Indiana McCaslins

Dorothy M BlakeAge: 90 years19162007

Name
Dorothy M Blake
Married name
Dorothy M Hudson
Birth September 29, 1916 32 23
Birth of a sisterMary E Blake
about December 1918 (Age 2 years)
Note: Calculated from age on the 1920 US Federal Census.
Census 1920 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterKathleen Rose Blake
about 1923 (Age 6 years)
Census 1930 (Age 13 years)
MarriageThomas Lee HudsonView this family
September 17, 1932 (Age 15 years)
Death of a fatherGerry Leonard Blake
September 25, 1962 (Age 45 years)
Burial of a fatherGerry Leonard Blake
after September 25, 1962 (Age 45 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Floral Park Cemetery, Garden of Serenity, Section E (Find A Grave Memorial# 55721913).
Death of a motherMyrtle Catherine Dewey
February 21, 1974 (Age 57 years)
Burial of a motherMyrtle Catherine Dewey
after February 21, 1974 (Age 57 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Floral Park Cemetery, Garden of Serenity, Section E (Find A Grave Memorial# 55721711)
Death of a husbandThomas Lee Hudson
December 20, 1993 (Age 77 years)
Death of a sisterDora Lee Blake
1997 (Age 80 years)

Death of a sisterMary E Blake
2000 (Age 83 years)

Death of a sisterKathleen Rose Blake
2002 (Age 85 years)

Death of a brotherChester Blake
June 12, 2004 (Age 87 years)
Source: S3154
Burial of a brotherChester Blake
June 16, 2004 (Age 87 years)
Source: S3154
Note: New Providence Cemetery
Death February 4, 2007 (Age 90 years)
Burial February 7, 2007 (3 days after death)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Brookside Cemetery, plot across from school (Find A Grave Memorial# 105808290)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
elder brother
20 months
elder sister
16 months
herself
2 years
younger sister
sister
Private
younger sister
brother
Private
Father’s family with Lula F Barkdall - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: May 9, 1904, Marion, Indiana
Mother’s family with Jesse J McClain - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: July 13, 1909, Marion, Indiana
Divorce: before 1913
Family with Thomas Lee Hudson - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: September 17, 1932, Marion, Indiana

Birth1920 US Federal Census
BirthSocial Security Death Index
Census1920 US Federal Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
DeathSocial Security Death Index
BurialFind a Grave
Burial

Brookside Cemetery, plot across from school (Find A Grave Memorial# 105808290)

Shared note

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Graham, Jefferson,Indiana, 36-year-old Indiana-born farmer Gerry L [transcribed Gerri] and his 26-year-old Indiana-born [second wife] Myrtle C [Dewey McClain] Blake have in their family their Indiana-born children, 6-year-old Chester E, 4-year 7-month old Dora Lee, 3-year 5-month old Dortha M, and 1-year 1-month old Mary E. Chester has attended school in the past year. Gerry and Myrtle are literate. Gerry is farming acreage he owns, but with a mortgage. The farm is on Snookey Row Road next to the residence of Mary A and Laura B Nay, which is where Gerry's father William's farm was recorded in the 1910 census; it looks as if he is farming land that used to belong to his father.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, 45-year-old Indiana Gerry L and his 36-year-old Indiana-born second wife Myrtle N [sic] [Dewey McClain] Blake have in their household their Indiana-born children, 14-year-old Dora L, 13-year-old Dorothy, 11-year-old Mary E, 9-year-old Elsie M, 6-year-old Kathleen and 2-year 2-month old Gerry Jr. Gerry Sr was married for the first time when he was 19-years old. Myrtle was married for the first time when she was 16-years old. The family is living in a rented house at 1507 North Montcalm Street, for which they pay $16 a month rent. They do not have a radio. All the children except Gerry Jr are attending school. Everyone except the three youngest children can read and write. Gerry Sr is a machinist in a machine shop but hasn't worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. Myrtle is a janitress in an office building and has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. Everyone's parents were born in Indiana.Chester has left home and is working as a farm laborer in Jefferson, Morgan, Indiana.

Dorothy B Hudson, born 29 Sep 1916, died 4 Feb 2007. Her last address of record was Campbellsville, Taylor, Kentucky 42718. She had applied for her Social Security Number in Indiana before 1951.

Obituary from findagrave contributed by Judy Lynn (Find A Grave Memorial# 105808290) Dorothy Hudson of Richmond, formerly of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Gary Blake and Myrtle Dewey Blake was born September 29, 1916 in Deputy, Indiana. She died at 1:30 P.M., Sunday, February 4, 2007 in Richmond. Age: 90

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. She retired from Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville. She united in marriage to Thomas Hudson September 17, 1932. He preceded her in death December 20, 1993.

She is survived by two daughters: Marie Bright of Campbellsville and Jenny Tucker and husband, Hollis of Richmond; thirteen grandchildren; twenty-six great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Gary Blake of Indianapolis, Indiana; several nieces and nephews, many other relatives and friends. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Mary Funk, December 25, 200 one brother and four sisters.

FUNERAL SERVICES: 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, February 7, 2007 at the Parrott Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Dr. James Jones and Rev. Michael Goodwin BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery PALLBEARERS: J. D. Bright, Greg Funk, Ronnie Funk, Bobby Hayes, Larry Hayes, Ricky Hayes, Timmy Hayes, Tommy Hayes, Shane Tucker.