Blanche I. Christie

18 September 1883–18 December 1978 (Age 95)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Blanche I.

When Blanche I. Christie was born on 18 September 1883, in Missouri, United States, her father, Elliot B Christie, was 32 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Best, was 25. She married Frank Emery Hill on 27 September 1903, in Pierce, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Pierce, Washington, United States in 1900 and Grant Election Precinct, Pierce, Washington, United States in 1940. She died on 18 December 1978, in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Mountain View Memorial Park, Lakewood, Pierce, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Emery Hill
1881–1960
Blanche I. Christie
1883–1978
Marriage: 27 September 1903
Floyd E Hill
1904–1978
Cleo Blanch Hill
1907–1994

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 September 1903
Pierce, Washington, United States
children

(2)

    Floyd E Hill

    Male1904–1978Male

    Cleo Blanch Hill

    Female1907–1994Female

Parents and Siblings

    Elliot B Christie

    Male1851–1925Male

    Mary Elizabeth Best

    Female1858–1941Female

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 6

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 21

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.
1910 · Women Gain the Right to Vote in Washington

Age 27

On November 8, 1910, Washington became the first state to allow women to vote. This event would lead to the long battle by women in all the states to fight for the right to vote. This would happen 10 years later.

Name Meaning

Scottish: from the personal name Christie, a pet form of Christian .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Blanch I Hill in household of Frank E Hill, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Blanche Hill in household of Frank E Hill, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Blanche I Hill in household of Frank E Hill, "United States Census, 1930"

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