Dollie Gertrude Bleakley

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Personal and Family Information

Dollie was born on 3 MAR 1902 in Jackson County, Arkansas, the daughter of John C Bleakley and Malissa Albertine Clanton.

She died on 4 JUL 1989 in Fresno, Fresno County, California.

Her husband was Lon Bowen Simmons, who she married on 2 NOV 1919 in Jackson County, Arkansas. Their six known children were Geraldine S (1921-2005), Jamie Edwina (1924-1990), Mary Ann (1930-1987), Virginia Lou (1932-1982), Lucy Faye (1934-1984) and Lon Bleakley (1944-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Dollie Gertrude Bleakley
(1902-1989)

 

John C Bleakley
(1854-1901)

 

William C Bleakley
(1826-1865)

 

William Bleakley
(1798-<1860)

 
   

Elizabeth Bleakley
(1798-<1870)

 
   

Catherine Bleakley
(1829-1874)

   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Malissa Albertine Clanton
(1858->1910)

 

John Javison Clanton
(1831->1880)

   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Dulciana Morris
(1834->1889)

   
 
 
     
 
 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth3 MAR 1902
Place: Jackson County, Arkansas
Type: Social Security Death Index
Death4 JUL 1989
Place: Fresno, Fresno County, California
Age: 87y, 4m, 3d
Obit-Simmons, Dollie
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Census22 APR 1910
Place: Batesville, Independence Cty, Arkansas
Age: 8 born Ark
Type: with widowed mother and sister
Address: Blakeley ED 41 ward 2, image 17 of 32 Main Street Dwelling 372 familly 402
Census 1910 Arkansas, Independence Cty, Batesville 2
Source: Census 1910 Arkansas, Independence Cty, Batesville 2
Authors: U.S. Dept of Commerence and Labor
Date: 22 APR 1910
Publisher: ancestry.com

Census14 JAN 1920
Place: Jackson County, Arkansas
Age: 18 b Ark
Address: with Lon and his parents Breckenridge Twp, Farm, dwelling 25, family 26
Agency: 1920 census Ark
Census 1920 Arkansas, Jackson County , ED 71 Newport, ED 181 Breckendridge Twp
Source: Census 1920 Arkansas, Jackson County , ED 71 Newport, ED 181 Breckendridge Twp
Date: JAN 1920
Publisher: US Deptartment of Commerence

Census2 APR 1930
Place: Jackson County, Arkansas
Age: 28 b Ark
Address: ED 34-8 Breckenridge Twp, dwelling 2, family 2 with husband Lon and 3 daughters
Agency: 1930 census ARk
Census 1930 Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Tupelo, Breckenridge Twp ED 34 -6 and 34 -8
Source: Census 1930 Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Tupelo, Breckenridge Twp ED 34 -6 and 34 -8

Burial1989
Place: Jackson County, Arkansas
Age:
Type: Headstone
Address: about 35° 30.268'N 91° 13.845'W Sand Hill Cemetery, 1 mile south of Auvergne Ark Find A Grave Memorial# 70729341
Agency: Tomb stone in Sand Hill Cemetary by A Bowie 16feb00
Grav-SimLon
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Notes

Note 1

Jackson County Ark, Index of early Probate:

BLEAKLEY,  Issac D of Jackson Co died Feb 19 1861, Jackson Co. Affid. Levi L. Bleakley 3-18-1861, lists heirs; William T. John T, Edward and Mary Bleakley  bond 3-30-18161. Bond of Newton M. Bleakley Admr 7-17-1861

Bio of John C Bleakley in Goodspeed, Jackson County 1889. http://files.usgwarchives.net/ar/jackson/bios/jackbio1.txt

daughter Georga born 1888 is named. He is found in census 1870, 1880, and 1900. died 30 Oct 1901 before Dollie born Mar 1902.

Sources

  1. Census 1910 Arkansas, Independence Cty, Batesville 2
    Source: Census 1910 Arkansas, Independence Cty, Batesville 2
    Authors: U.S. Dept of Commerence and Labor
    Date: 22 APR 1910
    Publisher: ancestry.com
  2. Census 1920 Arkansas, Jackson County , ED 71 Newport, ED 181 Breckendridge Twp
    Source: Census 1920 Arkansas, Jackson County , ED 71 Newport, ED 181 Breckendridge Twp
    Date: JAN 1920
    Publisher: US Deptartment of Commerence
  3. Census 1930 Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Tupelo, Breckenridge Twp ED 34 -6 and 34 -8
    Source: Census 1930 Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Tupelo, Breckenridge Twp ED 34 -6 and 34 -8