Anne Gleason

Brief Life History of Anne

When Anne Gleason was born on 3 May 1713, in Framingham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, John Gleason, was 31 and her mother, Abigail Learned, was 29. She married John Drury Sr. on 22 November 1733, in Framingham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 6 November 1766, in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

John Drury Sr.
1711–1786
Anne Gleason
1713–1766
Marriage: 22 November 1733
Anna Drury
1734–1802
Martha Drury
1743–1775
Daniel Drury
1754–1786
George MacDrury
John Drury
1736–1808
Zerviah Drury
1738–1836
Jotham Drury
1741–1789
Sarah or Sally Drury
1745–1820
Elizabeth Drury
1748–1781
Windsor Drury
1752–1839
William B. Drury Sr.
1758–1850

Sources (14)

  • Anne Gleeson, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Anne Gleason Drury, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Anna Gleason, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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Name Meaning

Irish (Waterford): shortened 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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