Marion Etta Noble

22 July 1899–2 February 1994 (Age 94)
Blaine, Aroostook, Maine, United States

The Life of Marion Etta

When Marion Etta Noble was born on 22 July 1899, in Blaine, Aroostook, Maine, United States, her father, Arthur Herbert Noble, was 35 and her mother, Ella Augusta Willard, was 33. She married Percival Frederick Blanchard on 14 July 1917. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 2 February 1994, in Mars Hill, Aroostook, Maine, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Mars Hill, Aroostook, Maine, United States.

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Percival Frederick Blanchard
Marion Etta Noble
Marriage: 14 July 1917
Regis Blanchard
Frederick A Blanchard

Spouse and Children

14 July 1917


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1905 · Squaw Mountain Fire Lookout

Age 6

In 1905, a fire lookout tower (among the first of its kind) was constructed in Piscataquis County on Squaw Mountain. Due to Maine's abundance of lumber and paper mills, it was essential that a system be developed to help spot fires as quickly as possible.

Age 28

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and Irish (of Norman origin); also French: nickname from Middle English, Old French noble ‘high-born’, ‘distinguished’, ‘illustrious’ (Latin nobilis), denoting someone of lofty birth or character, or perhaps also ironically someone of low station. The surname has been established in Ireland since the 13th century, but was re-introduced in the 17th century and is now found mainly in Ulster.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized form of Knöbel, a surname derived from an archaic German word for a servant. This was the name of a famous rabbinical family which moved from Wiener Neustadt to Sanok in Galicia in the 17th century; several members subsequently emigrated to the U.S.3 Jewish: Americanized form of Nobel .

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

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  • Marian N Blanchard in household of Percival T Blanchard, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Marian N Blanchard in household of Percival Blanchard, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marian E Noble in household of Arthur H Noble, "United States Census, 1900"

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