|BLAYLOCK, John A.
BLAYLOCK, John A.
Noted events in his life were:
1. Census, 1900, Alamance County, North Carolina, United States. John A Blaylock is 37, b Dec 1862, mechanic at cotton mill, rents his home. He is married for 12 years to Martha A Blaylock (age 32, b Mar 1868, weaver in cotton mill, cannot read or write. She is mother of 3 children, 1 living [sic]). Living with them are son Jacob F (11, b Apr 1889), son Grady A (4, b Sep 1895), and John's mother Mary J (67, b Aug 1832, widow, housekeeper, 9 children, 6 living). (Alamance Co, Graham Town, ED 6, sheet 6, line 5)
2. Census, 1910, Alamance County, North Carolina, United States. John Blaylack is living with wife Martha A Blaylack (42). They are married 22 years, both work at Cotton Mill. Also in the household is Katie Councilman, widow, age 87, 9 children, 8 living, born NC. [So Martha A is probably Martha A Councilman, daughter of Katie] (Alamance Co, ED 8, home 256)
3. Census, 1920, Alamance County, North Carolina, United States. John B Blaylock is 57, a farmer on Mt Marmon Rd, living with wife Martha (54), son Jacob (31, merchant at country store), son Grady A (24, saw mill operator), daughter Florence E (21, domestic), daughter Violett L (17), and son Joseph E (13). (Alamance Co, Coble Twp, ED 3, sheet 11, line 81)
4. Occupation: Cotton Mill Worker, farmer.
John married Martha A. COUNCILMAN, daughter of Jacob COUNCILMAN and Margaret Catherine HOLT, about 1887. (Martha A. COUNCILMAN was born in Mar 1868 in Alamance County, North Carolina, United States.)