Adam Elonzo Curtis Lonnie Bliven

27 July 1875–31 May 1961 (Age 85)
Dakota City, Dakota, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Adam Elonzo Curtis Lonnie

When Adam Elonzo Curtis Lonnie Bliven was born on 27 July 1875, in Dakota City, Dakota, Nebraska, United States, his father, Albert Henry Bliven, was 32 and his mother, Adella E Hayes, was 21. He married Edna L Detree on 19 October 1898, in Woodbury, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Briceland, Humboldt, California, United States in 1930 and Garberville Judicial Township, Humboldt, California, United States in 1940. He died on 31 May 1961, in Humboldt, California, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Eureka, Humboldt, California, United States.

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Adam Elonzo Curtis Lonnie Bliven
Edna L Detree
Marriage: 19 October 1898
Albert L Bliven
Merle Marie Bliven
Gladys Avanelle Bliven

Spouse and Children

19 October 1898
Woodbury, Iowa, United States


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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 16

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 23

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

Welsh: variant of Blevins .

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

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Sources (3)

  • A Elonzo C Bliven, "United States Census, 1930"
  • E Alonzo Bliven, "United States Census, 1940"
  • A Elonzo C Blivin, "United States Census, 1900"

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