Eleanor Althea Peacor

Female 1916 - 2013  (96 years)


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  • Name Eleanor Althea Peacor  [1
    Born 27 Jun 1916  Watertown, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 8 Feb 2013 
    Person ID I11383  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Frank I Peacor,   b. Sep 1877, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1957, St Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Cora Dawson,   b. 1878, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1977  (Age 99 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F4023  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Watertown- Eleanor Althea Peacor, 96, South Meadow Street, passed away Friday afternoon at her residence.She was born in Watertown on June 27, 1916, a daughter of Frank I. and Cora Dawson Peacor.

      She attended the old Mullin Street School, then graduated from Watertown Senior High School. After high school, she graduated from the Watertown College Center with a Degree in Public Accounting on October 31, 1960.

      From 1936-1940 she worked for as a secretary to Clarence Kinne, President of Bagley and Seawall. From 1940-1984 she was employed by the accounting firm of Howard F. Furrington and the successor firms of Farrington & Adams, Adams & Company, Dermody, Burke & Brown and Sovie & Bowie, CPA, PC.

      She was a member of Stone Presbyterian Church serving at times in the capacity of Deacon, Trustee, Elder, Treasurer and Recording Secretary. She was also a Treasurer of Women's Association of the church.

      She is survived by two nephews, Donald D., Ft. Walton Beach, Florida, Geoffrey D. Howland, Maine; and a niece, Priscilla J. of Galway Lake, New York.

      A memorial service will be at the Stone Presbyterian Church, Watertown at a time to be determined by the family, with spring burial in Flackville Cemetery.

      Contributions may be made in her name to Stone Presbyterian Church, 140 Chestnut Street, Watertown, NY 13601 or to a charity of one's choice.

      Arrangements are with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Inc.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1994] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1920; Census Place: Watertown Ward 6, Jefferson, New York; Roll: T625_1117; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 54; Image: 84.