James A Glozier

1864–22 January 1914 (Age 50)
Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of James A

James A Glozier was born in 1864, in Tennessee, United States as the son of J Glozier and Horner. He married Mary Leona Williamson on 13 February 1887, in Dyer, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Ouachita Township, Hot Spring, Arkansas, United States in 1870 and Civil District 10, Dyer, Tennessee, United States in 1910. He died on 22 January 1914, in Richwoods, Dyer, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Dyersburg, Dyer, Tennessee, United States.

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James A Glozier
Mary Leona Williamson
Marriage: 13 February 1887
Mathew William Glozier
Lula L Jones
Minnie Glozier
James Amos Glozier
Della Glozier
Lella Glozier
Viola Bertha Glozier
Jessie Glozier
Leasy Glozier
Earnest Holton Glozier

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  • Marriage
    13 February 1887Dyer, Tennessee, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1864 · Skirmish at Benton
    Age 0
    Confederate forces in Arkansas began an invasion of Missouri, while other Confederate sources probed the line around Little Rock. On July  6, 1864 the fourth Arkansas Cavalry tried to break the line around Little Rock one soldier was killed, eight were wounded, three went missing from the Union side and four were killed and six wounded from the Confederate side.
    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
    1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic
    Age 14
    When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name, nickname from gloser, glosour ‘glossator; flatterer, sycophant’, an agent derivative of Middle English glosen, Old French gloser ‘to make glosses upon, expound, interpret’.

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

    Sources (8)

    • James Glozer in household of John G Glozer, "United States Census, 1870"
    • W A Alford, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
    • James Glozier in entry for Viola Bertha Jones, "Tennessee, Death Records, 1914-1955"

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