Thomas Blower

Thomas William Blower (1914 - 1955)

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Thomas William "Tom" Blower
Born in Hyson Green, Nottingham, Englandmap
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Brother of [private sister (1910s - 1980s)]
Husband of — married about Jun 1936 in St. Stephens, Hyson Green, Nottingham, Englandmap
Father of
Died in 66 Britannia Avenue, Dartmouth, Devon, Englandmap
Profile last modified 7 Sep 2019 | Created 20 Nov 2014
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Baptised 27 Aug 1919 St. Stephens, Hyson Green, Nottingham, England Famous for swimming the English channel, both ways setting a speed records, and also for being the first person to swim from Scotland to Ireland.

Buried grave B.17.10 Northern Cemetery Nottingham, England


  • famous in Nottingham so many sources. Includes church parish records
  • Monumental Inscription. England and Wales. Northern Cemetery, Bulwell, Nottinghamshire. 17 Feb 1955 (Aged 41) BLOWER, Thomas William. Photographed by: Sue Church and used here with her express permission given to Derrick Watson August 2019.

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