Alice Amelia Glidden

16 September 1880–11 May 1964 (Age 83)
Old Town, Penobscot, Maine, United States

The Life of Alice Amelia

When Alice Amelia Glidden was born on 16 September 1880, in Old Town, Penobscot, Maine, United States, her father, Fred Hiram Glidden, was 26 and her mother, Clarinda Augusta Porter, was 23. She married Eugene Oliver Woodward on 25 October 1898, in Alton, Penobscot, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. She lived in Lake View Plantation, Piscataquis, Maine, United States in 1910 and Portland Ward 7, Portland, Cumberland, Maine, United States in 1920. She died on 11 May 1964, in Westbrook, Cumberland, Maine, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Eugene Oliver Woodward
Alice Amelia Glidden
Marriage: 25 October 1898
Jane V Woodard
Lottie Laura Woodard
Arthur N Woodward
Vera Ozema Woodward
Clara Arlene Woodward
Audrey Estelle Woodward

Spouse and Children

25 October 1898
Alton, Penobscot, Maine, United States


    Jane V Woodard


    Lottie Laura Woodard


    Arthur N Woodward


    Vera Ozema Woodward


    Clara Arlene Woodward


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Fred Hiram Glidden


    Clarinda Augusta Porter




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

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.

Age 10

Historical Boundaries: 1890: Piscataquis, Maine, United States
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 22

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): apparently a habitational name possibly from Glidden in Hampshire, which is named from Old English gleoda ‘kite’ + dūn ‘hill’. Compare Gledhill . However, the concentration of the surname in Devon suggests that it may also have arisen from another place, now lost.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alice Woodard in household of Eugene Woodard, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Allie A Woodard in household of Eugene O Woodard, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alice D Glidden, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"

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