Salem Pioneer Cemetery ~ Blanche C. Parkhill ~ part of the Marion County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
Blanche C. Parkhill
MAIDEN NAME: Denney AKA 1:  AKA 2:  AKA 3: 
BORN: 18 Nov 1869 DIED: 12 Dec 1947 BURIED: 15 Dec 1947
BIRTH PLACE:  Dubuque, Dubuque Co., Iowa
DEATH PLACE: Springfield, Lane Co., Oregon

1880 WI CENSUS - Blanche Denney, age 12, b. Iowa, is enumerated with James, age 41, occupation blacksmith, .b Pennsylvania, and Elizabeth, age 36, b. Pennsylvania.
1900 MN CENSUS - Blanche C. Parkhill, age 30, mother of 4 children 3 of whom are living at the time of the census, b. Nov 1869 in Iowa, is enumerated with her husband of 8 years, Fred A., age 35, occupation mill sawer, b. Dec 1864 in New York, along with Day, age 7, b. Dec 1892 in Wisconsin, Nila, age 5, b. Nov 1894 in Wisconsin, and Elizabeth, age 1, b. Dec 1898 in Wisconsin.

1910 WA CENSUS Blanche Parkhill (40y, b Iowa, married 18y, mother of 4 children) enumerated with husband Fred Parkhill (45y, b New York, occupation carpenter) and 4 children, Day (17y, b Wisconsin), Nilea (15y, b Wisconsin), Elizabeth (11y, b Wisconsin) and Pearl (8y, b Wisconsin)

1920 OR CENSUS Blanche Parkhill (50y, b Iowa) enumerated with husband Fred (55y, b New York, occupation millrite), daughter Pearl (18y, b Minnesota), son Day (27y, b Wisconsin, occupation machinist), Day’s wife Mildred (24y, b Washington), daughter Elizabeth Bennett (21y, b Wisconsin), her husband Walter Bennett (26y, b Michigan, occupation laborer) and their son Byron Bennett (1y, b Washington)

1930 OR CENSUS Blanche C. Parkhill (60y, b Iowa, married at age 22y) enumerated with husband Fred A. (65y, b New York, married at age 27y), daughter Nila M. Grimes (35y, b Wisconsin, widowed) and granddaughter Doris M. Grimes (9y, b Oregon) [Nila and Doris listed as step-daughters]

1940 OR CENSUS Blanch Parkhill (70y, b Iowa) enumerated with husband Fred (75y, b New York); with them were their daughter Elizabeth Bennett (41y, b Wisconsin), her husband C. Walter (46y, b Michigan, occupation bookkeeper) and their children Byron (22y, b Washington, occupation mill helper) and Helen (17y, b Oregon); family was living in rural Lincoln Co, Oregon in 1935 except for C. Walter Bennett who was in rural Marion Co, Oregon


Blanche C.
1869 - 1947
(shares marker with Fred A.)


OSBH DC (Lane County 1947) #8581
1880 WI CENSUS (Marathon Co., Haleton, ED 4, pg 334A)
1900 MN CENSUS (Saint Louis Co., Duluth, ED 285, sheet 9A)

1910 WA CENSUS (Cowlitz Co, Owl Creek, ED 96, sheet 2B)

1920 OR CENSUS (Marion Co, Salem, ED 343, sheet 4A)

1930 OR CENSUS (Lincoln Co, Kernville, ED 17, sheet 3A)

1940 OR CENSUS (Columbia Co, Vernonia, ED 5-40, sheet 4B)


LOT: 491 SPACE: 2 SW N? LONGITUDE: N 44? 55.215' LATITUDE: W 123? 02.856'