Glen Harrison Pendley

1 October 1924–23 February 2006 (Age 81)
Hanna, McIntosh, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Glen Harrison

When Glen Harrison Pendley was born on 1 October 1924, in Hanna, McIntosh, Oklahoma, United States, his father, Martin Smith Pendley, was 53 and his mother, Mary Matilda Kidwell, was 31. He married Mary Beth Rodgers on 18 September 1945. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Hanna Township, McIntosh, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1943. He died on 23 February 2006, in Columbus, Muscogee, Georgia, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Columbia, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Glen Harrison Pendley
Mary Beth Rodgers
Marriage: 18 September 1945
Glenda Sharon Pendley

Spouse and Children

18 September 1945


    Glenda Sharon Pendley


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World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1941 · Comanche Code Talkers

Age 17

Many Native Americans from Oklahoma were once again employed as code talkers during WWII to create a code impenetrable by enemies. Rather than Choctaw, a Comanche-language code was developed. Several of these men were sent to invade Normandy to send messages. None of the men were killed and the Comanche code was never broken. 
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 23

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 English: possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.2 Probably an altered spelling of German Bendele or Bendle , Bendler .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Glen Pendley in household of Mark G Pendley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lyn Pendley in household of M S Pendley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Glen Harrison Pendley, "Oklahoma, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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