Blanche A Ingraham

1896–
Missouri, United States

The Life of Blanche A

When Blanche A Ingraham was born in 1896, in Missouri, United States, her father, Clarence Cidney Ingraham, was 30 and her mother, Alice Jane Mitchell, was 32. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Stephens Francis Lewis. She lived in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Stephens Francis Lewis
1884–1958
Blanche A Ingraham
1896–
Frances Lewis
1921–
Jack Lewis
1926–2001

Spouse and Children

children

(2)

    Frances Lewis

    Female1921–Female

    Male1926–2001Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Harvey Sidney Ingraham

    Male1894–1958Male

    Female1896–Female

    Female1899–1995Female

    Ernest Earl Ingraham Sr

    Male1901–1993Male

    Beauty Edna Ingraham

    Female1903–1997Female

World Events (8)

1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 5

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 8

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.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 33

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant of Ingram , influenced by Graham .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Blanche Lewis in household of Stephens Lewis, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Blanche Lewis in household of Stephen Francis Lewis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Blanche A Ingraham in household of Clarence Ingraham, "United States Census, 1910"

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