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Gertrude Genevieve BlakeAge: 76 years18751952

Name
Gertrude Genevieve Blake
Given names
Gertrude Genevieve
Surname
Blake

Gertrude Genevieve Jacob

Name
Gertrude Genevieve Jacob
Type
married name
Given names
Gertrude Genevieve
Surname
Jacob
Birth May 30, 1875 30 26
Birth of a brotherBenjamin Patrick “Ben” Blake
March 25, 1878 (Age 2 years)
Baptism of a brotherBenjamin Patrick “Ben” Blake
April 21, 1878 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherJames Norbert Blake
April 17, 1880 (Age 4 years)
Baptism of a brotherJames Norbert Blake
May 6, 1880 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherRichard Thomas Blake
March 23, 1884 (Age 8 years)
Baptism of a brotherRichard Thomas Blake
April 23, 1884 (Age 8 years)
Census January 1, 1885 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherJoseph Parker Blake
December 16, 1886 (Age 11 years)
Baptism of a brotherJoseph Parker Blake
January 29, 1887 (Age 11 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Murphy
August 13, 1887 (Age 12 years)
Burial of a maternal grandmotherMary Murphy
August 15, 1887 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a brotherWalter Aloysius Blake
October 5, 1890 (Age 15 years)
Baptism of a brotherWalter Aloysius Blake
November 30, 1890 (Age 15 years)
Arrival August 3, 1893 (Age 18 years)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Latitude: N41.881944 Longitude: W87.627778

Death of a fatherRichard Smith Blake
December 29, 1896 (Age 21 years)
Burial of a fatherRichard Smith Blake
December 31, 1896 (Age 21 years)
MarriageWilliam Frederick JacobView this family
November 3, 1898 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Elizabeth Dorothea Jacob
April 3, 1900 (Age 24 years)
Baptism of a daughterElizabeth Dorothea Jacob
April 22, 1900 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#2
William Stanley Jacob
December 15, 1903 (Age 28 years)
Baptism of a sonWilliam Stanley Jacob
January 24, 1904 (Age 28 years)
Death of a motherElizabeth Julia Parker
February 15, 1911 (Age 35 years)
Burial of a motherElizabeth Julia Parker
February 18, 1911 (Age 35 years)
Residence about 1911 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Helen Gertrude Jacob
February 1, 1913 (Age 37 years)
Baptism of a daughterHelen Gertrude Jacob
March 2, 1913 (Age 37 years)
Residence 1914 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Mildred Mary Jacob
May 17, 1917 (Age 41 years)
Baptism of a daughterMildred Mary Jacob
June 10, 1917 (Age 42 years)
Death of a brotherRichard Thomas Blake
January 24, 1920 (Age 44 years)
Cause: paresis
Death of a brotherWalter Aloysius Blake
May 19, 1928 (Age 52 years)
Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Latitude: N45.786667 Longitude: W108.537222

Residence May 19, 1928 (Age 52 years)
Residence July 24, 1933 (Age 58 years)
Death of a husbandWilliam Frederick Jacob
March 2, 1946 (Age 70 years)

Burial of a husbandWilliam Frederick Jacob
March 5, 1946 (Age 70 years)
Death March 28, 1952 (Age 76 years)
Burial March 31, 1952 (3 days after death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: May 26, 1871Saint Mary's Church, Osceola Township, Franklin, Iowa, United States
Marriage: May 31, 1871Ackley, Hardin, Iowa, United States
3 years
elder sister
Mary Alice “Mollie” Blake
Birth: estimated 1873 28 24Ackley, Franklin, Iowa, United States
Death: October 9, 1952Redfield, Spink, South Dakota, United States
2 years
herself
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
James Norbert Blake
Birth: April 17, 1880 35 31Iowa, United States
Death: November 10, 1953Mental Health Institute, Independence, Buchanan, Iowa, United States
4 years
younger brother
Richard Thomas Blake
Birth: March 23, 1884 39 35Ackley, Franklin, Iowa, United States
Death: January 24, 1920Norwalk State Hospital, Norwalk, Los Angeles, California, United States
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
Family with William Frederick Jacob - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: November 3, 1898Saint Mary's Church, Osceola Township, Franklin, Iowa, United States
17 months
daughter
Elizabeth Dorothea Jacob
Birth: April 3, 1900 34 24Osceola Township, Franklin, Iowa, United States
Death: August 25, 1982
4 years
son
William Stanley Jacob
Birth: December 15, 1903 37 28Osceola Township, Franklin, Iowa, United States
Death: August 12, 1974Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke Hospital, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
9 years
daughter
Helen Gertrude Jacob
Birth: February 1, 1913 47 37Osceola Township, Franklin, Iowa, United States
Death: October 14, 2000Presbyterian Village, Ackley, Hardin, Iowa, United States
4 years
daughter
Mildred Mary Jacob
Birth: May 17, 1917 51 41Ackley, Franklin, Iowa, United States
Death: October 29, 2011Heritage Care Center, Iowa Falls, Hardin, Iowa, United States

Marriage

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.