Deborah Louise Blair

16 June 1848–30 March 1937 (Age 88)
New Windsor, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Deborah Louise

When Deborah Louise Blair was born on 16 June 1848, in New Windsor, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, David Blair, was 38 and her mother, Deborah Jane Bushnel, was 31. She had at least 2 sons and 4 daughters with Judah Chapman. She lived in Harrison, Iowa, United States in 1895 and Cass Township, Harrison, Iowa, United States in 1900. She died on 30 March 1937, at the age of 88, and was buried in Valley View Cemetery, Persia, Harrison, Iowa, United States.

Photos and Memories (1)

Do you know Deborah Louise? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Judah Chapman
Deborah Louise Blair
Rebecca Jane Chapman
Elizabeth Isabelle Chapman
David Thomas Chapman
James B Chapman
Ella Zedora Chapman
Louise Belle Chapman

Spouse and Children



+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

Age 3
Historical Boundaries: 1851: Harrison, Iowa, United States
1854 · The Crimean War
Age 6
The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
Age 34
Historical Boundaries: 1882: Harrison, Iowa, United States

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from any of numerous places in Scotland called Blair, named with Scottish Gaelic blàr (genitive blàir) ‘plain, field’, especially a battlefield (Irish blár). There were families of this name in the Middle Ages taking their names from any of the places called Blair in Dysart parish Fife, Dalry parish Ayrshire, and Blairgowrie in Perthshire.Americanized form of French Belair and Blais .

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

Possible Related Names


Sources (15)

  • Deborah Chapman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Deborah Chapman in household of Judah Chapman, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Deborah Louisa Bushnell Blair Chapman in entry for Louisa Belle Chapman, "Iowa, County Births, 1880-1935"

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a FREE Account
Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
Share this with your family and friends.