Mary Polly Glenn

Brief Life History of Mary Polly

When Mary Polly Glenn was born on 5 May 1791, in Augusta, Hampshire, Virginia, United States, her father, Col. Robert Glenn Sr., was 23 and her mother, Agnes "Nancy" Denny, was 21. She married Ali D. Smith Jr. in February 1811, in Campbell, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Cole, Missouri, United States in 1850. She died on 27 February 1879, in Moniteau, Missouri, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Marshall, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ali D. Smith Jr.
Mary Polly Glenn
Marriage: February 1811
James D Smith
Hester Ann Smith
Senith Smith
Elisabeth Smith
Patrick Smith
Hannah Smith
Nancy Smith
Jane Smith
Absolam B Smith

Sources (2)

  • Mary Smith in household of Ali Smith, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Polly Glenn Smith, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State

On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Irish (Derry and Galway): from Mag Fhloinn, see McGlynn .

English: variant of Glen .

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

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