Individual Record 220

Name}   Peck, Adeline May Family History} Olson                 
  Title}   Race} White Sex} Female
Birth:   Date} Fam   6 Oct 1893 Place}     ,     , Connecticut
Marr.1: Date} Exa  31 Dec 1907 Place} Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California     (Link)
Death: Date} Exa 21 Feb 1972 Place}     , Los Angeles, California
Burial: Date} Aft 21 Feb 1972 Place} Forest Lawn Mem., Glendale, Los Angeles, California
  Grave Marker} Yes
Source 1}  70 = Interview
Source 2} 879 = Letter
Source 3} 1144=Photograph
Source 4} 187 = Photograph
Source 5} 213 = Photograph
Source 6} 798 = 1900 USA cen
Source 7} 193 = Yearbook
Source 8} 1226=Newspaper
Source 9} 215 = Marriage rec
Source 10} 1430=Marriage rec
Source 11} 204 = 1910 USA cen
Source 12} 472 = 1920 USA cen
Source 13} 797 = 1930 USA cen
Source 14} 872 = Voter record
Source 15} 1449=1940 USA cen
Source 16}  89 = Diary
Source 17} 824 = Death record
Source 18} 680 = S.S. record
Source 19} 963 = Cemetery rec
Parents: } Wilfred Montressor Peck and Emily Josephine
   Relationship No.} None
1st Household No.} 272 = Riverside, Riverside, California
      Occupation 1} School teacher
       Occupation 2} Housewife
Spouses:   Prime} Noble, Walter Mitchell
                              Stone, Harry
                              Tanner, I.G.
 Total Number of} 3
Adeline May Peck Notes:  Adeline was born 6 Oct 1883 in Connecticut.  Her parents were Wilfred Montressor Peck and Emily Josephine.  Her father was an attorney, who had been educated at Yale.  In the 1900 USA census, her family, which included an older brother and younger sister, were living in Riverside, California.  She is shown at left in 1900, probably in a high school photograph.
Adeline attended State Normal in Los Angeles (later UCLA), graduating with the class of June 1904.  She took Kindergarten Training.  In 1906 she attended the wedding of Henry Olson and Amy Noble in Ontario, California.  In 1907, Adeline was living at 227 South Union Avenue, Los Angeles.  After graduating from Normal School, she taught for several years.

On 2 January 1908, Adeline married Walter Mitchell Noble  He was the brother of Amy Noble and Mary Noble, who had graduated from Los Angeles Normal in 1900 and 1902 respectively.

In the 1910 USA census Adeline was living with her husband Walter in Los Angeles.  By the 1920 ISA census, they were living at 1934 Tamarind Avenue in Hollywood, with their two children William, age 9, and Mary, age 6.  Also living with them were her parents, Wilford and Emily Peck.  This was their long time family residence.  In 1930, they were still there, although her father had died.  She was registered to vote as a Republican.

In the 1940 USA census, Adeline and Walter were still living on Tamarind, along with Jean Adams, age 21, a niece.  Their home was valued at $2,000.  Adeline had completed 2 years of college. Adeline Peck Tanner Adeline's husband Walter died suddenly of a heart attack on 4 Apr 1941.  Six years later, she married Harry Stone on 20 Dec 1947 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  He owned a furniture store in Moorpark, California.  He died 1 Jun 1948, and she continued in the business.

Adeline married a third time to I.G. Tanner.  They resided in Moorpark for about 15 years.  In 1958 she took a trip to Hawaii, and is seen at the left getting ready to sail.  A granddaughter recalls that Adeline was always very proper, usually wearing a nice dress and gloves.

Adeline died 21 Feb 1978, survived by her husband.  Her last residence was in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.  Her last social security benefit was paid to a Glendale, Los Angeles address.  She is buried in the Vesperland section of the Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California.
Time of Birth}   Time of Death}   Fraternal/Social}  
Baptism Date}   Place}   Click to enlarge
Confirm. Date}   Photos} Adeline, cir 1945
Immigr'n Date} N/A Port} N/A
Education: Grade} Normal School     or Top 2 Degrees}  
Military: Service}                                    for the State of}  
Health Condition}  
 Cause of Death}  
Last Updated
by} Karen Hancock
Date Updated} 26 Jul  2013
Date Created}  28 Aug 1993
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