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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Family Time Line

Newell Rufus 'Dick' Blow
1851–1917
Francis Isabelle Hunn
1851–1933
Emily Jane Blow
1872–1942
Lennie Irene Blow
1876–1920
Bernard Blow
1877–
Wesley Blow
1878–
Homer Adelbert or DELL Blow
1879–1946
John William Blow
1879–1971
James Arthur Blow
1883–1957
Harry Ephraim Blow
1885–1968
Ernest Clyde Blow
1888–1957
Ina Blow
1894–
Alta' Delta' May Blow
1894–1961

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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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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