William Alfred Gladwin

8 January 1877–16 May 1967 (Age 90)
Paddington, London, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William Alfred

When William Alfred Gladwin was born on 8 January 1877, in Paddington, London, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Ebenezer Gladwin, was 25 and his mother, Emily Hawkes, was 23. He married Florence Rose Maud Golsby on 17 October 1917, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He immigrated to Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1919 and lived in Chelsea, London, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and London, Middlesex, England in 1901. He died on 16 May 1967, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Alfred Gladwin
1877–1967
Florence Rose Maud Golsby
1874–1938
Marriage: 17 October 1917
Gladys Florence Gladwin
1905–1939
Maurice William Gladwin
1906–1955
Thelma Bernice Gladwin
1908–1989
Mildred Bertha Gladwin
1910–1978

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 October 1917
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
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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 · ""

Age 19

"""Post office name was changed from """"Boise City"""" to """"Boise"""" in 1896. Remains as such today."""
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: from the late Old English personal name Glædwine, composed of the elements glæd ‘shining’, ‘joyful’ + wine ‘friend’.

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

Sources (3)

  • William Albert Gladwin, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • William Albert Gladwin, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • William Albert Gladwin, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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