When John Ernest Gleave was born on 6 August 1884, in Annabella, Sevier, Utah, United States, his father, Herbert Gleave, was 29 and his mother, Sarah Jane Thurston, was 24. He married Fannie Ewer Palmer on 27 January 1915, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States in 1920 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 19 December 1977, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.
English (Lancashire and Cheshire): nickname from Middle English gleyve, gleve ‘lance’ (Old French glaive, gleive), used for a spearman or for the winner in a race in which the lance set up as a winning post was given as a prize. See Gleaves .
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