Fern C. Glabe1,2,3

ID# 3666, (1908 - 1998)
FatherHarvey Sebastian Glabe4,5,6 (15 Mar 1884 - 4 Mar 1967)
MotherNetta Lou Bess4,7,8 (7 Oct 1884 - 29 Dec 1956)

Key Events:

Birth: 15 Sep 1908, Illinois9,10,11
Marriage: 8 Mar 1927, Genesee Co., Michigan, LeRoy M. Carpp (10 Aug 1897 - before 2003)12,13
Divorce: between 1934 and 1935, LeRoy M. Carpp (10 Aug 1897 - before 2003)14
Marriage: Mr. Adderman15
Marriage: Detroit, Michigan, Perry Fallis16,17
Divorce: Perry Fallis18,19,20
Death: 23 Jul 19989,21
Burial: Green Hills Memorial Park, Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles Co., California22
ChartsDescendants of Jakob and Anna Katharina Glebe
AncestryThe Glabe Family

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     Fern C. Glabe was born on 15 Sep 1908 in Illinois.9,10,11
     She moved to Kansas with her parents about 1909.
Fern Glabe
Valenian, Valparaiso High School, 1926
She appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Rosalia Twp., Butler Co., Kansas, in the household of her parents, Harvey Sebastian Glabe and Netta Lou Bess.6
     She moved to Indiana with her parents before 1919. She appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Monon Twp., White Co., Indiana, in the household of her parents.23
     She moved to Michigan with her parents in 1927.24
     Fern married first LeRoy M. Carpp, son of Albert J. Carpp and Mary H. Rockhill, on 8 Mar 1927 in Genesee Co., Michigan.12,13
     Fern and LeRoy appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Flint, Genesee Co., Michigan, at 1025 Simcoe Ave., enumerated 8 Apr 1930, reporting that they owned a home valued at $6,000, and owned a radio. It appears they were renting a portion of the home to Fred Noble and his wife, for $40 per month.25
     Fern and LeRoy were divorced between 1934 and 1935.14
     After her divorce, Fern took back her maiden name, and returned to school. She was attending Michigan State Normal College (now Eastern Michigan University), in Ypsilanti in 1939.26
     By 1941 she had returned to her parent's home in Flint, and was working as an organist.27
     Fern married second Mr. Adderman.15 They lived in Wyoming after their marriage.28
     Fern married third Perry Fallis in Detroit, Michigan.16,17
     Fern and Perry Fallis moved to San Antonio, Texas, for a time, where they ran a hamburger stand. Later they moved to southern California.28
     Fern and Perry were divorced and she remarried, apparently more than once. After those marriages she kept the surname Fallis.18,19,20
     Fern died on 23 Jul 1998 at age 89.9,21 She was buried in Green Hills Memorial Park, Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles Co., California, next to her parents.22

Children:
     Children with LeRoy M. Carpp

LeRoy and Fern's two children were adopted.31
  • Harold D. Carpp29 (4 Dec 1920 - 3 Feb 2003)
  • Onita G. Carpp30 (4 Jan 1933 - 9 May 1979)

Children:
     There were no children with Mr. Adderman

Children:
     There were no children with Perry Fallis

Citations

  1. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 22, shows name as Fern Glabe.
  2. [S3690] Harvey Glabe household, 1910 U.S. Census, Butler Co., Kansas, shows name as Fern Glabe.
  3. [S3703] Roy M. Carpp household, 1930 U.S. Census, Genesee Co., Michigan, shows name as Fern C. Carpp.
  4. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 22.
  5. [S27] "Livingston County, Illinois, Farmers Directory, 1917," Ancestry.com, H. S. Glabe entry.
  6. [S3690] Harvey Glabe household, 1910 U.S. Census, Butler Co., Kansas.
  7. [S3690] Harvey Glabe household, 1910 U.S. Census, Butler Co., Kansas, shows the girl as daughter of Nettie's husband and that the parents had been married longer than the age of the child.
  8. [S3691] Harvey Glabe household, 1920 U.S. Census, White Co., Indiana, shows the girl as daughter of Nettie's husband.
  9. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 71397260, Fern C. Fallis, shows date.
  10. [S3690] Harvey Glabe household, 1910 U.S. Census, Butler Co., Kansas, shows age 1 6/12 and state.
  11. [S3691] Harvey Glabe household, 1920 U.S. Census, White Co., Indiana, shows age 11 and state.
  12. [S3702] Flint Genealogical Society, online, "Genesee County Marriage Index to 1934," record for Leroy M. Carpp and Fern Glabe, citing vol 12, pg 228, cert no 12934.
  13. [S3703] Roy M. Carpp household, 1930 U.S. Census, Genesee Co., Michigan, shows married, and his first marriage at age 29 and hers at 18.
  14. [S3696] Polk's Flint City Directory, 1934, pg 150, shows Fern C as his wife; 1936, pg 175, shows Vernice as his wife.
  15. [S3736] Schneider, "Re: David Glabe," e-mail to author, 8 Sep 2012, shows Fern married an Adderman between Roy and Perry.
  16. [S3715] Interview, Barbara Schneider, 7 Sep 2012.
  17. [S3736] Schneider, "Re: David Glabe," e-mail to author, 8 Sep 2012, shows city.
  18. [S3715] Interview, Barbara Schneider, 7 Sep 2012, said they divorced and Fern remarried, perhaps more than once, but apparently returned to the surname Fallis after those marriages.
  19. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 71397260, Fern C. Fallis.
  20. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 22, shows "married several times, no children."
  21. [S3712] The Flint Journal, 5 Feb 2003, shows she predeceased Harold.
  22. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 71397260, Fern C. Fallis, shows cemetery, city, county, and state, and plot as Sunrise Slope, 52, C; memorial # 71401486, Harvey Sebastian Glabe and # 71401487, Netta Lou Bess Glabe show them in graves A and B in same plot.
  23. [S3691] Harvey Glabe household, 1920 U.S. Census, White Co., Indiana.
  24. [S3696] Polk's Flint City Directory, 1927, pg 358.
  25. [S3703] Roy M. Carpp household, 1930 U.S. Census, Genesee Co., Michigan.
  26. [S3711] Polk's Ypsilanti City Directory, 1939, pg 54.
  27. [S3696] Polk's Flint City Directory, 1941 pg 344.
  28. [S3736] Schneider, "Re: David Glabe," e-mail to author, 8 Sep 2012.
  29. [S3712] The Flint Journal, 5 Feb 2003, shows her as Harold's adoptive mother.
  30. [S3712] The Flint Journal, 5 Feb 2003, shows Onita as Harold's sister, and Fern as his adoptive mother.
  31. [S3712] The Flint Journal, 5 Feb 2003, shows them as his adoptive parents, and Onita as his sister.