Minnie Josephine Robertson

23 January 1879–24 June 1955 (Age 76)
Weatherford, Parker, Texas, United States

The Life of Minnie Josephine

When Minnie Josephine Robertson was born on 23 January 1879, in Weatherford, Parker, Texas, United States, her father, Asher E Robertson, was 39 and her mother, Martha Ann Gilliland, was 35. She married Edward Glenn on 3 February 1898, in Parker, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 1, San Saba, Texas, United States in 1930 and Commissioner's Precinct 2, Throckmorton, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 24 June 1955, in Throckmorton, Throckmorton, Texas, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Throckmorton, Throckmorton, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Glenn
Minnie Josephine Robertson
Marriage: 3 February 1898
Earnest Lee Glenn
Nora Glenn
Elmer Edward Glenn
Wesley Glenn
Lorena Faye Glenn

Spouse and Children

3 February 1898
Parker, Texas, United States



    Nora Glenn


    Elmer Edward Glenn


    Wesley Glenn


    Lorena Faye Glenn


Parents and Siblings

    Asher E Robertson


    Martha Ann Gilliland





    Charles Albert Robertson


    James Clinton Robertson


    Lucretia Ann Robertson


    M. Ann Robertson


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World Events (8)

1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 2

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

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.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 21

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is especially common in Scotland, where Robert was a popular personal name and the name of three kings of Scotland, including Robert the Bruce ( 1274–1329 ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jossie Glenn in household of W E Glenn, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Josie Glenn in household of W Edd Glenn, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Josie Glenn in household of W E Glenn, "United States Census, 1940"

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