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Walter Aloysius BlakeAge: 37 years18901928

Name
Walter Aloysius Blake
Given names
Walter Aloysius
Surname
Blake

Walter Alonso Blake

Name
Walter Alonso Blake
Type
also known as
Given names
Walter Alonso
Surname
Blake
Birth October 5, 1890 46 41
Baptism November 30, 1890 (Age 56 days)
Alternate Birth October 5, 1891 (Age 12 months)
Death of a fatherRichard Smith Blake
December 29, 1896 (Age 6 years)
Burial of a fatherRichard Smith Blake
December 31, 1896 (Age 6 years)
Death of a motherElizabeth Julia Parker
February 15, 1911 (Age 20 years)
Burial of a motherElizabeth Julia Parker
February 18, 1911 (Age 20 years)
Residence about 1911 (Age 20 years)
Residence 1914 (Age 23 years)
Montana, United States
Latitude: N47.0 Longitude: W110.0

MarriageAlice Eleanor GertensonView this family
June 7, 1916 (Age 25 years)
Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Latitude: N45.786667 Longitude: W108.537222

Birth of a son
#1
Richard Charles Blake
January 8, 1917 (Age 26 years)
Residence June 5, 1917 (Age 26 years)
Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Latitude: N45.786667 Longitude: W108.537222

Death of a brotherRichard Thomas Blake
January 24, 1920 (Age 29 years)
Cause: paresis
Death of a sonRichard Charles Blake
February 12, 1923 (Age 32 years)
Burial of a sonRichard Charles Blake
February 14, 1923 (Age 32 years)
Divorce filedAlice Eleanor GertensonView this family
estimated October 21, 1927 (Age 37 years)
Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Latitude: N45.786667 Longitude: W108.537222

DivorceAlice Eleanor GertensonView this family
October 24, 1927 (Age 37 years)
Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Latitude: N45.786667 Longitude: W108.537222

MarriageAlice Eleanor GertensonView this family
December 10, 1927 (Age 37 years)
Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Latitude: N45.786667 Longitude: W108.537222

Divorce filedAlice Eleanor GertensonView this family
estimated January 31, 1928 (Age 37 years)
Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Latitude: N45.786667 Longitude: W108.537222

DivorceAlice Eleanor GertensonView this family
February 10, 1928 (Age 37 years)
Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Latitude: N45.786667 Longitude: W108.537222

Death May 19, 1928 (Age 37 years)
Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Latitude: N45.786667 Longitude: W108.537222

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
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder 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
elder 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
elder brother
4 years
himself
Family with Alice Eleanor Gertenson - View this family
himself
ex-wife
Marriage: June 7, 1916Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Divorce filed: estimated October 21, 1927Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Divorce: October 24, 1927Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
7 months
son
Richard Charles Blake
Birth: January 8, 1917 26 18314 N 24th St, Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Death: February 12, 1923Saint Vincent's Hospital, Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Family with Alice Eleanor Gertenson - View this family
himself
ex-wife
Marriage: December 10, 1927Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Divorce filed: estimated January 31, 1928Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States
Divorce: February 10, 1928Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States

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.