Oscar Richard Blumel

5 July 1881–25 February 1950 (Age 68)
Berlin, Brandenburg, Germany

The Life Summary of Oscar Richard

When Oscar Richard Blumel was born on 5 July 1881, in Berlin, Brandenburg, Germany, his father, Johann Friedrich Blumel, was 25 and his mother, Maria Augusta Grellert, was 22. He married Elizabeth Head on 26 February 1908, in Magrath, Cardston, Alberta, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He immigrated to Canada in 1899 and lived in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada in 1911 and Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada in 1926. He died on 25 February 1950, in Magrath, Cardston, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 68, and was buried in Magrath, Cardston, Alberta, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Oscar Richard Blumel
Elizabeth Head
Marriage: 26 February 1908
Oscar Russell Blumell
Richard Emerson Blumell
Jasper Frederick Blumell
James Elton Blumell

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 February 1908Magrath, Cardston, Alberta, Canada
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    Age 9
    Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
    Age 24
    Historical Timeline Settlement Patterns
    Age 33
    Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.

    Name Meaning

    South German (Blümel): see Bluemel .

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

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    Sources (19)

    • Oscar Richard Blurnel in entry for Oscar Russell Blurnel, "Oregon, Center for Health Statistics, Birth Records, 1903-1918"
    • Oscar Blumel, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Oscar Richard Blumel, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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