Through property deeds and Cook County records we have the current land property ownership timeline for Pine Manor. We know the home was built in 1929 and was finished that August.Continue reading Pine Manor Owners
In 1953 Julius F. Elman and his wife purchased the home from William T Mott. Mott was a past city trustee and chairman of DAMP which was the city’s water project.Continue reading Pine Manor Owner Julius F. Elman – 1953
First Owner of Pine Manor
As reported in the Daily Herald on Friday, December 5, 1952
Funeral services will be held Friday, December 5, for George Meier, 86, 123 School St., Mount Prospect, at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Mount Prospect, at 2 p.m. Rev. J. E. A. Mueller will officiate. Interment St. John Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Elk Grove. He is in state at Black’s Memorial Home.
George Meier & Sophia Busse Meier were the first owners of Pine Manor in 1928. But were they cousins? You tell me.
In the summer of 1848, Fredrick & Johanna Busse, immigrants from Hanover, Germany, walked to the end of Milwaukee Avenue with their four sons and two daughters, seeking personal freedom, opportunity, and rich black earth. They found all three in Elk Grove Township.Continue reading First Owners of Pine Manor