Alice Almira Arnold

1856–1949 (Age 92)
Delaware, Iowa, United States

The Life of Alice Almira

When Alice Almira Arnold was born on 15 September 1856, in Delaware, Iowa, United States, her father, George Potter Arnold, was 28 and her mother, Sally Minerva Newman, was 28. She married Charles Augustus Blanch on 18 March 1880, in Linn, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Jackson Township, Linn, Iowa, United States in 1900 and Indian Creek Township, White, Illinois, United States in 1910. She died on 25 April 1949, in Manchester, Delaware, Iowa, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Creston, Union, Iowa, United States.

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Alice Almira Arnold
Charles Augustus Blanch
Marriage: 18 March 1880
Norman Blanch
Frederick Blanch
Vida M Blanch

Spouse & Children

  • Female1856–1949Female

  • Charles Augustus Blanch


18 March 1880
Linn, Iowa, United States


  • Norman Blanch


  • Frederick Blanch


  • Female1884–1975Female

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World Events (8)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 1

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 25

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Saxon, Latin: Faithful to his honour, help in war, helping lord, powerful lord

Sources (3)

  • Alice Hall in household of Charles Hall, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Alice A Hall in household of Charles V Hall, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Alice Barnes in household of George W Barnes, "United States Census, 1910"

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