Alfred Gladwell

4 June 1877–28 January 1968 (Age 90)
Chelmsford, Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Alfred

When Alfred Gladwell was born on 4 June 1877, in Chelmsford, Essex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Alfred Spencer Gladwell, was 36 and his mother, Susannah Frances Wright, was 39. He married Ellen Emily Pearcey on 31 March 1908, in Lewisham, London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Burch Creek, Weber, Utah, United States in 1930 and Burch Creek Election Precinct, Weber, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 28 January 1968, in Roy, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Gladwell
1877–1968
Ellen Emily Pearcey
1875–1969
Marriage: 31 March 1908
Louis Alfred Gladwell
1910–1992
Owen Pearcey Gladwell
1914–1993
Donald Pearcey Gladwell
1916–1971
Gladwell
1918–1918

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 March 1908
Lewisham, London, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Alfred Spencer Gladwell

    Male1840–1924Male

    Susannah Frances Wright

    Female1837–1919Female

siblings

(9)

    Female1858–1945Female

    Henry Spencer Gladwell

    Male1862–1903Male

    Thomas William Gladwell

    Male1864–1928Male

    Arthur Ernest Gladwell

    Male1867–1927Male

    Mary Ann Gladwell

    Female1868–1934Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1896 · Palm House Opens

Age 19

In 1896, the Palm House opened. It was designed by Mackenzie and Moncur of Edinburgh. It was designed in the tradition of Joseph Paxton's glass houses and originally had a rich collection of exotic plants.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 24

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: apparently a habitational name, from an unidentified place, perhaps in East Anglia, where the surname is most common today.

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

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Story Highlight

A History of Ellen Emily Pearcey Gladwell and Alfred Gladwell

A History of Ellen Emily Pearcey Gladwell and Alfred Gladwell Prepared by their eldest son, Louis A. Gladwell, 1982 Both my parents were born in England in rather humble circumstances. Dad was bor …

Sources (3)

  • Alfred Gladwell, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Alfred Gladwell, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Alfred Gladwell, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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