I have ASA BLANKENSHIP b: abt. 1844 married AMANDA JENT b: abt. 1851. He the son of JOHN BLANKENSHIP & SARAH ROARK, b: abt. 1798 & 1808, he the son of BARNET BLANKENSHIP & BARSHEBA MEADOR b: abt. 1770 & 1776. Could this family be related to yours? BARNET BLANKENSHIP is said to have been born in Franklin Co. VA.