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2. William Duke Glenn was born on 19 Jan 1826 in Hardin County, Tennessee. He appeared on the census on 14 Jun 1860 in P. O. Rolling Prairie, Marion County, Arkansas. (11) He appeared on the census on 25 Aug 1870 in P. O. Mount Pleasant, Prairie Township, Boone County, Arkansas. (12) He appeared on the census on 19 Jun 1880 in Richland Township, Searcy County, Arkansas.(13) He died on 31 Oct 1895 in Council, Washington County, Idaho. He was buried in Winkler Cemetery, Council, Adams County, Idaho.

Adams County Ledger [Idaho], May 26, 1950:

"During the year 1880, William M. Glenn and his wife, Martha L. moved west from their home in Arkansas, travelling across the plains with ox and mule team and for about two years, made their home in Summerville, Ore. In the fall of 1882 the father came to this valley to see what opportunities there were for homesteading and finding available land in the Fruitvale neighborhood, returned to this valley in the spring of 1883 and filed a homestead on the land that ever since, or for a period of 67 years, has been continuously [occupied] by
the Glenn family."

He was married to Martha Rebecca Marshall (daughter of Joel Marshall and Elizabeth "Betty" Hood) in 1845. Martha Rebecca Marshall was born on 6 Oct 1827 in Tennessee. She appeared on the census on 11 Jun 1900 in Council Precinct, Washington County, Idaho.(14) She appeared on the census on 28 Apr 1910 in Council Precinct, Washington County, Idaho. (15) She died on 26 Oct 1914 in Council, Adams County, Idaho. She was buried in Winkler Cemetery, Council, Adams County, Idaho.


Council Leader, Oct 30, 1914:

Died Oct 26, 1914: Rebecca Marshall - Glenn of Fruitvale, born in 1827 "Grandma Glenn". Her husband died 21 years ago.


William Duke Glenn and Martha Rebecca Marshall had the following children:

child+12 i. Mary Elizabeth Glenn.
child+13 ii. Sarah Jane Glenn.
child+14 iii. James Frankland Glenn.
child+15 iv. George Washington Glenn.
child+16 v. Amelia Catherine Glenn.
child+17 vi. Eliza A. Glenn.
child18 vii. Jacob A. Glenn was born on 13 Nov 1857 in Rolling Prairie, Marion County, Arkansas. He died before 1870 in Arkansas.
child+19 viii. William Marion Glenn.
child+20 ix. Joel Price Glenn.
child+21 x. Jefferson Davis Glenn.
child+22 xi. Martha Rebecca Glenn.
child+23 xii. Thomas Jesse Glenn.