Peter Blakemore, born in Franklin, Indiana in 1889,
attended common and high schools in Anderson, Indiana.
He was graduated from High School in 1909 and entered
the University of Indiana the following year. After leaving
the University, he organized the Electric Engineering
Company, which he operated until he enlisted in World
War I. He later entered the Dental School of the University
of Pittsburgh, from which he was graduated in 1923. At
the time of his death in October 1959, he was residing
in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where he maintained his
practice of dentistry.