Glenna Trowbridge

1889–1948 (Age 59)
Springfield Township, Clark, Ohio, United States

The Life of Glenna

Glenna Trowbridge was born on 29 January 1889, in Springfield Township, Clark, Ohio, United States as the daughter of Albert Trowbridge and Frances La Crone. She married Roy Magel on 26 September 1908, in Clark, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 25 January 1948, at the age of 58.

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Family Time Line

Glenna Trowbridge
Roy Magel
Marriage: 26 September 1908
Albert Kenneth Magel

Spouse & Children

26 September 1908
Clark, Ohio, United States


  • Albert Kenneth Magel


Parents & Siblings

  • Albert Trowbridge


  • Frances La Crone




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 17

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Trowbridge in Wiltshire, named from Old English trēow ‘tree’ + brycg ‘bridge’; the name probably referred to a felled trunk serving as a rough-and-ready bridge.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Glenna Magel in household of John E Magel, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Glenna Magel in household of Roy Magel, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Glenna Trowbridge in entry for Albert Magel and Juliet Tavenner, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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