Margaret Glenn

27 July 1843–21 September 1928 (Age 85)
Clay Township, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Glenn was born on 27 July 1843, in Clay Township, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, James Glenn, was 38 and her mother, Anne Campbell, was 36. She had at least 3 daughters with William Nelson McElvain. She lived in Cherry Township, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850 and Washington Township, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States in 1870. She died on 21 September 1928, in West Sunbury, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in West Sunbury, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Nelson McElvain
1842–1930
Margaret Glenn
1843–1928
Alice May McElvain
1866–
Rella Margaret McElvain
1867–1957
Angeline McElvain
1870–1955

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 20

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 23

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish (Donegal): see Glenny .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret McElvain in household of Nelson McElvain, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Margaret McElvain in household of Nelson McElvain, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Margaret Glenn in household of James Glenn, "United States Census, 1860"

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