Blanche Frances De St Legier

10 February 1880–19 April 1957 (Age 77)
Hicksville, Oyster Bay, Nassau, New York, United States

The Life of Blanche Frances

Blanche Frances De St Legier was born on 10 February 1880, in Hicksville, Oyster Bay, Nassau, New York, United States. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Howard H Conk. She lived in Queens, New York, United States for about 10 years and Queens, New York City, New York, United States in 1940. She died on 19 April 1957, in Orange, California, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Howard H Conk
1875–1919
Blanche Frances De St Legier
1880–1957
Gladys Jeannette Conk
1906–1964
Howard James Conk
1907–1910

Spouse and Children

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

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.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 11

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Blanche F Hayhow in household of Richard A Hayhow, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Blanche Conk, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Francis De St Legier in household of James De St Legier, "United States Census, 1880"

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