Blanche (Garl) Rathbun
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Blanche Almeda (Garl) Rathbun (1899 - abt. 1985)

Blanche Almeda Rathbun formerly Garl aka Higley
Born in Springfield Township, Summit, Ohio, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 16 Jan 1916 in Monroe, Monroe, Michigan, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died about in Ohio, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 24 Mar 2015
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Blanche A Garl: United States Census, 1900 (see attached record)

Name: Blanche A Garl
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1900
Event Place: Springfield Township (excl. Akron city), Summit, Ohio, United States
District: 102
Gender: Female
Age: 1
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Race (Original): W
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Daughter
Number of Living Children: 0
Years Married: 0
Birth Date: Jul 1899
Birthplace: Ohio
Marriage Year (Estimated):
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Ohio
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
Mother of how many children: 0
Sheet Number and Letter: 12B
Household ID: 284
Line Number: 77
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T623
GS Film Number: 1241324
Digital Folder Number: 004117790
Image Number: 00936


Name Role Sex Age Birthplace
Nathaniel Garl Head M 30 Ohio
Soloma Garl Wife F 26 Ohio
Harry E Garl Son M 3 Ohio
Blanche A Garl Daughter F 1 Ohio
Washington Woodling Boarder M 40 Ohio

Citing this Record:

"United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch
( : accessed 29 :September 2017), Blanche A Garl in household of Nathaniel Garl, :Springfield Township (excl. Akron city), Summit, Ohio, United States; citing :enumeration district (ED) 102, sheet 12B, family 284, NARA microfilm :publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records :Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,324.


Blanch Gail: United States Census, 1910 (see attached document)

Name: Blanch Gail
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1910
Event Place: Springfield, Summit, Ohio, United States
District: ED 199
Gender: Female
Age: 10
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Daughter
Birth Year (Estimated): 1900
Birthplace: Ohio
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Ohio
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
Sheet Letter: B
Sheet Number: 14
Sheet Number and Letter: 14B
Household ID: 315
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T624
Affiliate Film Number: 1234
GS Film Number: 1375247
Digital Folder Number: 004973295
Image Number: 00523


Name Role Sex Age Birthplace
Nathanel Gail Head M 39 Ohio
Saloma Gail Wife F 35 Ohio
Harry Gail Son M 12 Ohio
Blanch Gail Daughter F 10 Ohio
Raymond Gail Son M 9 Ohio
Catherine Gail Daughter F 1 Ohio

Citing this Record:

"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch
( : accessed 2 October :2017), Blanch Gail in household of Nathanel Gail, Springfield, Summit, :Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 199, sheet 14B, :family 315, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National :Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1234; FHL microfilm :1,375,247.


Marriage record: Warren Higley and Blanche Garl (see attached document)

Name: Warren Higley
Race (Original):
Age (Expanded): 22 years
Birth Year: 1895
Birthplace: Ohio
Spouse's Name: Blanche Garl
Spouse's Race (Original):
Spouse's Age (Expanded): 17 years
Spouse's Birth Year: 1900
Spouse's Birthplace: Ohio
Event Date: 16 Jan 1917
Event Place: Monroe, Monroe, Michigan
Father's Name: Isaac Higley
Mother's Name: Carrie Porter
Spouse's Father's Name: Nathaniel Garl
Spouse's Mother's Name: Salome Mauer
Marital Status:
Previous Wife's Name:
Spouse's Marital Status:
Spouse's Previous Husband's Name:
GS Film number: 2342722
Frame Number:
Digital Folder Number: 4209964
Image Number: 200
Reference ID: v 4 p 76 rn 41

Citing this Record:

"Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925," database with images, FamilySearch
( : 4 December 2014), :Warren Higley and Blanche Garl, 16 Jan 1917; citing Monroe, Monroe, :Michigan, v 4 p 76 rn 41, Department of Vital Records, Lansing; FHL :microfilm 2,342,722.


Death of Husband George Robert Rathbun(1889–1971) BIRTH 19 DECEMBER 1889 • Plankinton, Aurora, South Dakota, USA 29 December 1971 • San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, USA


Blanche Or Garl Higley Rathbun: United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries

Name: Blanche Or Garl Higley Rathbun
Event Type: Obituary
Event Date: 16 Aug 1985
Event Place: Ohio, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 86
Relationship to Deceased: Deceased
Birth Year (Estimated): 1899
Birthplace: Akron, ,
Death Date: 14 Aug 1985
Newspaper: Akron Beacon Journal

Spouse and Children

Mildred Tamberen Daughter Female
Elsie Gier Daughter Female
Eleanor Follette Daughter Female
Albert Higley Son Male


Catherine Kollar Sister Female

Citing this Record:

"United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with :images, FamilySearch ( : :14 September 2016), Blanche Or Garl Higley Rathbun, Ohio, United States, :16 Aug 1985; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," :database, ( : 2014); :citing Akron Beacon Journal, born-digital text.

Record found online at

Blanche Almed Rathbun: California Death Index

Name: Blanche Almed Rathbun
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 14 Aug 1985
Event Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
Birth Date: 05 Jul 1899
Birthplace: Ohio
Gender: Female
Father's Name: Garl
Mother's Name: Maurer

Citing this Record:

"California Death Index, 1940-1997," database, FamilySearch
( : 26 November 2014), :Blanche Almed Rathbun, 14 Aug 1985; Department of Public Health :Services, Sacramento.

Record found online at

Blanche Rathbun in the U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014

Name: Blanche Rathbun
SSN: 162-20-6112

Last Residence:

91763 Montclair, San Bernardino, California, USA
BORN: 5 Jul 1899
Died: Aug 1985
State (Year) SSN issued: Pennsylvania (Before 1951)

Source Citation

Number: 162-20-6112; Issue State: Pennsylvania; Issue Date: Before 1951

Source Information U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 [database on-
line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2011.

Original data:

Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. :Social Security Administration.

Record found online at ($$ subscription required)

Blanche A. Rathbun in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current

Name: Blanche A. Rathbun
Birth Date: 1899
Death Date: 1985
Cemetery: Montecito Memorial Park
Burial or Cremation Place: Colton, San Bernardino County, California, United States of America

Blanche A. Rathbun of San Bernardino, born in Akron, Ohio on July 5, 1899, was a long time resident of San Bernardino, died August 14, 1985 in Pomona at the age of 86. She was a member of the Golden Agers at the Salvation Army and was active with Child Evangelism and a member of Faith Bible Baptist Church.

Services are at 9 a.m. on Saturday at Mark B. Shaw Memorial Chapel, followed by interment at Montecito Memorial Park. Published in the SAN BERNARDINO SUN on August 15, 1985.

Lists a birthdate of July 5, 1899 in Akron, Ohio dying in Pomona on August 14, 1985

Inscription: Blanche A. Rathbun 1899-1985 The Lord Is My Shepherd


Blanch Alameda Higley (born Garl)
Husband: Warren Higley
Children: Elsie Mae Masters (born Higley), Eleanor Follette (born Higley),
<Private> Tambrin (born Higley), <Private> Higley

Source: MyHeritage Family Trees [online database]. Lehi, UT, USA: MyHeritage (USA) Inc.

Family tree: Rough Riders Web Site, managed by Cheryl Price


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