Gilbert Blackford1

b. August 1893
Last Edited=1 May 2006
1st cousin 2 times removed of Laurie Dale Long
     Gilbert Blackford was born in August 1893 at Kansas.1 He was the son of John Riley Blackford and Della A Jones.1

1 March 1895 Gilbert Blackford was enumerated with John Riley Blackford on the 1895 Kansas census for Independence, Montgomery County as Gilbert Blackford, age 1, born in Kansas Also enumerated in the household were Della A Jones, Frank Blackford and Dona Jones.2

On 7 June 1900 Gilbert Blackford was enumerated in the household of John Riley Blackford on the 1900 U. S. census for Independence, Montgomery County, Kansas as Gilbert Blackford, Son, Single, born Aug 1893, 6 years old, birthplace of Kansas, occupation of At School. Also enumerated in the household were Della A Jones and Frank Blackford.1


  1. 1900 U.S. census, Montgomery County, Kansas, population schedule, Independence City, 3 ward, Enumeration District 138, p. 10 B (written) p. 189 B (stamped), dwelling 203, family 204, John Blackford; digital image by subscription, (http// : transcribed 01 May 2006); from National Archives microfilm T623, roll 491.
  2. 1895 Kansas state census, Montomery County, population schedule, City of Independence, Ward 1, page 37 written, dwelling 4, family 4, Jno Blackford; Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka; FHL microfilm 570,330.