James Monoe Glenn

13 September 1850–16 August 1907 (Age 56)
Paris, Lamar, Texas, United States

The Life of James Monoe

When James Monoe Glenn was born on 13 September 1850, in Paris, Lamar, Texas, United States, his father, James D Glenn, was 32 and his mother, Ruth Ann Babcock, was 30. He married Elvira Smith on 6 January 1874, in Cooke, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 5, Cooke, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 16 August 1907, in Winters, Runnels, Texas, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Northview Cemetery, Runnels, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Monoe Glenn
Elvira Smith
Marriage: 6 January 1874
Libbie Rose Glenn
James Edward Glenn
Flora Alice Glenn
Caroline Glenn
William Albert Glenn Sr.
John Henry Glenn
Nellie Katherine Glenn

Spouse and Children

6 January 1874
Cooke, Texas, United States


+2 More Children

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World Events (8)

1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 11

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 16

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish (Donegal): see Glenny .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Glenn, "United States Census, 1900"
  • J M Glenn, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"
  • J M Glenn, "Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977"

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