38. John Paisley Glenn
was born on
8 Feb 1855 in Marion County, Arkansas.(31)
He appeared on the census on 2 Jun 1880 in Polling Place No. 11, Travis County,
Texas.(186) He appeared on the census
on 27 Jun 1900 in Precinct #8, Williamson County, Texas.
(187) He appeared on the census on 5 May 1910 in JP #1, Glasscock
County, Texas.(188) He appeared on the
census in Jan 1920 in JP #1, Glasscock County, Texas.
(189) He appeared on the census on 8 Apr 1930 in JP #1, Glasscock
County, Texas.(190) He died on 13 May
1940 in Goforth, Hays County, Texas.(191)
(31) He was buried in Pond Springs Cemetery,
Williamson County, Texas.
Mr. Glenn lived in Travis County after his marriage in 1875, until moving to
Williamson County in 1883. He lived there until 1907, when he moved to Glasscock
County, and in 1929 lived on a little ranch 18 miles southwest of Garden City,
Texas. Lived with son Jasper at death.
From the Austin American, May 14, 1940:
J. P. GLENN
J. P Glenn, 85, of Garden City, Texas, died at the home of his son, F. J. Glenn
of Kyle, Monday.
Mr. Glenn, former ranchman, was born in Arkansas Feb. 8, 1855, and came to Texas
at an early age.
He was married to Sarah Elizabeth Walden, Dec. 23, 1875.
Survivors are his widow; five daughters, Mrs. M. Rutledge, and Mrs. J. W. Thorp
of Big Spring, Mrs. W. P. Estepp of Crane, Mrs. C. M. Bell of Santee, Calif.;
three sons, W. L. Glenn of Modesto, Calif., C. P. Glenn of Manor, f. J. Glenn
of Kyle, one sister, Mrs. J. W. Beard of Austin, one brother, A. J. Glenn of
Oklahoma; 37 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held from the chapel of the Hyltin Funeral Tuesday at
3 p.m. with the Rev. H. H. Dare officiating. Burial will be in Pond Springs
cemetery near Jollyville.
Pallbearers will be Rudolph Glenn, Fred Glenn, Lloyd Glenn, Louis Glenn, Horace
Warren and Glen Warren.
NOTE: Please note that Lawrence E. Warren, of 123 Serenada Drive, Georgetown
Texas, a John Paisley Glenn descendant, provided a great deal of the information
on this branch of the family.
He was married to Sarah Elizabeth Walden (daughter
of Thomas Hughell Walden and Rachel Hays)
on 23 Dec 1875 in Travis County, Texas. Sarah Elizabeth
was born on
18 Sep 1857 in Bull Creek, Travis County, Texas. She died on 17 Nov 1943 in
Austin, Travis County, Texas.(192) She
was buried in Pond Springs Cemetery, Williamson County, Texas.
From a newspaper clipping contributed by Lawrence E. Warren:
Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Glenn celebrated their 54th Anniversary the 23rd of December,
1929 at their daughter's Mrs. Cody Bell of Big Spring.
Mr. Glenn is 74 years old. Glenn is 72. They were married in Travis county in
1875, lived there 8 years then moved to Williamson Co., had lived there 24 years
when they moved to Glasscock county 22 years ago, where they still live on their
little ranch 18 miles southwest of Garden City.
All of the Glenn children are still living. They are: Walter Glenn of Modesto,
Calif., Mrs. M. Rutledge of Big Spring, Charlie Glenn and Jasper Glenn of Austin,
Mrs. Will Thorp of Big Spring, Mrs. Oscar Warren of Round Rock, Mrs. Perry Estepp
of Garden City and Mrs. Bell of Big Spring.
Mr. and Mrs. Glenn have thirty-seven grand children and five great grand children.
Those who helped celebrate the anniversary were: Mr. and Mrs. Will Thorp, Homer
Forest, Kitty, Lottie Bell, Dorothy, Ura, J. W. Jr., and Ralph Thorp, Mrs. M.
Rutledge, Carl and J. P. Rutledge, Mr. and Mrs. Cody Bell and Lillian Beth Bell,
all of Big Spring; Mr. and Mrs. Perry Estepp, Marvin, Thelma, and Viola Mae Estepp
of Garden City, Mr. and Mrs. D. K. Nelson of Loraine. Mrs. Nelson is Mrs. Glenn's
sister. Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Dickerson of Loraine; G. D. Williams, James Horton,
Edna Strawn, Lohoma and Glenn Dale Brown and Helen Frazer of Big Spring.
In the evening Santa visited the home to distribute the gifts to all the children
-- under 75 years old.
From the Austin American, Friday, November 19, 1943:
MRS. SARAH E. GLENN
Funeral services for Mrs. Sarah E. Glenn will be held at the Hytlin Funeral home
Friday at 2 p.m. Burial will be in Pond Springs Cemetery. John Paisley Glenn
and Sarah Elizabeth Walden had the following children:
Walter Lemuel Glenn.
Addie Lavena Glenn.
Charles Paisley Glenn.
Felix Jasper Glenn.
Sarah Ettie Glenn.
Cora Agness Glenn.
Arrie Ethel Glenn.
Beulah Alpha Glenn.