Myrtle Ellen Gleason

23 July 1889–14 January 1952 (Age 62)
Newton Township, Pike, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Myrtle Ellen

When Myrtle Ellen Gleason was born on 23 July 1889, in Newton Township, Pike, Ohio, United States, her father, James Francis Gleason, was 30 and her mother, Sarah Gleason, was 28. She married Charles Benjamin Slagle on 11 April 1908, in Pike, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 14 January 1952, in Piketon, Pike, Ohio, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Piketon, Pike, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Benjamin Slagle
Myrtle Ellen Gleason
Marriage: 11 April 1908
Eva Pearl Slagle
Sarah Slagle
Franklin J. Slagle
Jennie Esther Slagle
Ruby Mae Slagle
John Raymond Slagle

Spouse and Children



+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 1
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage
Age 1
An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1906 · Saving Food Labels
Age 17
The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Irish (Munster): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Glasáin, from a diminutive of glas ‘green’, ‘blue’, ‘gray’.

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

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Sources (9)

  • Myrtle Slagle in household of Charles Slagle, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Myrtle Slagle in household of Charles Slagle, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Myrtle E Slagle in household of Charles B Slagle, "United States Census, 1910"

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