Person:Frances Gardner (3)

m. 2 Jan 1920
  1. Robert Kennedy Gardner1920 - 1995
  2. James Emmett Gardner1922 - 1978
  3. Frances Norine Gardner1923 - 1991
  4. Rosemary Gardner1926 - 1975
  5. Ruth Elizabeth Gardner1929 - 2012
m. 25 Jul 1942
  1. Diana Lee Wilson1943 - 2010
m. 15 Jan 1947
  1. Thomas Malcolm McLeod1949 - 2004
Facts and Events
Name Frances Norine Gardner
Alt Name[1] Norine Loretta Gardner
Alt Name[2] Frances May Smith
Gender Female
Birth[1][9] 9 Nov 1923 Anaconda, Deer Lodge, Montana, United States
Census[3] 1930
Adoption[11] Bet 1930 and 1939 Adoptive parents:John Smith and May Bunt (1)
Census[5] 1940 Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States
Other with William McLeod
Other with William McLeod
Marriage 25 Jul 1942 Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United Statesto Robert Hugh Wilson
Marriage 15 Jan 1947 Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United Statesto William McLeod
Divorce 14 Sep 1960 Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United Statesfrom William McLeod
Death[8][9] 30 Jan 1991 Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States
Obituary[9] 7 Feb 1991
Burial[9][10] Anaconda, Deer Lodge, Montana, United States
  1. 1.0 1.1 Montana, United States. Montana, County Births and Deaths, 1840-2004.
  2. Montana, United States. County Marriages, 1865-1987.
  3. United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule.

    Not yet located in the 1930 census. Her four siblings are enumerated in Deer Lodge, Powell, Montana and listed as boarders.

  4. Montana Standard (Butte, Montana)
    Page 12 , 31 May 1930.

    DEER LODGE, May 30. (Special) St. Mary's academy of Deer Lodge has just closed a very successful year. The following students have left for their homes: ... Anaconda--Norine Gardner ...

  5. Silver Bow, Montana, United States. 1940 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    Page: 3B, 15 Apr 1940.

    Name: Frances M Smith Age: 15 Estimated birth year: abt 1925 Gender: Female Race: White Birthplace: Montana Relation to Head of House: Daughter Home in 1940: Butte, Silver Bow, Montana Street: East Platinum Street House Number: 221 Residence in 1935: Same House Resident on farm in 1935: No Attended School or College: Yes Highest Grade Completed: College, 1st year Household Members: Name Age B Mary Smith 51 Frances M Smith 15 Alfred R Bunt 76 Lenore Hall 18

  6. Mrs. May Smith Concludes Visit, in Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States. Montana Standard. (Butte, Montana)
    Page 17 , 10 Jul 1949.

    Mrs. May Bunt Smith, who has been the guest of her daughter, Mrs. William McLeod, 334 East Broadway, left Wednesday for her home in Newport, Ore. Mrs. Smith, former Butte resident, is making her home with her brother, Al Bunt.

  7. Reunion planners seek classmates, in Montana Standard (Butte, Montana)
    Page 2 , 13 Apr 1987.

    Organizers of the reunion for the Butte High School Class of 1942 are looking for a few of their lost classmates. Organizers say they need help in locating five people for the class's 45 reunion to be held in Butte this summer. Those five people include ... Frances Smith McLeod ...

  8. Oregon, United States. Oregon, Death Index, 1898-2008.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States. Montana Standard. (Butte, Montana)
    Page 3 .

    Frances McLeod, 67 Burial for native Anacondan Frances Norine McLeod, 67, took place Wednesday in Mount Olivet Cemetery in Anaconda. Services and cremation took place in Portland, Ore., where Mrs. McLeod died Jan. 30. She was born in Anaconda on Nov. 9, 1923, to John Patrick and Loretta Gardner and the family lived in Sunnyside. She later attended Butte schools and graduated from Butte High. She married William McLeod in Butte. She was preceded in death by her father; brother, James; and sister, Rosemary. Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law, Tom of Portland, Bill and Cher of Elko, Nev., Roy and Rose of Orchard. Wash., and Bob and Barbara of Portland; daughters and sons-in-law, Sandra and Dick Corbett of Oak Grove, Ore., and Diana and Ray Colmenero; her mother, Loretta Hill of Portland; brother, Robert Gardner of San Jose, Calif. ; sister, Ruth McGetrick of Butte; 23 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Longfellow Finnegan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

  10. Frances Norine Gardner McLeod, in Find A Grave.
  11. Not yet known if officially adopted. She is listed with the widowed, May Bunt Smith, in the 1940 census, at least two of her marriage licenses list the Smiths as parents, and newspaper articles refer to them as her parents.