Mary Use Blake was the wife of Abraham Stearns Blake. She was born July 3, 1849 near Salt Lake City, Utah. Her father was the Chief of a Shoshone Indian Tribe. Rose Ess was a friend and neighbor. They lived in Victor, MT.
The Nantt's Immigrated from Russia to the United States in 1894. See their story on Ancient Faces.
Levi Lowell Blake was an early Montana Pioneer. In later years he owned the Marshall Hall Steamship Co. in Washington, D.C.,& was the Captain of several steamships on the Potomac River.
Levi Lowell Blake was an early Montana Pioneer but in the last years of his life he was a Steamboat Captain of pleasure steamers on the Potomac River.
Abraham Stearns Blake was one of the earliest pioneers of Montana. His story is included in AncientFaces.