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.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Eugene Oliver Woodward
1866–1940
Alice Amelia Glidden
1880–1964
Marriage: 25 October 1898
Jane V Woodard
1901–1901
Lottie Laura Woodard
1902–1987
Arthur N Woodward
1904–
Vera Ozema Woodward
1906–1962
Clara Arlene Woodward
1908–1996
Audrey Estelle Woodward
1916–1981

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 October 1898
Alton, Penobscot, Maine, United States
children

(6)

    Jane V Woodard

    Female1901–1901Female

    Lottie Laura Woodard

    Female1902–1987Female

    Arthur N Woodward

    Male1904–Male

    Vera Ozema Woodward

    Female1906–1962Female

    Clara Arlene Woodward

    Female1908–1996Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Fred Hiram Glidden

    Male1854–1939Male

    Clarinda Augusta Porter

    Female1856–1882Female

siblings

(1)

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.
1890

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.

Possible Related Names

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"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.