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William Glass

Male 1864 - 1948  (83 years)


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  • Name William Glass 
    Nickname Willie 
    Born 29 Apr 1864  Moyarget, Ballycastle, Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1948  Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Homewood Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3930  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2019 

    Father Thomas Glass,   b. Abt 1820,   d. Sep 1874, Moyarget, Ballycastle, Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Mother Mary Morgan,   b. Abt 1820,   d. 13 Mar 1887, Cloughdunmurry, Romoan, Ballycastle, Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Family ID F1349  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Bertha A. Gammon,   b. 7 Jul 1877, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1959, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 2 Mar 1905  , Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Harriet M. Glass,   b. 1907, , Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Infant Glass,   b. 17 Oct 1907, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1907, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. James G. Glass,   b. 13 Mar 1909, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1909, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Elizabeth Glass,   b. 14 Jun 1913, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 nov1914, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)
     5. Infant Glass,   b. 27 May 1914, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1914, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F2065  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Sarah Elizabeth McClarren,   b. 24 Jun 1872, Bancran, Termonnaguirk, Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1904, , Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Married 9 Dec 1896  , Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. William A. Glass,   b. 6 Nov 1898, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1958, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     2. John Glass,   b. 1901, , Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F2066  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    Marriage Record for William Glass and Sarah McClarren
    Marriage Record for William Glass and Sarah McClarren
    9 Dec 1896
    Pittsburgh, Allegheny, PA
    Marriage Record for William Glass and Bertha Gammon
    Marriage Record for William Glass and Bertha Gammon
    2 March 1905
    Pittsburgh, Allegheny, PA
    William Glass birth
29 Apr 1864
Moyarget, Ballycastle, Antrim, Ireland
    William Glass birth 29 Apr 1864 Moyarget, Ballycastle, Antrim, Ireland
    IrishGenealogy.ie [on-line]
    Civil Registration
    Ballycastle District
    Registered by Mary Glass, mother, on 18 Jun 1864

    Headstones
    William Glass and Bertha Gammon
  1866-1948        1877-1958
    William Glass and Bertha Gammon 1866-1948 1877-1958
    Plot: Section:7 Lot:142 S 1/2 Grave:5

  • Notes 
    • Birth date:
      "Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F5YQ-N7S : accessed 4 June 2016), Thomas Glass in entry for William Glass, 29 Apr 1864; citing 0105,BALLYCASTLE,ANTRIM,IRELAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 101,085.

    • Immigration records
      Per the 1900 census William immigrated in 1888
      Auriana arrived 2 Apr 1888 in NY, William Glass listed as 22 years old and going to California. Listed next to him is Nancy Morgan, age 20, also going to California. Is this a cousin?

    • Census records
      1940 Pittsburg, Allegheny, PA
      William and his wife, Bertha, are listed living in same house as his son, William A. Glass and his family


  • Sources 
    1. [S262] Pennsylvania County Marriages, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, (Ancestry.com [database on-line]), County: Allegheny; Year Range: 1905; Roll Number: 549855; page 107 (Reliability: 3), 18 Oct 2018.

    2. [S262] Pennsylvania County Marriages, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, (Ancestry.com [database on-line]), County: Allegheny; Year Range: 1896 - 1897; Roll Number: 549750; page 413 (Reliability: 3), 18 Oct 2018.