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Alma Christine Bloomquist Barlow
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Birth: Dec. 30, 1877
Västernorrlands län, Sweden
Death: Apr. 5, 1975
Emmet County
Iowa, USA

ESTHERVILLE - Funeral services for Alma Christine Barlow, 97, Estherville, will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Union Baptist Church with the Rev. Val Hauck officiating and burial at the Oak Hill Cemetery. She died Saturday [April 5, 1975] afternoon at Holy Family Hospital.

Mrs. Barlow was born Dec. 30, 1867 in Sweden to Nels and Sigrid Newman Bloomquist, and came to the U.S. as a young girl with her parents. She was educated in rural Terril schools and was married to John L. Barlow March 30, 1896 in Estherville. She had lived in Estherville since her marriage and was a member of the Union Baptist Church.

Survivors inclde two sons, Milton and Carl Barlow, Estherville; three daughters, Mrs. Corry (Nellie) Haas, Mrs. Joe (Gladys) Sifrit and Mrs. Louis (Mable) Hoffmeyer, all of Estherville; 25 grandchildren; 50 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; two sister, Mrs. Axel Lyon, Dunnell, Minn.; and Mrs. Harry Ziemer, Fairmont, Minn.

She ws preceded in death by her parnets, husband, two sons and one daughter.

Friends may call at Henry Funeral Home, Estherville. (Estherville Daily News, Estherville, IA, April 7, 1975)

My Great, Great Grandmother. Came to America from Sweden in 1880. Gradually went blind later in life and died at the ripe old age of 98.
Family links: 
  Nels John Bloomquist (1851 - 1919)
  Sigrid Nyman Bloomquist (1855 - 1933)
  John Laten Barlow (1874 - 1953)*
  Milton John Barlow (1896 - 1981)*
  Nellie Josephine Barlow Haas (1898 - 1978)*
  Arthur David Barlow (1902 - 1966)*
  Clarence Barlow (1905 - 1929)*
  Carl Thomas Barlow (1908 - 1996)*
  Gladys E Barlow Sifrit (1911 - 2001)*
  Ruby Lillian Barlow Kenne (1913 - 1973)*
  Maybelle E Barlow Hoffmeyer (1916 - 1999)*
  Alma Christine Bloomquist Barlow (1877 - 1975)
  Josephine Albertine Bloomquist Sevatson (1881 - 1955)*
  Mabelle Matilda Bloomquist Lyon (1891 - 1988)*
  Lillian Elizabeth Bloomquist Ziemer (1895 - 1989)*
*Calculated relationship
Oak Hill Cemetery
Emmet County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Brittney Kroenke
Record added: Dec 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31962710
Alma Christine <i>Bloomquist</i> Barlow
Added by: Brittney Kroenke
Alma Christine <i>Bloomquist</i> Barlow
Added by: Brittney Kroenke
Alma Christine <i>Bloomquist</i> Barlow
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 Added: Apr. 2, 2012

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