Charles Blankenbeckler1

b. 1871
FatherJohn Blankenbeckler1 b. abt 1817, d. bef 1880
MotherElizabeth S. Edmondson1 b. abt 1827
Birth1871 Charles Blankenbeckler was born in 1871 in Virginia.2 
Cens-18804 Jun 1880  Charles was enumerated in 1880 with his mother (who appears to have been widowed) and older siblings in the Holston district of Washington County, Virginia.1 
Cens-190026 Jun 1900  By 1900 Charles had headed west to Texas, where his brother John had settled in Jones County. Charles worked as a farm laborer.2 
ChartsDescendants of John Edmondson and Martha Moore
Last Edited25 Mar 2007


  1. [S165] E.S. Blackenbeckler household, 1880 U.S. Census, Washington Co., VA, pop. sched., Holston district, ED 100, page 244 (stamped), dwelling 59, family 59, viewed online at, March 2007, image 7 of 54. Household includes: E.S. Blackenbeckler, 53, keeping house, wid or div., b. VA, parents b. VA; Martha A., 25, dau, domestic servant, b. TN; Virginia C., 19, dau, at home, b. TN; I.W. Mc, son, 16, b. TN; John L., son, 13, b. VA; Mary E., dau, 9, b. VA; Charles H.S., son, 8, b. VA; father's place of birth blank on all children.
  2. [S1653] J.L. Blankenbeckler [partially overwritten] household, 1900 U.S. cens., Jones Co., Ohio, pop. sched., precinct 5, ED 101, sheet 15A (p. 214 stamped), dwelling 231, family 236, viewed online at, March 2007. Household includes J.L. Blankenbeckler [partially overwritten], 33, b. Oct. 1866, marr 9 yrs, b. VA, parents b. VA, grain and cotton agent; A.E., wife, 27, b. Oct. 1872, marr 9 yrs, mother of 2 children, both living, b. TX, father b. TX, mother b. Arkansas; F.A., son, 7, b. Sept. 1892, TX; R.M., son, 5, b. June 1884, TX; C. _, brother, 29, b. __ 1871 VA, parents b. VA farm laborer.