Ancestors of Adam and Emma Jackson


Leslie G AYRE [scrapbook] 1-A0308. Leslie married 1 Emily Alice BLUNDERFIELD 1-B0361 in 1923 in Kansas, USA.

Emily Alice BLUNDERFIELD [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-B0361 was born on 12 Nov 1879 in Solomon, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. She died on 21 Feb 1959 in Kansas, USA. She was buried in Prairie Mound Cemetery, Solomon, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA. Emily married 1 Leslie G AYRE 1-A0308 in 1923 in Kansas, USA.

Emily was counted in a census on 01 Jun 1880 in Willowdale Township, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. She was described as Daughter aged 6 months.. Born in Kansas. She was counted in a census on 01 Mar 1895 in Willowdale, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. She was described as aged 14 years. Born in Kansas. She was counted in a census on 21 Jun 1900 in Willowdale Township, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. She was described as Daughter, unmarried, aged 20 years, at School. Born in Kansas Nov 1879. Can read and write. She was counted in a census on 22 Apr 1910 in Buckeye Township, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. She was described as Daughter, unmarried, aged 27 years, working as a Postmaster. Born in Kansas. Can read and write. She was counted in a census on 19 Feb 1920 in Buckeye Township, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. She was described as Daughter, unmarried, aged 40 years, working as a Postmistress.

In 1922, Emily travelled from New York to England aboard the White Star Line steamship 'Majestic', arriving in Southampton on the 23rd June. She gave her age as 42, occupation as Postal worker and proposed address as The Palace Hotel in London. She departed Southampton on the 1st November 1922 on another White Star Line steamship the 'Homeric' bound for New York. She travelled 2nd class on both voyages and is recorded as a US Citizen aged 42 and single. On the ships New York arrival manifest, her date of birth is stated as 12 Nov 1880 (not 1879). She gives her address in the USA as 1114, Halsey Street, Brooklyn, New York. There are handwritten numbers against each passenger, which may be passport numbers; for Emily the number is 116706 HV.


William Phillip BLUNDERFIELD [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-B0362 was born 2 on 29 Aug 1882 in New York, New York, USA. He died on 28 Jul 1954 in Sayner, Vilas Co., Wisconsin, USA from a Heart Attack. He was buried in Oak Park Cemetery, Cook Co., Illinois, USA. William married 1 Grace Harriet BAKER 1, 3-B0364 on 30 Jun 1904 in Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. The marriage ended in divorce.

William was counted in a census on 01 Mar 1895 in Willowdale, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. He was described as aged 11 years. Born in New York He was counted in a census on 21 Jun 1900 in Willowdale Township, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. He was described as Son aged 17 years, at School. Born in New York Aug 1882. Can read and write. He was counted in a census on 22 Apr 1910 in 2075, W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago City, Cook Co., Illinois, USA. He was described as Head of family, married, aged 27 years, working as a Salesman (Patent Leather). He was counted in a census on 05 Jan 1920 in 200, N. Lorel Ave., Chicago City, Cook Co., Illinois, USA. He was described as Head of family, married aged 37 years, working as a Salesman, Hay Bed Co,. He was counted in a census on 02 Apr 1930 in 328, N. Cuyler Ave., Oak Park, Cook Co., Illinois, USA. He was described as Head of family, married, aged 46 years, working as a Manager of a Building Specialties Co.. He was counted in a census on 11 May 1940 in Higgins Road, Oak Park, Cook Co., Illinois, USA. He was described as Head of family, married, aged 57 years, working as a Proprietor and Distributor in the Building and Construction Industry.

Other marriages:
JONES, Margaret

William died, just a week before his sister Mary, in a hospital at Woodruff, Wisconsin, after suffering a heart attack.

Grace Harriet BAKER 1, 2-B0364 was born on 05 Jun 1886 in Garfield, Pawnee, Kansas, USA. She died on 09 Mar 1982 in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, USA. Grace married 1 William Phillip BLUNDERFIELD 1-B0362 on 30 Jun 1904 in Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. The marriage ended in divorce.

Grace was counted in a census on 21 Apr 1910 in 722, N Buckeye Ave., Abilene, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. She was described as Daughter, divorced aged 23 years.

Other marriages:
READE, Ira Nathan

Marriage Notes:

William and Grace were divorced on the 21 May 1906

They had the following children.

  F i
Jeane L BLUNDERFIELD-B0278 was born on 06 Sep 1904 in Abilene, Dickenson, Kansas, USA. She died on 19 Jan 2001 in Hemet, Riverside, California, USA.

Jeane was counted in a census on 21 Apr 1910 in 722, N Buckeye Ave., Abilene, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. She was described as Grand-daughter aged 5 years. Born in Kansas

In the Kansas census taken on the 1 Mar 1905, this child was described as 'Not Yet Named aged 7 months'.

William Phillip BLUNDERFIELD [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-B0362 was born 2 on 29 Aug 1882 in New York, New York, USA. He died on 28 Jul 1954 in Sayner, Vilas Co., Wisconsin, USA from a Heart Attack. He was buried in Oak Park Cemetery, Cook Co., Illinois, USA. William married 1 Margaret JONES-J0343 on 05 Mar 1908 in Grace Methodist Episcopal Church, Kansas City, Missouri, USA.

William was counted in a census on 01 Mar 1895 in Willowdale, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. He was described as aged 11 years. Born in New York He was counted in a census on 21 Jun 1900 in Willowdale Township, Dickinson Co., Kansas, USA. He was described as Son aged 17 years, at School. Born in New York Aug 1882. Can read and write. He was counted in a census on 22 Apr 1910 in 2075, W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago City, Cook Co., Illinois, USA. He was described as Head of family, married, aged 27 years, working as a Salesman (Patent Leather). He was counted in a census on 05 Jan 1920 in 200, N. Lorel Ave., Chicago City, Cook Co., Illinois, USA. He was described as Head of family, married aged 37 years, working as a Salesman, Hay Bed Co,. He was counted in a census on 02 Apr 1930 in 328, N. Cuyler Ave., Oak Park, Cook Co., Illinois, USA. He was described as Head of family, married, aged 46 years, working as a Manager of a Building Specialties Co.. He was counted in a census on 11 May 1940 in Higgins Road, Oak Park, Cook Co., Illinois, USA. He was described as Head of family, married, aged 57 years, working as a Proprietor and Distributor in the Building and Construction Industry.

Other marriages:
BAKER, Grace Harriet

William died, just a week before his sister Mary, in a hospital at Woodruff, Wisconsin, after suffering a heart attack.

Margaret JONES [scrapbook] 1-J0343 was born 2 on 01 Jul 1880 in Warsaw, Benton County, Missouri, USA. Margaret married 1 William Phillip BLUNDERFIELD 1-B0362 on 05 Mar 1908 in Grace Methodist Episcopal Church, Kansas City, Missouri, USA.

Margaret was counted in a census on 22 Apr 1910 in 2075, W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago City, Cook Co., Illinois, USA. She was described as Wife aged 29 years. She was counted in a census on 05 Jan 1920 in 200, N. Lorel Ave., Chicago City, Cook Co., Illinois, USA. She was described as Wife aged 39 years. Born in Missouri. She was counted in a census on 02 Apr 1930 in 328, N. Cuyler Ave., Oak Park, Cook Co., Illinois, USA. She was described as Wife aged 48 years. She was counted in a census on 11 May 1940 in Higgins Road, Oak Park, Cook Co., Illinois, USA. She was described as Wife aged 59 years..

They had the following children.

  F i Margaret Faye BLUNDERFIELD-B0269 was born on 11 Jan 1909. She died on 26 Jan 1988.
  F ii Ruth Helen BLUNDERFIELD-B0270 was born on 29 May 1910. She died on 01 Nov 2000.
  F iii Esther Irene BLUNDERFIELD-B0271 was born on 16 Oct 1911. She died in ?.