Martin Gladding

1833–1919 (Age 85)
Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Martin

When Martin Gladding was born on 10 April 1833, his father, Capt Edward Gladding, was 32 and his mother, Mary Alice Wood, was 28. He married Mary Hannah Dennis on 11 January 1852, in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died in 1919, in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States.

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Family Time Line

Martin Gladding
Mary Hannah Dennis
Marriage: 11 January 1852
Henry Jackson Gladding
Gertrude M. Gladding
Romeo Elton Gladding
Fannie Griffing Gladding
Gertrude Gladding
Edward Martin Gladding
Louis Arnold Gladding Sr.

Spouse & Children

11 January 1852
Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States


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Parents & Siblings

  • Capt Edward Gladding


  • Female1804–1868Female



  • Mary Gladding


  • George Barker Gladding


  • John Alexander Gladding


  • Phoebe Ann Gladding


  • Edward M. Gladding


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World Events (8)

1835 · First Fire Insurance

Age 2

On Decmeber 3, 1835, the first fire insurance policy is issued by the Manufacturer Mutual Fire Insurance Company.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1862 · US Naval Academy

Age 29

The US Naval Academy was moved to Newport, Rhode Island from its original in Annapolis, Maryland on May 9, 1862.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Gladden .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Martin Gladding, "Rhode Island State Census, 1885"
  • Martin Gladding in household of Edward Gladding, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Martin Gladding, "United States Census, 1870"

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