Born: November 15, 1840, Stockholm, Sweden.
Died: October 30, 1930, Skärblacka, Östergøtland, Sweden.
A tailor’s son, Joel was the husband of Wilhelmina Gustava Widman.
He worked as an upholsterer and a song writer.
Blomquist wrote hundreds of lyrics and melodies, and edited the music ma-gazine Fridsrösten (1884–86).
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