Blacker-Loveday Photos




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1. Merintha Althera Loveday and Edward Blacker on their weddding day 27 October 1873 in Mountain Ash, Glamorganshire, Wales


2. 7 Cliff Street, Mountain Ash home of Edward and Althera Blacker


3. Althera Loveday Blacker


4. Edward Blacker


5. Blacker family in Streator, Illinois, from left: Sarah Ann, Edward, Mary, Althera, Maria, George, Thomas


6. Blacker family in Afton, Wyoming, left front: Merintha, Althera, Hyrum, Fannie, Edward, Maria, left back: Sarah Ann, George, William(center), Mary, Thomas


7. Edward's and Althera's farm in Afton, Wyoming, taken in 1984. Original home was a log cabin with two rooms on 160 acres. 1 3/4 miles north, 1 mile west of Afton.


8. Edward's and Althera's farm in Afton, Wyoming, taken in 1984


9. Edward's and Althera's farm in Afton, Wyoming, taken in 2012


10. Edward's and Althera's farm in Afton, Wyoming, taken in 2012


11. Edward's and Althera's farm in Afton, Wyoming, taken in 2012


12. Edward's and Althera's farm in Afton, Wyoming, taken in 2012


13. Edward's and Althera's farm in Afton, Wyoming, taken in 2012


14. Edward's and Althera's farm in Afton, Wyoming, taken in 2012


15. Edward's and Althera's farm in Afton, Wyoming, taken in 2012


16. Edward's and Althera's farm in Afton, Wyoming, taken in 2012


17. Edward's and Althera's farm in Afton, Wyoming, taken in 2012


18. Edward's and Althera's farm in Afton, Wyoming, taken in 2012


19. Thomas Blacker


20. Thomas Blacker and a friend in Evanston, Wyoming, where he worked for the Union Pacific Railroad as a guard


21. Edmund Wilkes and THomas Blacker in Afton


22. Picture taken while visiting the Brooks home in Wyoming around 1906. Will Blacker with shot gun, Ed Wilkes with guitar, his wife, Mary Blacker Wilkes and baby Arvilla on chair. Kneeling front: Mr. Brooks with sheep and dog, Thomas Blacker in hat near door holding 9 month old, Theadore. 2 year old Leroy standing on stool with feet just above sheep's back Back: Mrs. Brooks in doorway. Hettie Wilkes Blacker at front doorway with high crown straw hat. 19 year old Merintha Blacker with bamboo fishing pole, Brig Gardner with right hand on fishing pole. 1 year old Delos Gardner held in left arm of father with face behind mother's high crown hat. Maria Blacker Gardner in white blouse, dark skirt. 14 year old Fannie Blacker in white dress and bonnet, 9 year old Kemuel Blacker. Grandpa and Grandma Edward and Althera Blacker


23. Edward Blacker holding garden produce, carrots, turnips and possibly red beets, assisted by a grandchild. This picture was taken before his death in Afton, November 27, 1910, a year after his daughter Mary Blacker Wilkes' death, and six months after his father-in-law, Isaac Loveday's death.


24. The Edward Blacker family of 1916. Edward Blacker had been deceased for six years. Back row left to right: William, Kemuel, Maria, George, Sarah Ann, Thomas and Hyrum. Seated left to right: Merintha, Althera and Fannie. Fannie and Kemuel were yet unmarried. Mary was deceased.


25. Blacker family reunion in Bear Lake in 1930


26. Blacker family reunion in Bear Lake in 1930 from left Marie, Fannie, Kemuel and Maria


27. Blacker family reunion in Bear Lake in 1930, Hettie, Afton, Thomas and Kemuel in back


28. Blacker family reunion in Bear Lake in 1930, Kemuel, Marguerite Gardner, Marie, Loyn and Fannie below


29. Ida Looslie, Irene Nisbet, Kemuel, Kay and Marie Blacker, Annice Nisbet, Marguerite Gardner in Murray, Utah, 1931


30. After Kemuuel's funeral in Murray, 1932, Maria, William, George, Thomas and Merintha


31. Family in Murray after Kemuel's funeral


32. Mary(Polly) and George Blacker


33. Mary and George Blacker in Cumberland, Wyoming in 1930


34. The George Blacker and Mary(Polly) Bailey family of Cumberland, about 1919


35. George Blacker Jr. and his wife Ina of Rock Springs, Wyoming, 1936.


36. Kent, Dean, Maxine and Keith, children of George Blacker Jr. and Ina


37. George Blacker Jr. and Ina 50th wedding anniversary, December 1934


38. Archibald Nisbet and Sarah Blacker with their son William, 1896


39. William, Archibald, John, Downs, Annice, Elva and Irene Nisbet


40. Maria Blacker and Brigham Delos Gardner, 7 April 1904


41. Gardner brothers and sisters about 1976. Back, Delos, Vern, Kenneth, Darrel, Lincoln. Middle Elna. Front, Genevieve, Maxine, Dorothy, Marguerite, Allie, Cumorah


42. The five Gardner brothers of Clearfield whose sons are changing the name of basketball to Gardner-ball are, from left, Lincoln, Darrel, Kenneth, Delos (in front) and Vern.


43. Maria Blacker Gardner, 1915-1920


44. Ella Kenyon and William Blacker


45. Ella and William Blacker's baby buried in Heyburn, Idaho cemetery


46. William and Ella Blacker's son Kemuel


47. William and Ella Blacker's son Kemuel


48. Merintha Althera Blacker and George Williams


49. Ella and Grant Willims, 1921, Kemerer, Wyoming


50. The Williams family in Salt Lake about 1923


51. Ella Williams and her first husband Joseph Caldwell


52. Ella Williams and her second husband Harry Empey


53. Shirley Ann Caldwell, daughter of Ella Williamd and Joseph Caldwell with her family


54. Hyrum Blacker and Elva Cazier, 23 January 1915


55. Talmadge(TC) and Alberta Blacker, chidlren of Hyrum and Ella Blacker


56. Front: Alberta Buckman, Lilly Cook Blacker, Elva Blacker McCracken and Ray Buckman; Back: TC Blacker and Lee McCracken


57. Earl Cazier and Fannie Blacker family; Front: Dora, Earl, Fannie and Dona; Back: Paul, Billie Ra Nae, Marveline, Lu Dene, Ireta and Quinn


58. Dora and Dona Cazier at the Blacker family reunion in Bear Lake, 1930


59. Ireta, Dora or Dona, Loyn, Dona or Dora, Marveline, Cazier girls at the reunion, 1930


60. Kemuel Blacker


61. Marie Hill Blacker with her son Kay after Kemuel's funeral in Murray, Utah, 1932


62. Ella Williams, Marie Blacker and Elva Nisbet in Murray, Utah, 1930


63. Kay, Marie and Ann Blacker, 1953


64. Isaac Loveday


65. Mary Danks Loveday


66. Althera Loveday Blacker, Isaac Loveday, Arvella Wilkes and Mary Blacker Wilkes, four generations