Robert Blackman

11 February 1918–March 1969 (Age 51)
Brookline, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Robert

When Robert Blackman was born on 11 February 1918, in Brookline, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Arthur Willis Blackman Sr., was 36 and his mother, Constance Snow, was 34. He died in March 1969, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 51.

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Arthur Willis Blackman Sr.
Constance Snow
Arthur Willis Blackman Jr.
Sally Hunt Blackman
Robert Blackman
Peter Blackman
John Nicholas Blackman

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 2

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Age 14

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and Irish: descriptive nickname for someone of swarthy complexion or hair, or else someone with a pale complexion or hair ( see Black ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Robert Blackman in household of Arthur W Blackman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Robert Blackman in household of Arthur W Blackman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Robert Blackman in household of Arthur W Blackman, "United States Census, 1930"

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