Sallie Matt Glover

5 December 1869–17 June 1965 (Age 95)
Claiborne, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Sallie Matt

When Sallie Matt Glover was born on 5 December 1869, in Claiborne, Louisiana, United States, her father, Edmond Glover, was 31 and her mother, Mary J. " Mollie" Barnett, was 23. She married Wiley J. Bridwell in 1886, in Claiborne, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Police Jury Ward 7, Bienville, Louisiana, United States in 1910 and Police Jury Ward 1, Webster, Louisiana, United States in 1930. She died on 17 June 1965, at the age of 95, and was buried in Old Shongaloo, Webster, Louisiana, United States.

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Wiley J. Bridwell
Sallie Matt Glover
Marriage: 1886
Joseph Edward Bridwell

Spouse and Children

Claiborne, Louisiana, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Edmond Glover


    Mary J. " Mollie" Barnett




    Willie G Glover


    Ella Glover



    Sudie Glover


World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 27

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker or seller of gloves, Middle English glovere, an agent noun from Old English glōf ‘glove’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sallie M Capps in household of Claude Capps, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sallie M Capps in household of Claud Capps, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sallie in entry for Claude Capps, "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960"

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