Jesse Marion Blair
and Mary Ritter Franklin

Jesse Marion Blair and Mary Ritter 
    
    Franklin
Jesse Marion Blair and Wife,
Mary "Ritter" Franklin Blair

Jesse Marion Blair b 23 Jul 1857 Letcher Co KY d 19 Mar 1943 buried 20 Mar 1943 Ermine, Letcher Co KY s/o William L Blair and Martha Williams. Jesse Marion Blair m. 16 Jul 1896 Letcher Co KY to Mary Ritter Franklin b 25 May 1877 Letcher Co KY d 2 Jul 1960 Ermine, Letcher Co KY d/o
Andrew Jackson "Jack" Franklin and Manerva "Nervie" Sergent. Children of Jesse Marion Blair and Mary Ritter Franklin;

1. William Lawrence "Bill" Blair b 11 Nov 1897 Blair Branch, Letcher Co KY d 15 Sept 1976 Fleming, Letcher Co KY buried Potter Cemetery, Kona, Letcher Co KY m. 11 Sept 1918 to Hattie Jean Franklin b 9 Dec 1899 d 11 Jun 1978 buried Fleming, Letcher Co KY d/o Harvey G Franklin and Evelyn Combs. Children of William Lawrence "Bill" Blair and Hattie Jean Franklin;

I. Hansel Blair b 22 Aug 1918 d 12 Dec 1954

II. Daniel M Blair b 20 Apr 1928 d 10 Mar 1981 m. Female Clinard

III. Male Blair m. Female Carroll

IV. Barbara Blair b 28 Jan 1923 Thornton, Letcher Co KY d 2 Aug 2004 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY buried 5 Aug 2004 Potter Cemetery, Kona, Letcher Co KY m. Male Montgomery; m. 28 Feb 1942 to Johnny Krola b 10 May 1921 d 7 Feb 1964 s/o Steve "Stipe" Krola and Martha Jane Adams.

V. Female Blair m. Male Ables; Child; i. Walter Dean Ables b 27 Apr 1943 Kona, Letcher Co KY d 28 Jul 1948.

Female Blair m. Male Richardson s/o John Richardson and Louise Holbrook. Child; i. Female Richardson m. (1) Male Sparks; Female Richardson m. (2) Male Ratliff

2. Maggie Jane Blair b 11 Oct 1901 d 8 Sept 1990 m. 27 Jan 1916 Puncheon, Knott Co KY to Alex Hall b 17 Feb 1897 d 19 Jan 1985 Letcher Co KY buried Green Acres Cemetery, Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY s/o Epperson "Epp" Hall and Letha Jane "Jenny" Bates.

3. Benjamin David "Dave" Blair b 15 Nov 1904 d 31 May 1981 buried Green Acres Cemetery, Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY m. 6 Jan 1925 Ermine, Letcher Co KY to Gladys Marie Blair b 5 Feb 1896 Letcher Co KY d/o Sam Blair and Sarah Sally Combs. Children of Benjamin David "Dave" Blair and Gladys Marie Blair;

I. Bennie Faye Blair b 1934 d 16 Jan 2009; m. Major Otis Obrein Bowen. Children of Major Otis Obrein Bowen and Bennie Faye Blair; i. Deborah Bowen m. Don Kelley.

4. Elmer Blair b 10 Dec 1908 Letcher Co KY d 23 Feb 1985 m. Evelyn Hopper.

5. Maxie Blair b 2 Jul 1911 Letcher Co KY d 18 Feb 1969 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY buried Green Acres Cemetery, Whtesburg, Letcher Co KY m. 23 Jun 1927 Crafts Colly Ermine Letcher Co KY to Erbie Pratt b 4 Jun 1900 Mayking Letcher Co KY d 12 Feb 1940. (4 children). Maxie Blair m. 14 Jun 1942 Seco, Letcher Co KY to Nick Wright b 4 Feb 1906 Millstone, Letcher Co KY.

6. Patrick Estil Blair b 14 Oct 1913 Letcher Co KY d 30 Nov 1961.

7. Patricia "Pet" Blair b 14 Oct 1916 Blair Branch Letcher Co KY d 2003 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY m. 17 Dec 1935 to (1) Felix Craft b 9 Sept 1910 d 15 Jun 1942 s/o Moses Craft and Polly Kincer. Child of Felix Craft and Patricia "Pet" Blair;

I. Pat Craft d Aug 2003 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY.

Patricia "Pet" Blair m. (2) Jim Reynolds. Patricia "Pet" Blair m. (3) Vernon Cornett.