Blanche Marie Wallace

1900–1986 (Age 85)
Clearmont, Nodaway, Missouri, United States

The Life of Blanche Marie

When Blanche Marie Wallace was born on 7 July 1900, in Clearmont, Nodaway, Missouri, United States, her father, William S. Wallace, was 45 and her mother, Laura Virginia Heflin, was 44. She married John Wesley Carpenter on 25 May 1918. She died on 25 January 1986, in Bolckow, Andrew, Missouri, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Bolckow, Andrew, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Wesley Carpenter
1895–1967
Blanche Marie Wallace
1900–1986
Marriage: 25 May 1918

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 May 1918

Parents and Siblings

    William S. Wallace

    Male1855–1915Male

    Laura Virginia Heflin

    Female1856–1941Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 4

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern Irish: from Anglo-Norman French waleis ‘Welsh’ (from a Germanic cognate of Old English wealh ‘foreign’), hence an ethnic name for a Welsh speaker. In some cases this clearly denoted an incomer to Scotland from Wales or the Welsh Marches, but it may also have denoted a Welsh-speaking Scot: in western Scotland around Glasgow, the Welsh-speaking Strathclyde Britons survived well into the Middle Ages.2 Jewish: this surname has been adopted in the 19th and 20th centuries as an Americanized form of various Ashkenazic Jewish surnames, e.g. Wallach .

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

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