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Joseph Parker Blake1886

Name
Joseph Parker Blake
Given names
Joseph Parker
Surname
Blake
Birth December 16, 1886 42 35
Baptism January 29, 1887 (Age 44 days)
Saint Mary's Church, Osceola, Franklin, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.55691 Longitude: W93.05461

Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Murphy
August 13, 1887 (Age 7 months)
Patrick Parker farm, Washington, Butler, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.583938 Longitude: W92.958354

Birth of a brotherWalter Aloysius Blake
October 5, 1890 (Age 3 years)
Baptism of a brotherWalter Aloysius Blake
November 30, 1890 (Age 3 years)
Saint Mary's Church, Osceola, Franklin, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.55691 Longitude: W93.05461

Death of a fatherRichard Smith Blake
December 29, 1896 (Age 10 years)
Death of a motherElizabeth Parker
February 15, 1911 (Age 24 years)

Residence about 1911 (Age 24 years)
Residence 1914 (Age 27 years)
Death of a brotherRichard Thomas Blake
January 24, 1920 (Age 33 years)
Cause: paresis
Death of a brotherWalter Aloysius Blake
May 19, 1928 (Age 41 years)
Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Latitude: N45.786667 Longitude: W108.537222

Residence May 19, 1928 (Age 41 years)
Death of a sisterGertrude G. Blake
1952 (Age 65 years)

Death of a brotherJames Norbert Blake
November 10, 1953 (Age 66 years)
?, Independence, Buchanan, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.456955 Longitude: W91.925671

Residence November 10, 1953 (Age 66 years)
Oroville, Butte, California, United States
Latitude: N39.516667 Longitude: W121.55

Burial of a brotherJames Norbert Blake
November 13, 1953 (Age 66 years)
Death of a brotherBenjamin Patrick “Ben” Blake
August 29, 1966 (Age 79 years)

Deathyes

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father
mother
Marriage: May 26, 1871Saint Mary's Church, Osceola, Franklin, Iowa, United States
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
James Norbert Blake
Birth: April 17, 1880 35 29Iowa, United States
Death: November 10, 1953?, Independence, Buchanan, Iowa, United States
4 years
elder brother
Richard Thomas Blake
Birth: March 23, 1884 39 33Iowa, United States
Death: January 24, 1920Norwalk State Hospital, Norwalk, Los Angeles, California, United States
3 years
himself
4 years
younger brother

Baptism

The present location of Saint Mary's church in Iowa is in Franklin County. The church building was built in 1891. I do not know the location of the church prior to that, and it may have been across the county boundary in Hardin County.