Carolyn (Platts) Hoeckmann
(1937 - 2007)
Carolyn (Platts) Hoeckmann was active/lived in California, Massachusetts. Carolyn Hoeckmann is known for building and landscape painting.
Biography Carolyn (Platts) Hoeckmann
She was born Carolyn Platts on August 10, 1937, as the only child of a family dating back to the Mayflower and President John Adams. Growing up in Holyoke, Massachusetts, she developed an early love for art that remained with her throughout her life.
In Holyoke she met a young German engineer, Walter Hoeckmann. Following a courtship in both the U.S. and Europe, they married in Hamburg, Germany,
in 1959. After the birth of their first daughter, they moved to Concord, CA., where Walter got a job with Standard Oil. After their sons Erik and Olaf were born, Walter was reassigned to Standard Oil in La Habra CA. They discovered La Habra Heights in the early 1960s and purchased land for the new home, where the family gre
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