Wife of Niels Fredrik Blomquist. In the 1860 census of Chicago, Illinois part of the family is listed as Nelson Blumfist, Mary Bumfist, Freddy Blumfist and Adolph Blumfist. Freddy [Frederick] and Adolph were born in Chicago as were their siblings Harriet May (1861, Jane Theodora (1865) and Geneveive Theodora (about 1866). Other siblings were all born in Utah: George J. A. (born 1868; died 1869), John A. (born 1869), Dora T. (about 1875) and Willardie A. (1882). In 1880 Marie was living with her family in Seattle, Washington.