Esther Louise Black

31 October 1907–2 December 1974 (Age 67)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Esther Louise

When Esther Louise Black was born on 31 October 1907, in Illinois, United States, her father, Robert Thomas Black, was 31 and her mother, Lucy Eva Barnett, was 27. She lived in Carrollton, Greene, Illinois, United States for about 10 years and Carrollton Township, Greene, Illinois, United States in 1930. She died on 2 December 1974, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Robert Thomas Black
1876–1961
Lucy Eva Barnett
1880–1955
Thomas Jefferson Black
1905–1963
Esther Louise Black
1907–1974
Ella Lavina Black
1909–2007
Kenneth Wilbur Black
1910–1981

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 3

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 18

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English: from Middle English blak(e) ‘black’ (Old English blæc, blaca), a nickname given from the earliest times to a swarthy or darkhaired man.2 Scottish and English: from Old English blāc ‘pale’, ‘fair’, i.e. precisely the opposite meaning to 1, and a variant of Blake 2. Blake and Black are found more or less interchangeably in several surnames and place names.3 English: variant of Blanc as a Norman name. The pronunciation of the nasalized vowel gave considerable difficulty to English speakers, and its quality was often ignored.

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

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  • Esther Black in household of Robert T Black, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Esther L Black in household of Robert T Black, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Esther Black in household of Robert Black, "United States Census, 1930"

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