Leo Blazej

8 February 1912–14 September 1985 (Age 73)
Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States

The Life of Leo

When Leo Blazej was born on 8 February 1912, in Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States, his father, Joseph Blazej, was 24 and his mother, Magdeline Hinz, was 23. He married Helen Brescol in 1940, in Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 14 September 1985, in Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leo Blazej
Helen Brescol
Marriage: 1940
Richard R. Blazey
Gary Lee Blazey
Patricia Blazey

Spouse and Children

Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States


    Richard R. Blazey



    Patricia Blazey


Parents and Siblings


    Magdeline Hinz




    Frank Blazej



    Anna M Blazej



    Elsie M Blazej


World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1913 · The Seventeenth Amendment

Age 1

The Seventeenth Amendment allows the people of each state to elect their own Senators instead of having the state legislature assign them.

Age 20

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

1 Polish (Błażek): from a pet form of the personal name Błażej, a vernacular form of Blasius .2 Czech and Slovak (Blažek): from a pet form of the personal name Blažej, Czech and Slovak form of Blasius , or a pet form of an Old Czech personal name formed with Blaži-, such as Blažislav or Blažibor.3 Croatian (northwestern Croatia) and Slovenian (western and eastern Slovenia) (all Blažek): from a pet form of the personal name Blaž, Latin Blasius .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Leo Blazey in household of Joseph Blazey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Leo Blazey in entry for Richard R Blazey and Nancy Jones, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Leo Blazey in entry for Gary Lee Blazey, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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