Recording Pioneers


Peter Paul DECKER  1890 - 1950 PIONEER    PARENTS    LIFE    NOTES    LABELS    PHOTOS    THANK YOU

PIONEER

Peter Paul DECKER  1890 - 1950

aka Peter P. Decker, P. P. Decker, Peter Decker, P. Decker
nationality
occupation
birth 20 Apr 1890, New York City, NY
baptism
death 21 Aug 1950, Los Angeles, CA
burial
marriage
Mary RANDOLPH

b. .. Nov 1885, Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
d. ...........


(1929 passenger list gives "1892" (Beaver Falls, PA) as birthdate; not correct)
childrenno children


PARENTS

father ...... DECKER

b. ......., GERMANY
d. ..........

mother ..... RAYBURN

b. ......., SCOTLAND
d. ..........

children
  • Peter Paul

    b. 20 Apr 1890, New York City, NY
    d. 21 Aug 1950, Los Angeles, CA


LIFE


1910 CENSUS (22 April 1910, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania):
Peter Decker (b. NY; 20y) Boarder // Draftsman engineering company



DRAFT REGISTRATIONS 1917-1918:
Yosemity St, Flushing, Queens, NY
Manager Berliner Graphophone Company, 417 St. ...... Montreal // single


1930 CENSUS (28 Apr 1930, Queens, Queens, NY):
Peter P. DECKER (40y) Recording Engineer Columbia Phonograph
Mary R. DECKER (44y)
= Mollie F. RANDOLPH (67y; b. Febr 1863 see 1900 CENSUS)




Peter DECKER (35y)
+ Florence HIBBARD (24y)
+ Charles HIBBARD (56y)
+ Bertha HIBBARD (47y)
SS "FORT VICTORIA"
28 July 1925, Hamilton, Bermuda
30 July 1925, New York
Charles/Bertha/Florence residence: Murray St., Flushing, Long Island, NY



Peter DECKER (39y)
+ Mary DECKER (37y = WRONG; should be <44>y)
SS "FORT VICTORIA"
3 Aug 1929, Hamilton, Bermuda
5 Aug 1929, New York
residence: 157- 11 Sanford Ave., Flushing, Long Island, NY

assistant recording engineer OKEH


NOTES


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