Gladys Hazel Ingham

2 August 1896–24 November 1995 (Age 99)
Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Gladys Hazel

When Gladys Hazel Ingham was born on 2 August 1896, her father, Fred Ingham, was 29 and her mother, Mary Ann Bachelder, was 27. She married Willis Henry Barrows on 7 August 1926, in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States in 1900 and Mount Vernon, Kennebec, Maine, United States in 1910. She died on 24 November 1995, in Winthrop, Kennebec, Maine, United States, at the age of 99.

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Family Time Line

Willis Henry Barrows
1898–1929
Gladys Hazel Ingham
1896–1995
Marriage: 7 August 1926
Robert Elmer Barrows
1927–1995

Spouse and Children

    Willis Henry Barrows

    Male1898–1929Male

    Female1896–1995Female

MARRIAGE
7 August 1926
Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1867–1951Male

    Mary Ann Bachelder

    Female1868–1898Female

siblings

(2)

    Hazel Marie Ingham

    Female1893–1898Female

    Female1896–1995Female

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1898 · Sinking of USS Maine

Age 2

During the Cuban War for Independence, the USS Maine had been sent to Havana to look out for the interests of the United States. On February 15, 1898, at approximately 21:40, an explosion on USS Maine was caused by roughly 5 long tons of powder. The front of the ship was demolished and the remains quickly sunk to the bottom of the ocean. 260 men lost their lives in the explosion itself, with at least six more dying afterwards from related injuries. The event kicked off an atmosphere of contention that would eventually lead to the Spanish-American War.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 27

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire and Lancashire): habitational name from any of several places so called, of which the largest are in Lincolnshire, Norfolk, and Suffolk. The place name is from the Old English personal name Inga + hām ‘homestead’. Some authorities believe the first element to be a word meaning ‘the Inguione’, from an ancient Germanic tribe known as the Inguiones.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gladys H Ingham in household of Fred Ingham, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Gladys Ingham in household of Fred Ingham, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Gladys H Ingham in household of Fred Ingham, "United States Census, 1920"

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