Blanche Mary Chouinard

10 June 1895–23 October 1971 (Age 76)
Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin, United States

The Life Summary of Blanche Mary

Blanche Mary Chouinard was born on 10 June 1895, in Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin, United States as the daughter of Joseph O Chouinard and Georgina Morisette. She married Jerry Nels Garno on 23 February 1914, in Everett, Snohomish, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She lived in Kirkland, King, Washington, United States in 1930 and Bremerton Election Precinct 9, Kitsap, Washington, United States in 1940. She died on 23 October 1971, in Port Orchard, Kitsap, Washington, United States, at the age of 76.

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Jerry Nels Garno
Blanche Mary Chouinard
Marriage: 23 February 1914
Camille Blanche Garno
Ethel Mae Garno
Marion Rose Garno
Geraldine Virginia Garno

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 February 1914Everett, Snohomish, Washington, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 1
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1897 · Seattle Grows Quickly
    Age 2
    The Klondike gold rush started in 1896 in Canada, but by 1897 as miners started moving and following the gold it caused for Seattle to rapidly grow as more miners joined the search for gold.
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 21
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Andre, Armand, Adrien, Normand, Pierre, Yvon, Adelard, Camille, Emile, Fernand, Jacques, Lucien.French: nickname from a diminutive of cho(u)e ‘jackdaw’ + the pejorative suffix -ard. Compare Sweeney and Swenor .History: Jacques Chouinard from Beaumont-la-Ronce in Indre-et-Loire, France, married Louise Jean in Quebec City, QC, in 1692. His descendants also bear altered forms of the surname, such as Sweeney and Swe(e)nor, and also the surname Parent .

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

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    Sources (14)

    • Blanche Commins in household of Robert W Commins, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Blanche May Chouinard, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
    • Blanche Chouinard in household of Philemon Movisette, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"

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