Individual Record 26

Name}   Hancock, Myrtle Mary Family History} Hancock                 
  Title}   Race} White Sex} Female
Birth:   Date} Fam   4 Feb 1901 Place} Point Edward, Lambton, Ontario
Marr.: Date} Exa    3 Aug 1918 Place} Napa, Napa, California     (Link)
Death: Date} Exa    2 Feb 1993 Place} Napa, Napa, California
Burial: Date} Cir     3 Feb 1993 Place} Tulocay Cemetery, Napa, Napa, California
Adopted: Dt} Cir      1902/1903 Grave Marker} Yes
Source 1} 832 = 1901 CAN cen
Source 2} 928 = 1910 USA cen
Source 3} 281 = Marriage rec
Source 4} 305 = 1920 USA cen
Source 5} 733 = Photograph
Source 6} 866 = 1930 USA cen
Source 7} 735 = Photographs
Source 8} 756 = Obituary
Source 9} 761 = Obituary
Source 10}736 = Photographs
Source 11}237 = Obituary
Source 12}126 = Interview
Source 13}269 = Obituary
Source 14}  30 = Cemetery rec
Source 15}  33 = Family history
Source 16}  85 = Family history
Source 17}139 = Family history
Parents: } Frank Thomas Hancock & Mary Ellen Fisher
   Relationship No.}     6
1st Household No.}   97 = Wallaceburg, Ontario
      Occupation 1} Housewife
       Occupation 2}  
Spouses:    First} Glos, Edward Jacob (Ed)
 Total Number of} 1
Notes:  The photo below shows Myrtle (front left), circa September 1901 when she was less than one year old, with her three sisters and older brother.  The photo was taken in Point Edward, Lambton County, Ontario.
Hancock children in 1901 In September 1902, Myrtle's mother Ella died of typhoid fever in Wallaceburg, Ontario.  Myrtle's father Frank this brought his children to California in late 1902.  Myrtle was carried in a basket.

During her childhood years, Myrtle was adopted and raised by the Cope family of Red Bluff, California.  She lived in Red Bluff and Berkeley before moving to Napa to live with her older brother Wilfred in about 1915.
Myrtle Mary Glos and children in 1922
The photo at the right shows Myrtle with her two daughters in 1922.

Myrtle Mary Glos in 1947 The photo at the left shows Myrtle (at the left) in El Granada in 1947.

Myrtle was a member of the Napa County Historical Society and the American Legion Auxiliary.  She was a former member of the Daughters of Pocahontas and a former member and president of the Eagles Auxiliary.

Myrtle enjoyed her family and baking cookies.

She died two days before her 92nd birthday at a Napa convalescent hospital after a brief illness.
Time of Birth}   Time of Death}   Fraternal/Social} See Notes above
Baptism Date}   Place}     Myrtle Mary Hancock circa 1918
Confirm. Date}   Photo} Myrtle circa 1918
Immigr'n Date} 1902 Port} Detroit
Education: Grade}                  or Top 2 Degrees}  
Military: Service}                        for the State of}  
Health Condition}  
 Cause of Death}  
Last Updated
by} Dan Hancock
Date Updated} 15 Mar 2007
Date Created}  21 Jun  1994
Copyright © 2006 - 2007 by Daniel W. Hancock.  All Rights Reserved.

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