Carl Emil Bloom was born in Sweden. His father's name was Sakius or Takius (hard to read on Emil's death cert). He immigrated in 1892 when he was 21 years old. He married Augusta Anderson on 1 MAR 1900. She also was from Sweden. They had three children; Gladys, Ralph and Roy. He was a blacksmith. He died when he was 40 years old. His wife married a second time but they are buried together with their daughter, Gladys and son, Roy.