Homer Adelbert or DELL Blow

17 April 1879–1946 (Age 66)
Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Homer Adelbert or DELL

When Homer Adelbert or DELL Blow was born on 17 April 1879, in Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States, his father, Newell Rufus 'Dick' Blow, was 27 and his mother, Francis Isabelle Hunn, was 27. He lived in Logan Township, Sanborn, South Dakota, United States in 1920 and Forestburg, Sanborn, South Dakota, United States in 1940. He died in 1946, in Sanborn, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 67.

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Newell Rufus 'Dick' Blow
Francis Isabelle Hunn
Emily Jane Blow
Lennie Irene Blow
Bernard Blow
Wesley Blow
Homer Adelbert or DELL Blow
John William Blow
James Arthur Blow
Harry Ephraim Blow
Ernest Clyde Blow
Ina Blow
Alta' Delta' May Blow

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 19

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English blowe, blaa, bloo ‘pale’, hence a nickname for someone with an exceptionally pale complexion.2 Americanized spelling of French Bleau .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dell Blow, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Adelbert Blow, "South Dakota State Census, 1915"
  • Dell Blow in household of James Blow, "United States Census, 1920"

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