Blanche Irene Williams

10 March 1897–22 March 1993 (Age 96)
Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Blanche Irene

When Blanche Irene Williams was born on 10 March 1897, in Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States, her father, Charles "Charley" M. Williams, was 19 and her mother, Elizabeth Cordery, was 18. She married Marvin Redealion Terry about 1914, in Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 22 March 1993, in Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Memorial Park Cemetery, Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Marvin Redealion Terry
Blanche Irene Williams
Marriage: about 1914
Katherine Claetta Terry Lindsey Young
James Wendall Terry
Randall Marvin Terry
Charles Alvin Terry
Edward "Eddy" Robert Terry
Kenneth Earl Terry
Allen "Butch" Fay Terry

Spouse and Children

about 1914
Oklahoma, United States


    Katherine Claetta Terry Lindsey Young


    James Wendall Terry


    Randall Marvin Terry


    Charles Alvin Terry


    Edward "Eddy" Robert Terry


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Charles "Charley" M. Williams


    Elizabeth Cordery




World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Age 10

Oklahoma is the 46th state.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 26

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Blanche Williams in household of Charles M Williams, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Blanche I Terry in household of Marvin R Terry, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Blanche I Terry in household of Marvin R Terry, "United States Census, 1930"

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