawa Co., Kansas, USA. She was counted in a census 6 on 15/16 Jan 1920 in McPherson City, McPherson Co., Kansas, USA. She was counted in a census on 2 May 1940 in 514 N Eby Street, McPherson City, McPherson Co., Kansas, USA.

Daughter of John SNOWDEN and Eliza Lydia ELLENBERGER

At the time of the 1940 census, Margaret is using the surname BLONDEFIELD which her husband and family had begun to use in the 1920's.

They had the following children.

  F i Grace Pearl BLUNDERFIELD-B0365 was born in Mar 1883. She died in 1946.
  M ii Thomas Nelson BLUNDERFIELD-B0366 was born on 3 Apr 1886. He died on 27 Feb 1964.
  F iii
Leola M BLUNDERFIELD 1-B0367 was born in Nov 1893 in Kansas, USA.

Leola was counted in a census 2 on 7 Jun 1900 in Lincoln Township, Ottawa Co., Kansas, USA. She was counted in a census 3 on 15 Apr 1910 in Lincoln Township, Ottawa Co., Kansas, USA. She was counted in a census 4 on 15/16 Jan 1920 in McPherson City, McPherson Co., Kansas, USA. She was counted in a census 5 on 15 Apr 1930 in Casper, Natrona Co., Wyoming, USA. She was counted in a census on 8 Apr 1940 in 412, S Grant, Casper, Natrona Co., Wyoming, USA.
  M iv George Lester BLUNDERFIELD-B0368 was born on 14 Sep 1895. He died in Oct 1973.

Alfred Thomas BLUNDERFIELD [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-B04FU was born on 28 May 1865 in Knox County, Tennessee, USA. He died 2 on 16 Dec 1938 in Norman, Cleveland County, Oklahoma, USA. He was buried on 16 Dec 1938 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA. Alfred married 1, 3 Emma JENKINS-J0441 on 4 Aug 1897 in Carrollton, Carroll County, Missouri, USA.

Alfred was counted in a census 4 on 18 Aug 1870 in Morristown Post Office, Grainger Co., Tennessee, USA. He was counted in a census 5 on 1 Mar 1875 in Croll Creek Post Office, Ottawa Township, Ottawa Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 6 on 5 Jun 1880 in Lincoln Township, Ottawa Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 7 on 19 Apr 1910 in S. Campbell St., Campbell, Greene County, Missouri, USA. He was counted in a census 8 on 21 Jan 1920 in Benton Township, Douglas County, Missouri, USA. He was counted in a census 9 on 3 Apr 1930 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA.

Other marriages:
FLORA, Emma

Between 1897 and 1899,  Alfred and Emma moved from Missouri to Kansas

In 1905, Alfred Thomas Blunderfield was a painter listed in the Springfield, Missouri City Directory.  
1905 Springfield, Missouri City Directory
Alfred T. Blunderfield
Occupation:  Painter
Residence:  802 S. Campbell

Alfred Thomas Blunderfield was listed in the Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 1925 City Directory
Page 180
Alford T. Blunderfield (Emma), painter, residence 605 S. Walker Av

Emma JENKINS 1-J0441 was born on 22 Jul 1877 in at or near Carrolton, Carroll County, Missouri, USA. She died on 18 Oct 1907 in Nevada, Vernon County, Missouri, USA. She was buried on 20 Oct 1907 in Maple Park Cemetery, Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, USA. Emma married 2, 3 Alfred Thomas BLUNDERFIELD-B04FU on 4 Aug 1897 in Carrollton, Carroll County, Missouri, USA.

Emma was counted in a census 4 on 6 Jun 1900 in Dwelling #464/150/167, Harrison Street, Campbell Township, Springfield City, Greene County, Missouri.

Emma was the daughter of Robert Atchison Jenkins and Rebecca Jane Loney.

They had the following children.

  F i Lena May BLUNDERFIELD-B0369 was born on 7 Aug 1899. She died on 25 May 1988.
  F ii Bessie BLUNDERFIELD-B0370 was born on 15 Feb 1903. She died on 2 Aug 1986.
  M iii Leo Theodore BLUNDERFIELD-B0371 was born on 8 Nov 1904. He died in 1960.
  F iv
Bertha Elizabeth BLUNDERFIELD 1-B0372 was born on 31 May 1906 in Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, USA. She died on 14 Jul 1922 in in hospital, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA. She was buried 2 on 15 Jul 1922 in Fairlawn Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA.

Bertha was counted in a census 3 on 19 Apr 1910 in S. Campbell St., Campbell, Greene County, Missouri, USA. She was counted in a census 4 on 21 Jan 1920 in Benton Township, Douglas County, Missouri, USA.

Alfred Thomas BLUNDERFIELD [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-B04FU was born on 28 May 1865 in Knox County, Tennessee, USA. He died 2 on 16 Dec 1938 in Norman, Cleveland County, Oklahoma, USA. He was buried on 16 Dec 1938 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA. Alfred married 1 Emma FLORA-F0406 about 1907.

Alfred was counted in a census 3 on 18 Aug 1870 in Morristown Post Office, Grainger Co., Tennessee, USA. He was counted in a census 4 on 1 Mar 1875 in Croll Creek Post Office, Ottawa Township, Ottawa Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 5 on 5 Jun 1880 in Lincoln Township, Ottawa Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 6 on 19 Apr 1910 in S. Campbell St., Campbell, Greene County, Missouri, USA. He was counted in a census 7 on 21 Jan 1920 in Benton Township, Douglas County, Missouri, USA. He was counted in a census 8 on 3 Apr 1930 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA.

Other marriages:
JENKINS, Emma

Between 1897 and 1899,  Alfred and Emma moved from Missouri to Kansas

In 1905, Alfred Thomas Blunderfield was a painter listed in the Springfield, Missouri City Directory.  
1905 Springfield, Missouri City Directory
Alfred T. Blunderfield
Occupation:  Painter
Residence:  802 S. Campbell

Alfred Thomas Blunderfield was listed in the Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 1925 City Directory
Page 180
Alford T. Blunderfield (Emma), painter, residence 605 S. Walker Av

Emma FLORA 1-F0406 was born on 26 Oct 1876 in Indiana, USA. She died on 15 Jul 1941 in Oklahoma City, Oklalhoma, USA. She was buried on 17 Jul 1941 in Fairlawn Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Emma married 1 Alfred Thomas BLUNDERFIELD-B04FU about 1907.

Emma was counted in a census 2 on 19 Apr 1910 in S. Campbell St., Campbell, Greene County, Missouri, USA. She was counted in a census 3 on 21 Jan 1920 in Benton Township, Douglas County, Missouri, USA. She was counted in a census 4 on 3 Apr 1930 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA. She was counted in a census on 10 Apr 1940 in 1624, NW First Street, Oklahoma City, Ollahoma, USA.

They had the following children.

  F i
Goldie May BLUNDERFIELD 1-B0373 was born about Feb 1910 in Missouri, USA. She died on 5 Jul 1922 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA. She was buried 2 on 7 Jul 1922 in Fairlawn Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Goldie was counted in a census 3 on 19 Apr 1910 in S. Campbell St., Campbell, Greene County, Missouri, USA. She was counted in a census 4 on 21 Jan 1920 in Benton Township, Douglas County, Missouri, USA.
  F ii Diamond 'Patsy' BLUNDERFIELD-B0374 was born on 22 Aug 1911. She died on 5 Jan 1980.

Simon Peter GATSCHET [scrapbook] 1-G0413 was born on 19 May 1867 in Ohio, USA. He died in 1939 in Solomon, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. He was buried in Mt. Calvary (Catholic) Cemetery, Solomon, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. Simon married 1 Mary Ann Susanna BLUNDERFIELD-B04FV in 1894 in Solomon, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA.

Simon was counted in a census 2 on 19 Jun 1900 in Dayton Township, Saline Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 3 on 1 Mar 1905 in Dayton Township, Saline Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 4 on 7 May 1910 in Dayton Township, Saline Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 5 in 1915 in Dayton Township, Saline Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 6 on 12 Jan 1920 in Dayton Township, Saline Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 7 in 1925 in Dayton Township, Saline Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 8 on 5 Apr 1930 in Dayton Township, Saline Co., Kansas, USA.

Simon's parents were Carl Jacob Gatschet and Barbara Anna Steiner, both of whom were born in Switzerland

Mary Ann Susanna BLUNDERFIELD [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-B04FV was born on 24 Aug 1868 in Tennessee, USA. She died 2 on 9 Jan 1933 in Solomon, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. She was buried in Mt. Calvary (Catholic) Cemetery, Solomon, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. Mary married 1 Simon Peter GATSCHET-G0413 in 1894 in Solomon, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA.

Mary was counted in a census 3 on 18 Aug 1870 in Morristown Post Office, Grainger Co., Tennessee, USA. She was counted in a census 4 on 1 Mar 1875 in Croll Creek Post Office, Ottawa Township, Ottawa Co., Kansas, USA. She was counted in a census 5 on 5 Jun 1880 in Lincoln Township, Ottawa Co., Kansas, USA. She was counted in a census 6 on 19 Jun 1900 in Dayton Township, Saline Co., Kansas, USA. She was counted in a census 7 on 1 Mar 1905 in Dayton Township, Saline Co., Kansas, USA. She was counted in a census 8 on 7 May 1910 in Dayton Township, Saline Co., Kansas, USA. She was counted in a census 9 in 1915 in Dayton Township, Saline Co., Kansas, USA. She was counted in a census 10 on 12 Jan 1920 in Dayton Township, Saline Co., Kansas, USA. She was counted in a census 11 in 1925 in Dayton Township, Saline Co., Kansas, USA. She was counted in a census 12 on 5 Apr 1930 in Dayton Township, Saline Co., Kansas, USA.

Mary Ann was generally known as 'Mollie'

They had the following children.

  M i Frederick Edward GATSCHET-G0304 was born on 19 Jul 1895. He died in Aug 1980.
  M ii Charles William GATSCHET-G0305 was born on 4 Dec 1896. He died on 16 Apr 1945.
  M iii George William GATSCHET-G0306 was born on 26 Mar 1898. He died on 16 Dec 1993.

Peter Mark WATSON-W0007.

Vicki MARTIN [Parents]-M0015.


Allan WILLIAMS-W0008.

Hilda MARTIN [Parents]-M0007.


Thomas STRONG-S0135.

Rata Evangeline Dorothy URRY [Parents]-U0104.

Other marriages:
STYLES, Darrell

They had the following children.

  M i Charles Henry STRONG-S0009.

Gary Stephen GABRIEL-GX001.

Glenda Natalie SANTOS [Parents]-SX003.


Damon WILLEY-WX004.

Melanie Lisa SANTOS [Parents]-SX004.

Other marriages:
KENNY, Neil William

They had the following children.

  F i Sarah SANTOS WILLEY-SY001.

William Henry BLUNDERFIELD [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-B04FR was born on 5 Mar 1854 in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee, USA. He died on 11 Dec 1927 in Kansas, USA. He was buried in Prairie Mound Cemetery, Solomon, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA. William married 2, 3 Elizabeth MATTHEWS-M0411 on 6 Oct 1920 in Primitive Methodist Church, Brentford, Middlesex.

William was counted in a census 4 on 8 Jun 1860 in Knoxville (12th District), Knox County, Tennessee, USA. He was counted in a census 5 on 18 Aug 1870 in Morristown Post Office, Grainger Co., Tennessee, USA. He was counted in a census 6 on 1 Jun 1880 in Willowdale Township, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 7 on 1 Mar 1895 in Willowdale, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 8 on 21 Jun 1900 in Willowdale Township, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 9 on 22 Apr 1910 in Buckeye Township, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. He was counted in a census 10 on 19 Feb 1920 in Buckeye Township, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA.

Other marriages:
LEWIS, Martha Govey

Between 1880 and 1882, William H. Blunderfield and his family moved to New York.
Between 1882 and 1885, William H. Blunderfield and his family moved back to Kansas.

On 24 April 1920, William H. Blunderfield filled out a Passport Application.  He stated that he planned to sail to Europe from Canada during May 1920, he also stated that he had lived in London, England for 3 months, during 1887.

William travelled to England and in October 1920 he married Elizabeth “Lizzie” Matthews.

In May 1921, William and his new wife Elizabeth arrived in New York, at Ellis Island.  
7 May 1921 - Ellis Island, New York - arrived on ship Mauretania from Southampton, England:
William H. Blunderfield, age 67 years 1 month, residence Talmage, Kansas
Elizabeth Blunderfield, age 55 years 6 months, residence Talmage, Kansas

When William died in December 1927, the following obituary was printed in the 'Manchester Motor' on the 22nd December.
Blunderfield:  William H. Blunderfield b 5 Mar 1854, Knoxville, Tenn; m 26 June 1876 to Miss Martha Lewis of London, England; had 4 children; homesteaded 8 mi N of Solomon; wife d 15 June 1918; m2 1920 to Miss Lizzie Matthews of Hayes, Eng; returned to US 1921; settled at Talmage; moved to Salina 1925; d 11 Dec 1927 at Salina; buried at Solomon; survived by wife; 4 children. Emily Ayre of Talmage; Mary Jolitz, Will & Fred of Solomon; 4 grandchildren; 2 brothers. G.F., of McPherson; A.T. of Oklahoma City; 1 sister, Mollie Gatschet of Solomon.

Elizabeth MATTHEWS [scrapbook] 1-M0411 was born on 16 Aug 1865 in Cheshurst, Hertfordshire. She died 2 about May 1937 in Brentford, Middlesex. Elizabeth married 1, 3 William Henry BLUNDERFIELD-B04FR on 6 Oct 1920 in Primitive Methodist Church, Brentford, Middlesex.

After marrying William Blunderfield on the 6th October 1920, in Ch      . Elizabeth applied for a passport in November 1920 to travel to the United States.

Elizabeth and her husband arrived at Ellis Island, New York on the 7th May 1921, on board the SS Mauretania from Southampton, England:
William H. Blunderfield, age 67 years 1 month, residence Talmage, Kansas
Elizabeth Blunderfield, age 55 years 6 months, residence Talmage, Kansas

In May 1925, Elizabeth Blunderfield returned to England on board the Cunard Liner 'RMS Aquitania'
Port of Arrival - Southampton
Date of Arrival - 5 May 1925
Whence Arrived - New York
Port of Embarkation - New York
Port at which passengers have been landed - Southampton
Name - Elizabeth Blunderfield
Proposed Address in the United Kingdom - Clyre, Carlton Road, Weymouth
Class - 2nd
Profession - Housewife
Age - 59
Country of Last Permanent Residence - U.S.A.
Country of Intended Future Permanent Residence - Foreign residence

In January 1926, Elizabeth returned to Kansas from her trip to England, again aboard the 'RMS Aquitania'. Sailing from Southampton on the 20 January 1926 and arriving at the Port of New York on the 28 January 1926.
Elizabeth Blunderfield, 60 years old, married, P.P. 19889, Naturalized - By marriage October 6th 1920, Address in United States - Talmage, Deito, Kansas.

Her husband died in December 1927. In July 1930, Elizabeth returned permanently to England. She travelled aboard the Cunard Liner 'RMS Ausonia'.
Port of Arrival - Plymouth and London
Date of Arrival - 19 July 1930
Whence Arrived - Montreal and Quebec
Port of Embarkation:  Montreal
Port at which passengers have been landed - London
Passenger - Elizabeth Blunderfield
Proposed address in the United Kingdom - 93 Coston’s Ave., Greenford, Middlesex
Class - Cabin
Occupation - Housewife
Age- 65 years
Country of Last Permanent Residence - U.S.A.
Country of intended future permanent residence - England

It is interesting to see that, although born in England, upon her permanent return to England in July 1930, Elizabeth had to apply for Nationality and Naturalisation. A certificate (# A19905) was issued on the 9th June 1931 and stated that she was resident in Hayes, Middlesex. The notice in the London Gazette (see scrapbook) gave her address as Nursery House, Tudor Road, Hayes, Middlesex.

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