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Julia Blanche "Blanche" Arnold Hanson
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Birth: Jan. 23, 1892
Jones County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Nov. 29, 1973
Walworth County
South Dakota, USA

Julia Blanche Hanson, 81, a resident of the Glenham, South Dakota area for 64 years, died Thursday, November 29, 1973, at the Mobridge Community Hospital following a long illness. Burials was in the Norway Lutheran Church cemetery.

Mrs. Hanson worked as a news correspondent for the Mobridge Tribune, Selby Record and other area newspapers for many years. She also wrote numerous feature stories of life in this area and was an authority on early history of the area, frequently using items in her stories.

Mrs. Hanson was born January 23, 1892 at the early town of Bovine, then located about 20 miles West of Pierre. When a small child, she moved with her parents to a farm in the Evarts area southeast of Mobridge. When she was 12, the family moved to a farm North of Mobridge where she lived until her marriage. She was married to Ingval Hanson on June 30, 1909, at Mound City and they made their home on a farm North of Glenham. About 25 years ago they moved to Mobridge for a time and then moved into Glenham.

Mrs. Hanson was a charter member of both the Glenham Garden Club and the Mobridge Northern Oahe Historical Society.

Survivors are two sons, Harry Hanson of Gordon, Nebraska, and Albert Hanson of Mobridge; two daughters, Ruth (Mrs. Lewis) Johnson of Mobridge and Lou Etta (Mrs. Gordon) Henrichsen of Dallas, Texas; 17 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ben and Josephine Arnold, her husband Ingval, two brothers and two sisters. 
Family links: 
  Ben Arnold Connor (1844 - 1922)
  Florence Josephine Grandon Arnold (1859 - 1917)
  Ingval H Hanson (1883 - 1961)
  Ruth J Hanson Johnson (1910 - 1984)*
  Harry Benjamin Hanson (1914 - 2012)*
  Albert Jean Hanson (1918 - 1988)*
  Louetta Jane Hanson Monroe (1928 - 2008)*
  Edison Carlisle Arnold (1882 - 1951)*
  Donald Vilas Arnold (1886 - 1929)*
  Laura Elzada Arnold Homous (1888 - 1958)*
  Julia Blanche Arnold Hanson (1892 - 1973)
*Calculated relationship
Norway Lutheran Church Cemetery
Mound City
Campbell County
South Dakota, USA
Created by: Yvonne Hollenbeck
Record added: Jun 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72075086
Julia Blanche Blanche <i>Arnold</i> Hanson
Added by: Yvonne Hollenbeck
Julia Blanche Blanche <i>Arnold</i> Hanson
Added by: Yvonne Hollenbeck
Julia Blanche Blanche <i>Arnold</i> Hanson
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Blanche loved her flowers.
- Your grandchildren
 Added: Apr. 12, 2012

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