Mary R. Gladding

1886–1973 (Age 86)
Albany, Albany, New York, United States

The Life of Mary R.

When Mary R. Gladding was born on 11 June 1886, in Albany, Albany, New York, United States, her father, Charles D. Gladding, was 28 and her mother, Willie L Townsend, was 24. She married Sherod Percy Barksdale on 7 November 1906, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930. She died in April 1973, in Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Mary R. Gladding
Sherod Percy Barksdale
Marriage: 7 November 1906
William Gladding Barksdale
Sherod Percy , Jr. Barksdale
Sherod Percy Barksdale
Charles E Barksdale

Spouse & Children

7 November 1906
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Charles D. Gladding


  • Willie L Townsend




  • Gladding


  • Smith T. Gladding


  • Female1886–1973Female

  • Sarah R. Gladding


  • Gladding


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 19

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 23

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: variant of Gladden .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary R Barksdale in household of Sherof P Barksdale, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary Parksdale in household of Sherod P Parksdale, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary R Gladding in household of Chas D Gladding, "United States Census, 1900"

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