Blair Wilson Roberts
Born: 10 Dec 1879
Loc: Moundsville, Marshall Co., WV
Died: 15 Jun 1963
Loc: Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC
Bur: Evergreen Cemetery,
Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., WVA
Occupation: Real Estate Developer
Father: Albert Roberts
Mother: Wilhemena Deitz
Married 1st: Bertha Porter,
daughter of Newton Porter and Mariette
Children: Hope
Married 2nd: 09 Jul 1921 at Winston-Salem, Forsyth Co., NC
Leah Range, daughter of George W. Range and Emma Hannah Lindley

Children: Living
NC Marriage Records:
Name: Leah Range
Gender: Female
Age: 28
Race: White
Spouse: Blair W Roberts
Spouse Gender: Male
Spouse Age: 37
Spouse Race: White
Marriage Date: 9 Jul 1921
Marriage Location: Winston-Salem
Marriage County: Forsyth
Marriage State: North Carolina
1880 Census: Clay, Marshall Co., WV
1900 Census: Clay, Marshall Co. WV
1910 Census: Buckhannon Ward 3, Upshur Co., WV
1920 Census: Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC
1930 Census: Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC
SS Death Index:
Date of Death: Jun 1963
Date of Birth: 10 1879
Residence (2/88 and prior): North Carolina
NC Death Index:
Name: Blair W Roberts
Death Date: 15 Jun 1963
Death County: Mecklenburg
Death State: North Carolina
Death Age: 83
Birth Date: abt. 1880
Race: 1
Evergreen Cemetery Records:
Leah (Range) Roberts was buried 30 Aug 1957
Blair Wilson Roberts was buried June 18, 1963
|Section 4 A Lot 340
Buried in lots 1 & 2 of a 4 grave lot
Funeral services for Blair W. Roberts, retired developer and contractor and former Harvard professor, will be held at 11 a.m. tomorrow at Harry and Bryant Chapel in the Oaks. Officiating will be Harold M. Robinson, pastor of Dilworth Methodist Church, of which he was a member. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. Mr. Roberts died Saturday in a local hospital. He was 83. A Moundsville, W. Va., native, Mr. Roberts received his Ph. D. from Boston University. He taught Greek and Latin at Harvard University before serving as a chaplain in World War I. He moved to Charlotte in 1919 and entered the real estate and contracting business, retiring in 1955. Mr. Roberts was a member of the Goodfellows Club and the Mecklenburg Wildlife Club. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. James Lawrence of Charlotte and Mrs. Bonar Griffiths of San Mateo, Calif.; a son, Dr. B. W. Roberts, Jr. of Jacksonville, Fla., and a sister, Mrs. Iva Richmond of
Wichita, Kans.