Charles Frank Gleason

New York, United States

The Life of Charles Frank

Charles Frank Gleason was born in 1852, in New York, United States. He married Mary Etta White on 25 December 1879, in Mendon, St. Joseph, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter.

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Charles Frank Gleason
Mary Etta White
Marriage: 25 December 1879
Isabella Gleason
William Selah Gleason
Edwin Frank Gleason
Moses E Gleason

Spouse and Children

25 December 1879
Mendon, St. Joseph, Michigan, United States


World Events (8)


Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 11

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Age 34

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Irish (Munster): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Glasáin, from a diminutive of glas ‘green’, ‘blue’, ‘gray’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Chas. F. Gleason in entry for William S. Gleason and Carrie E. Snyder Smith, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • Frank F Gleason in entry for Wm Selah Gleason and Nora Meyers, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • Charles F. Gleason and Kittie May White, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

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