DeVault, Adelaide Gresham, 1879-1979
Adelaide Gammon Gresham DeVault (1879-1979) attended Holbrook College in Knoxville, Tennessee. She married William W. DeVault, Sr. in 1902, and the couple lived at the Valentine DeVault House until William's. Adelaide inherited the historic home upon William's death in 1910, and continuted residence there until until she relocated to Johnson City, Tennessee, and taught music at Boone’s Creek Seminary. Around 1940, Adelaide returned to the Valentine Farm and lived there until her death in 1979.