Categotry Archives: Collateral Ancestors

Irvin Benjamin Smith

Documented History Irvin Ben Smith was born 15 March 1885 in Lawrence, Indiana, per Indiana, Marriage Index, 1800-1941. His death certificate confirms his birthdate and states he was born in Lawrence, Indiana to John F. Smith and Nancy Ann Newhouse.   Marriage Irvin Ben Smith married Lulu Sanders on 16 April 1913 in Marion County, Indiana according to Indiana, Select Marriages Index, 1748-1993 and Indiana, Marriage Index, 1800-1941. In an effort to be transparent to our visitors, please understand that […]

Mary Belle Blake

Documented History On 16 January 1908, Mary Elizabeth Beyl and Charles Arthur Blake had a little girl at 3pm. They named her Mary Belle Blake.   At the time, they lived at 634 East Georgia Street, Indianapolis, Indiana. Charles was 30 and Mary was 29 at the time. Charles was a solicitor and driver.   According to the 1910 United States Federal Census, Mary Belle Blake lived at 910 Bates Street, Center Township, Indiana with her parents, Charles Arthur Blake […]

Helen Marie Blake

Documented History Helen Marie Blake was born in Columbus, Indiana on 17 June 1898, per Indiana, Select Marriages Index, 1748-1993. Her parents were Charles Arthur Blake and Mary Elizabeth Beyl.   According to the 1910 United States Federal Census, Helen Marie Blake lived at 910 Bates Street, Center Township, Indiana with her parents, Charles Arthur Blake and Mary Elizabeth Blake, and her sister Mary Belle Blake. Charles was 31 and Mary was 30 years old at the time. Helen was […]