Martha Bitner Glazier

8 October 1848–30 January 1912 (Age 63)
Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Martha Bitner

When Martha Bitner Glazier was born on 8 October 1848, in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, Shepherd Glazier, was 55 and her mother, Rosetta Dean, was 44. She married John Madison Haws on 6 March 1866, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Collinston, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1900 and Elwood, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 30 January 1912, in Tremonton, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Elwood, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Madison Haws
Martha Bitner Glazier
Marriage: 6 March 1866
John Kimble Haws
Lorin Dean Haws
Joseph Williman Haws
Gilbert Shepherd Haws
Oliver Caleb Haws
Martha Lovica Haws
Francis Orlin Haws
Mary Olive Haws

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 March 1866Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 9
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English (Surrey and Sussex): variant of Glaser , an occupational name from Middle English glazier, glas(i)er, glac(i)er ‘glass maker; glazier’.

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

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    History of John Madison Haws

    HISTORY OF JOHN MADISON HAWS March 24, 1847 - June 28, 1916 Father: Gilberth Haws Mother: Hannah Whitcomb John Madison Haws was born 24 Mar 1847 in Wayne County, Illinois, the thirteenth child in …

    Sources (28)

    • Martha Glazier in household of Shepherd Glazier, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Martha B Glazier in entry for Mary Olive Haws Hall, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
    • Martha Haus in household of John M Haus, "United States Census, 1870"

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