man Sylvester Blankenship‏‎, son of Jesse Blankenship and Margaret Stafford‏.
Born ‎nov 1806 at Cabell (Historic), Virginia, United States, died ‎13 mar 1880 at Platte, Missouri, United States‎, 73 years

Married ‎9 nov 1830 at Louisa, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States (16 or 17 years married) to:

woman Matilda Spurlock‏‎, daughter of Matthew Spurlock and Judith Garrett‏.
Born ‎1808 at Cabell (Historic), Virginia, United States, died ‎1847 at Missouri, United States‎, 38 or 39 years

Children:

1.
woman Virginia Jane Blankenship‏
Born ‎14 may 1834 at Arkansas, United States, died ‎10 dec 1928 at Lecompton, Douglas, Kansas, United States‎, 94 years, buried ‎ at Lecompton, Douglas, Kansas, United States
2.
man Alexander Ross Blankenship‏‎
Born ‎1840 at Arkansas, United States


2nd marriage
man Sylvester Blankenship‏‎, son of Jesse Blankenship and Margaret Stafford‏.

Married ‎14 jul 1844 at Platte, Missouri, United States (35 years married) to:

woman Margaret Simms‏‎
Born ‎10 jan 1823 at Ohio, United States, died ‎12 oct 1881 at Platte, Missouri, United States‎, 58 years

Children:

1.
man Leonidas Alonzo Blankenship‏‎
Born ‎17 oct 1849 at Platte, Missouri, United States, died ‎22 feb 1933 at Platte, Missouri, United States‎, 83 years, buried ‎24 feb 1933 at Platte City, Platte, Missouri, United States
2.
woman Sarah Emmaline Blankenship‏‎
Born ‎dec 1864 at Tennessee, United States, died ‎15 mar 1925 at Blytheville, Mississippi, Arkansas, United States‎, 60 years, buried ‎mar 1925 at Mississippi, Arkansas, United States
3.
woman Julia Blankenship‏‎
Born ‎1859 at Weston, Platte, Missouri, United States
4.
man William Alfred Blankenship‏
Born ‎1861 at Weston, Platte, Missouri, United States
5.
woman Adaline Blankenship‏‎
Born ‎1867 at Missouri, United States
6.
woman Margaret Blankenship‏‎
Born ‎1857 at Weston, Platte, Missouri, United States
7.
woman Amanda Melviny Blankenship‏‎
Born ‎29 jan 1862 at Preston Township, Platte, Missouri, United States, died ‎15 dec 1944 at Olathe, Johnson, Kansas, United States‎, 82 years
8.
man Mortimore Blankenship‏‎
Born ‎3 jun 1850 at Ridgley, Barry, Missouri, United States, died ‎1 apr 1945 at Ridgley, Barry, Missouri, United States‎, 94 years
9.
man Henry Blankenship‏‎
Born ‎1860 at Platte, Missouri, United States

To submit corrections or additions: Dan Mohn