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www.childers-shepherd.org, 30 Dec 2009
   Barnett Blankenship + Ruth Koon                                                           
                               |                                                                 
    
Govan M. Blankenship           +                  Eliza Sarah Ray  
            
1837 - 1898                   m. 1856                            1840 - 1865
           
  Yancey Co NC                              Yancey Co NC                           Yancey Co NC
                                                 |
                          
Ellis M. Blankenship, 1858 - 1834
                                  Alleghany Blankenship
                                  
Amanda Ruth Blankenship (James W. McClurd), 1865 - 1956
       
   Barnett Blankenship + Ruth Koon                                        
                               |                                                               
  Govan M. Blankenship           +             Sally Blankenship Ray
      
1837 - 1898                     m. after 1865                            
       Yancey Co NC                              Yancey Co NC                           Yancey Co NC
                                                  |
                         
Sarah Eliza Blankenship (Augustus Shepherd), 1869 - ?
                                 Socrates Blankenship
                                 Henry Mills Blankenship
                                   
Sources: Frances Ruth Elkins Owenby
          U. S. Census 1850
         Ancestry.com's OneWorldTree