Margaret Ann Glenn

21 October 1828–25 May 1909 (Age 80)
Marshall, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Margaret Ann

When Margaret Ann Glenn was born on 21 October 1828, in Marshall, Tennessee, United States, her father, James Glenn, was 41 and her mother, Mary Oates Clark, was 43. She married David Collins on 12 July 1853, in Marshall, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. She lived in Civil District 2, Marshall, Tennessee, United States in 1880. She died on 25 May 1909, in Marshall, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Lewisburg, Marshall, Tennessee, United States.

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David Collins
Margaret Ann Glenn
Marriage: 12 July 1853
James Jones Collins
John Calvin Collins
William B. COLLINS
David M Collins
Alexander Holmes Collins

Spouse and Children

12 July 1853
Marshall, Tennessee, United States


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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 7

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 34

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish (Donegal): see Glenny .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret Glenn in household of James Glenn, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Margaret Collins in household of Dan Collins, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Margaret A Collins in household of David Collins, "United States Census, 1860"

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