Edna Catherine Glabe1,2,3

ID# 7374, (1888 - 1943)
FatherJacob Glabe4,5 (14 Mar 1855 - 13 Jan 1927)
MotherEmma Amelia Goller4,6 (27 Jan 1859 - 31 Mar 1948)

Key Events:

Birth: 25 Aug 1888, Farmingdale, Illinois7,8,9
Marriage: about 1906, Albert Allen Brown (4 May 1886 - 24 Oct 1964)10,11,12
Death: 11 May 1943, Los Angeles, California13,14,15
Burial: 13 May 1943, Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Los Angeles Co., California16
ChartsDescendants of Jakob and Anna Katharina Glebe
AncestryThe Glabe Family

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     Edna Catherine Glabe was born on 25 Aug 1888 in Farmingdale, Illinois.7,8,9 She moved to Peoria, Illinois, with her parents about 1891.17,18 She appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Peoria Twp., Peoria Co., Illinois, in the household of her parents.5
     Edna married Albert Allen Brown, son of James S. Brown and Anna M. Humphrey, about 1906.10,11,12
     Edna and Albert appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois, at 601 Montana St., enumerated 27 Apr 1910, reporting they rented their home. Their children Marguerite and Evelyn were listed as living with them.19
     Edna and Albert moved to Los Angeles Co., California about 1913, settling initially in Springdale, near Compton. His parents moved here about the same time.
     Edna and Albert appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Compton, Los Angeles Co., California, on Springdale Ave., enumerated 15 Jan 1920, reporting they owned the home, which was mortgaged. Their children Marguerite, Evelyn, Stanley and Kenneth and a son believed to be still living were listed as living with them. His parents are listed immediately preceding, indicating they were living in the same house or close by.20 They also appeared on the same census of Compton, on Ruby St., enumerated 28 Jan 1920. The same children were listed as living with them and again they reported they owned their home. The dual listings suggest they had been living with his parents and were moving into a separate home.21
     Edna and Albert appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Norwalk, Los Angeles Co., California, on Washburn Newton Rd, enumerated 16 Apr 1930, reporting they were renting their home. Their children Evelyn, Stanley, Kenneth and Howard and a son believed to be still living were listed as living with them, as was their eldest daughter Marguerite's two-year old daughter.22
     Edna and Albert appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, at 463 W. 37th Pl, enumerated 12 Apr 1940. They reported that they were renting their home for $30 per month and had lived in the same city in 1935. Their children Stanley, Kenneth, Howard and Patricia and a son believed to be still living were listed as living with them.23
     Edna died on 11 May 1943 in Los Angeles, California, at age 54.13,14,15 She was buried on 13 May 1943 in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Los Angeles Co., California, next to her husband.16

Children:
     Children with Albert Allen Brown

One additional son of Albert and Edna is believed to still be living.
  • Marguerite L. Brown24,25,26 (19 Nov 1907 - 22 Jul 1984)
  • Evelyn Bessie Brown24,25,26 (5 Apr 1910 - 11 Jan 1990)
  • Stanley H. Brown27,28 (3 Jun 1912 - 18 Jul 1977)
  • Kenneth Aaron Brown27,29,28 (17 Jul 1914 - 9 May 1994)
  • Albert Allen Brown Jr.27,30,28,31 (5 Jan 1918 - )
  • Howard M. Brown27,32,31 (13 Mar 1922 - 9 Aug 1995)
  • Patricia Jean Brown33,34,35 (1 Oct 1925 - 1 Apr 1991)

Citations

  1. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 44, shows name as Edna Catherine Glabe.
  2. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 63367054, Edna Catherine Brown.
  3. [S1714] Jacob Glabe household, 1900 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois, shows name as Edna C. Glabe.
  4. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 44.
  5. [S1714] Jacob Glabe household, 1900 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois.
  6. [S1714] Jacob Glabe household, 1900 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois, shows Edna as the daughter of Amelia's husband, and that she was the mother of 8 children, with 7 still living.
  7. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 44, shows date, town, and state.
  8. [S885] "California Death Index, 1940-1997," Ancestry.com, record for Edna Catherine Brown, shows date and state.
  9. [S1714] Jacob Glabe household, 1900 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois, shows month and year, age 11, and state.
  10. [S3984] Albert Brown household, 1910 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois, shows married 4 years.
  11. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 48, shows married.
  12. [S3989] Albert A. Brown household, 1930 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California, shows married, with his first marriage at age 20 and hers at 18.
  13. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 44, shows year, city, and state.
  14. [S885] "California Death Index, 1940-1997," Ancestry.com, record for Edna Catherine Brown, shows date and city.
  15. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 63367054, Edna Catherine Brown, shows date.
  16. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 63367054, Edna Catherine Brown, shows plot as Graceland, Lot 6002, Space 6.
  17. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 43, shows they moved to Peoria about 1891 and lived there many years.
  18. [S3471] Franks Peoria City Directory, 1892 pg 249 shows Jacob at W. Nebraska av cor Elizabeth; 1893 pg 266 shows him at 610 W. Nebraska av cor Elizabeth; 1894 pg 277 shows him at Nebraska cor Elizabeth; 1895 pg 210 shows him at N. Elizabeth cor Nebraska av; 1896 pg 243 and 1897 pg 223 show him at N. Elizabeth cor W Nebraska av; 1898 pg 225 shows him at 815 N Elizabeth.
  19. [S3984] Albert Brown household, 1910 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois.
  20. [S3986] Albert Brown household, 1920 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California.
  21. [S3988] Albert A. Brown household, 1920 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California.
  22. [S3989] Albert A. Brown household, 1930 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California.
  23. [S3990] Albert Brown household, 1940 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California.
  24. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 48.
  25. [S3984] Albert Brown household, 1910 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois, shows the girl as daughter of Edna's husband and that the parents had been married longer than the age of the child.
  26. [S3988] Albert A. Brown household, 1920 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California, shows the girl as daughter of Edna's husband.
  27. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family.
  28. [S3988] Albert A. Brown household, 1920 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California, shows him as the son of her husband.
  29. [S921] "California Birth Index, 1905-1995," Ancestry.com, record for Kenneth Brown, shows mother's maiden name as Glabe.
  30. [S921] "California Birth Index, 1905-1995," Ancestry.com, record for Albert A Brown, showns mother's maiden name as Glabe.
  31. [S3989] Albert A. Brown household, 1930 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California, shows him as the son of her husband.
  32. [S921] "California Birth Index, 1905-1995," Ancestry.com, record for Howard M Brown, shows mother's maiden name as Glabe.
  33. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 49.
  34. [S921] "California Birth Index, 1905-1995," Ancestry.com, record for Patricia Belle Brown, shows mother's maiden name as Glabe.
  35. [S3989] Albert A. Brown household, 1930 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California, shows the girl as daughter of Edna's husband.