Martha Glenn

Femalefrom 1736 to 1749–about 1783

Brief Life History of Martha

When Martha Glenn was born from 1736 to 1749, in Virginia, United States, her father, David Cuthbertson Glenn, was 45 and her mother, Mrs. Elizabeth Cuthbertson, was 50. She had at least 4 sons and 3 daughters with William Wood. She died about 1783, at the age of 48.

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William Wood
Martha Glenn
Mildred Wood
William Wood
Jesse Wood
Isaac Wood
John Wood
Mary Wood
Martha “Patsy” Wood

Sources (1)

  • Albemarle County, Virginia records : will books, no. 4, 5, and 6, 1798-1820

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Children (7)

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World Events (3)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 22

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.


Age 40

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 44

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

Name Meaning

Irish (Derry and Galway): from Mag Fhloinn, see McGlynn .

English: variant of Glen .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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