Cicero Calvin Glasscock

20 June 1881–27 February 1957 (Age 75)
McDaniels, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Cicero Calvin

When Cicero Calvin Glasscock was born on 20 June 1881, in McDaniels, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States, his father, William Jefferson Glasscock, was 39 and his mother, Josephine Basham, was 34. He married Oetta Ann Browning on 31 August 1927, in Weber, Utah, United States. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and Salt Lake City Ward 5, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 27 February 1957, at the age of 75, and was buried in McDaniels, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States.

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Cicero Calvin Glasscock
Oetta Ann Browning
Marriage: 31 August 1927

Spouse and Children

31 August 1927
Weber, Utah, United States

Parents and Siblings




    Francis R. Glasscock


    John William Glasscock


    Sallie A. Glasscock



+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 15

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 20

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Glascote near Tamworth in Staffordshire, named from Old English glæs ‘glass’ + cot ‘hut’, ‘shelter’; it was probably once a site inhabited by a glass blower.2 Welsh: habitational name from Glascoed in Monmouthshire (Gwent), named from Welsh glas ‘gray’, ‘green’ + coed ‘wood’. This name is also found in Ireland and may also have been brought to the U.S. from there.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cicero Glasscock, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Calvin Glasscock, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cicero Glasscock in entry for William J Glasscock, "Indiana, Harrison County, Index Cards to Corydon Democrat Newspaper Obituaries, 1861-2008"

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