John Ernest Gleave

Male6 August 1884–19 December 1977

Brief Life History of John Ernest

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.

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Family Time Line

John Ernest Gleave
Fannie Ewer Palmer
Marriage: 27 January 1915
John Palmer Gleave
Lucille Fannie Gleave
Mary Marjorie Gleave
Ruth Hannah Gleave
Lorna Ann Gleave
Charles Lincoln Gleave
Constance Donna Gleave

Sources (41)

  • John Ernest Gleave en la familia de Herbert Gleave, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • John E in entry for Le Grande Uffens and Lucille Fannie Gleave, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
  • John Ernest Gleave, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 January 1915Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.


    Age 8

    Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

    1909 · The NAACP is formed

    Age 25

    Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

    Name Meaning

    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 .

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

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