Esther LaRue Blivier

9 January 1881–
Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Esther LaRue

When Esther LaRue Blivier was born on 9 January 1881, in Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States, her father, Samuel E. Bliven, was 31 and her mother, Emma A Button, was 26.

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Samuel E. Bliven
Emma A Button
Esther LaRue Blivier
Ruth Bliven
Alfred G. Bliven

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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

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.
1900 · First U.S.  Navy Submarine Constructed

Age 19

The USS Holland was the first commissioned submarine. It was named after John Philip Holland. It had been laid down in November of 1896 and launched a year later. It was acquired and commissioned in 1900 and decommissioned five years later. The submarine was finally sold in 1913 and put on display until it was scrapped in 1932.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 31

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

French: variant of Oliver .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ethel Larue Bliven in household of Samuel E Bliven, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Esther Larue Blivier, "Connecticut, Deaths, 1640-1955"
  • Esther Larue Blivier, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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