Waldo Dempster Blood

21 July 1915–12 July 2006 (Age 91)
Atwood, Rawlins, Kansas, United States

The Life of Waldo Dempster

When Waldo Dempster Blood was born on 21 July 1915, in Atwood, Rawlins, Kansas, United States, his father, Carl Cleaver Blood, was 36 and his mother, Jessie Belle Scott, was 33. He lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930 and San Antonio Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1941. He died on 12 July 2006, in Venice, Sarasota, Florida, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Marion, Florida Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carl Cleaver Blood
Jessie Belle Scott
Lois Jessie Blood
Waldo Dempster Blood

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1937 · Los Angeles California Temple

Age 22

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the Los Angeles California Temple on March 6, 1937. 

Age 26

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: evidently from Old English blōd ‘blood’, but with what significance is not clear. In Middle English the word was in use as a metonymic occupational term for a physician, i.e. one who lets blood, and also as an affectionate term of address for a blood relative.2 Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Llwyd ‘son of Llwyd’ ( see Lloyd ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Walter D Blood in household of Carl C Blood, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Waldo D Blood in household of Jessie Blood, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Waldo H Blood in household of Carl R Blood, "United States Census, 1930"

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