Glen Salmon

about 1840–
Grant, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Glen

When Glen Salmon was born about 1840, in Grant, Wisconsin, United States, his father, John Cutler Salmon, was 31 and his mother, Janet "Jane" Reynolds, was 27.

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Family Time Line

John Cutler Salmon
1809–1893
Janet "Jane" Reynolds
1813–1899
Cutler Salmon
1830–
Glendower Price Salmon
1832–1894
Mary Jane Salmon
1832–1893
John Cutler Salmon
1836–1882
Mary I Salmon
1839–
Glen Salmon
1840–
Nancy Ellen Salmon
1848–1865
James Truman Salmon
1833–1917
Sarah Ann Salmon
1838–1865
Elizabeth Salmon
1842–
Alexander Salmon
1843–1885
Harriet Salmon
1850–1874
Martha Salmon
1852–1858

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (3)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party

Age 14

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1863

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 English and French: from the Middle English, Old French personal name Salmon, Saumon, a reduced form of Salomon ( see Solomon ).2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish male personal name Zalmen, derived via a German form from Hebrew Shelomo ( see Solomon ).3 Irish: part translation of Gaelic Ó Bradáin‘descendant of Bradán’, a personal name, probably from bradach ‘spirited’, but written the same as a word meaning ‘salmon’; this name is also sometimes translated Fisher . The English surname is also present in Ireland (chiefly in counties Leix and Kilkenny).

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