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Marion R. Blackwell

Marion R. Blackwell

Male 1920 - 2003  (83 years)

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  • Name Marion R. Blackwell  [1, 2
    Born 14 Aug 1920  Round Grove, Kay Cnty, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 Sep 2003  Aurora, Arapahoe Cnty, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I6595  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 

    Father Otus Perry Blackwell,   b. 22 Apr 1883, Cherokee, Colbert Cnty, AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1975, Guthrie, Logan Cnty, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Mother Felicia ("Lelia") Claudean Snouffer,   b. Jul 1887, Louisburg Cem, Miami Cnty, KS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1922, Blackwell, Kay Cnty, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years) 
    Married Abt 1908  [4, 5, 6, 7
    Family ID F2253  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Venita Castle,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Y  [3
    Children 
     1. Billie Blackwell,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Robert Blackwell,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Julie Blackwell,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F2257  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • By the time of the 1930 census, Marion's mother Felicia or Lelia Snouffer had died and his father had remarried. The census lists "Etus P Blackwell," 46, living with his second wife Nina B, 38, and children: "Acie" [Cecil], 16; "Kelly M," 12; Marion R, 9; and his first cousin Ronald Squires, 3. Also living with them is Otus' father Perry W Blackwell, 75. «i»1930 U.S. Census, «/i»Buffalo, Harper Cnty, OK (T 626, Roll 1902, stamped p. 176B).

      According to the Social Security Death Index, Marion R. Blackwell (SSN 448-10-8745; issued in Oklahoma) was born 14 Aug 1920 and died 4 Sep 2003 in Aurora, Arapahoe Cnty, CO).

      Obituary, «i»The Denver Post «/i»(19 Sep 2003):
      «tab»"Marion R. Blackwell, 83, of Aurora, Colorado, died Thursday, September 4, 2003. He was born in Round Grove, Oklahoma, August 14, 1920, and was married to the late Venita Castle Blackwell.
      «tab»"Marion and Venita lived in Heather Gardens, Aurora, Colorado, since the mid-70s, and he was very active in the HG Optimist Club. He was an industrial chemical salesman for more than 40 years. Marion served in World War II in the US Army Air Corp in the Pacific Theater.
      «tab»"He is survived by two sons, Billie Blackwell, Fenton, MO, Robert Blackwell, Denver, CO, and a daughter, Julie Blackwell McDonough, seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, two brothers, Jack Almack, Abilene, TX, and Ronald Squires, Yorba Linda, California, and a sister, Margaret Loy of Centerton, AR.
      «tab»"A memorial service will be held ... Saturday, September 20, 2003 at 10 a.m. ... Marion R. Blackwell will be greatly missed by family friends."

  • Sources 
    1. [S623] OK Census 1930, Harper, Oklahoma, Harper Cnty, 1930 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T626, Roll 1902, p. 176B) (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S281] Social Security|, U.S. Social Security Admin., Social Security Death Index, (https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3693).

    3. [S40] Obituary, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Marion Blackwell; 19 Sep 2003) (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S378] WW I Draft Cards, U.S. Selective Service System, "World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", (U.S. Selective Service System, The National Archives, Washington, D.C.; Online database: http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482).

    5. [S68] Gervaise, Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, "Snouffer2.ftw" and subsequent Email reports to Wm. C. Snouffer, (Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, Email: ten8ious@msn.com), (14 Nov 2007).

    6. [S379] IA Census 1910, Mahaska|, Iowa, Mahaska Cnty, 1910 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T624, Roll 412, p. 91).

    7. [S40] Obituary, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Archibald Thomas Snouffer; 1938).