John Pomphrette Louis Blackwell
- Born: 29 Dec 1881, North Carolina
- Marriage: Annie B. Lancaster circa 1904 in Nash Co., NC
- Died: 18 May 1960, Nash Co., NC at age 78
- Buried: 20 May 1960, Pine View Cemetery, Rocky Mount, Nash Co., NC
Cause of his death was Carcinoma of the Stomach; other conditions: Severe Arteriosclerosis & hypertensive heart disease.
The 1910 Federal Census for Castalia Township, Nash Co., North Carolina, District 62, page 18A, dated April 13, 1910 records John P. L. (28 - NC/NC/NC) and Annie B. (26 - NC/NC/NC) Blackwell and daughter Bertelle (4 - NC). John is a farmer and has been married to Annie for 6 years. They have had 1 child.
By 1920, Lewis and Annie are living with Annie's widowed mother, Mary J. Lancaster:
The 1920 Federal Census for Castalia Township, Nash Co., North Carolina, District 70, page 181B, dated January 29, 1920 records Lewis (38 - NC/NC/NC) and Annie B. (36 - NC/NC/NC) Blackwell and daughter Bertell (14 - NC) living with Annie's widowed mother, Mary J. Lancaster (65) and her son William J. Lancaster (32) and daughter, Maude W. Lancaster (25). Lewis is a Drygoods Store Salesman while William is a Cashier at a Bank and Maude is a Public School Teacher.
The 1930 Federal Census for Rocky Mount, Nash Co., North Carolina, District 26, page 14B, dated April 10, 1930 records J. Lewis (48 - NC/NC/NC) and Annie B. (46 - NC/NC/NC) Blackwell and daughter Bertelle (24 - NC) living at 1326 Beale Street. Lewis is a Salesman for a Meat Packer and has been married to Annie for 25 years.
North Carolina Death Certificate
John Lewis Blackwell
Birth Date: Dec 29, 1882
Birth Place: Granville Co., North Carolina
Death Date: May 18, 1960
Death Location: Park View Hospital, Rocky Mount, NC
Burial Date: May 20, 1960
Place of Burial: Pine View Cemetery, Rocky Mount, NC
Informant: Prev. Hospital Records
Spouse's Name: Annie Lancaster
Father's Name: Robert Marshall Blackwell
Mother's Name: Sallie Strum
John married Annie B. Lancaster, daughter of Robert Worrell Lancaster and Mary Jane Boone, circa 1904 in Nash Co., NC. (Annie B. Lancaster was born circa 1883 in North Carolina, died on 12 Apr 1973 in Guardian Care Nursing, Rocky Mount, NC and was buried in Pine View Cemetery, Rocky Mount, Nash Co., NC.) The cause of her death was Cardiac Arrest; other conditions: Arteriosclerosis Heart Disease, Hylertension, Cerebral Arteriosclerosis.
Walter Henry Blackwell and his brother, John P. L. Blackwell, nmarried sisters: Margaret (Maggie) May Lancaster & Annie B. Lancaster.