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References for Glissons in Iowa

Ref:  Misc. info from personal records, correspondence, Internet, etc.-
Andrew Jackson Glissen married Grace Linn Donat dau of Ward Linn Donat & Marci Virginia Williams. Ward Linn Donat,  son of Wayne Edward Donat b. 20 Oct 1890 Harlan Twp. Fayette Co. IA, Grace Linn.  Children of Andrew & Grace are John Andrew Glissen & Peter Donat Glissen.

Ref:  1850 Census for Iowa-

HENRY CO  SALEM TWP DIV 10 PG 235 H1074 F1074
Name Race  Sex Rela Age Pb Other
Solomon Glisson w m head 44 MD son of John Glisan & Elizabeth Hartsock of Frederick Co. MD
Mary Glisson  f wife 41 MD
John Glisson  m son 22 MD John listed in Lewis Co. MO 1860-1900
Mary Glisson  f dau 21 MD
Franklin Glisson  m son 19 NY
Lydia Glisson  f dau 17 NY
Edmund Glisson  m son 15 NY
Albert Glisson  m son 10 NY
Margaret Glisson  f dau 7 NY
Delia Glisson  f dau 5 NY
Ady Glisson  f dau 3 IA
Silas Glisson  m son 2 IA

HENRY CO. SALEM TWP PG 237 H1104 F1104
Name Race  Sex Rela Age Pb Other
Autumn Luster w m head 33 PA
Mary E. Glisson  f  21 MD dau of Solomon Glisan & Mary Taylor also listed with parents

Ref:  1860 Census for Iowa-

HENRY CO. SALEM TWP PG 249 H160 F158
Name Race  Sex Rela Age Pb Other
Mary Glison w f head 50 MD widow of Solomon Glisan
Sarah M. Glison  f dau 17 NY
Ardelia Glison  f dau 16 NY
Ada L. Glison  f dau 11 IA
Eugene Glison  m son 9 IA
Ella Glison  f dau 5 IA

Ref:  1870 Census for Iowa-

BUCHANAN CO. NEWTON TWP PG   H16 F16
Name Race  Sex Rela Age Pb Other
Michael Gleson w m head 53 IRE prob not a Glisson?
Mary Gleson  f wife 35 IRE
Martin Gleson  m son 14 IA
Thomas Gleson  m son 12 IA
Mary Gleson  f dau 10 IA
John Gleson  m son 8 IA
Sarah Gleson  f dau 6 IA
Bridget Gleson  f dau 6 IA
John Gleson  m son 2 IA

CALHOUN CO. PG 12 H53 F56
Name Race  Sex Rela Age Pb Other
William Gleson w m head 37 CAN prob not Glisson or Glisan?
Mary Gleson  f wife 31 IL
Clarena Gleson  f dau 13 WI
Anna Gleson   dau 10 WI

LEE CO.  DENMARK TWP PG 36 H69 F66
Name Race  Sex Rela Age Pb Other
Mary Glisan w f head 60 MD widow of Solomon Glisan
Margaret Glisan  f dau 27 NY schoolteacher
Delia Glisan  f dau 26 NY schoolteacher
Ada L. Glisan  f dau 22 IA schoolteacher
Eugene L. Glisan  m son 19 IA schoolteacher

STORY CO. UNION TWP PG 170 H52 F54
Name Race  Sex Rela Age Pb Other
Aron Hughs w m head 36 NY
Mary Hughs  f wife 28 PN?
Allen Hughs  m son 6 IA
Orvel Hughs  m son 4 IA
Sarah Hughs  f dau 1m IA
Elizabeth Glison  f  9 IA ?

STORY CO. WASHINGTON TWP PG 192
Name Race  Sex Rela Age Pb Other
W. H. Fitch
M. P. Glefson w m  23 PN? Son of ?

WARREN CO. JEFFERSON TWP PG348 H45 F 47
Name Race  Sex Rela Age Pb Other
John Gleson w m head 30 IRE prob not a Glisson
Kate Gleson  f wife 27 IRE
Sarah Gleson  f dau 7 IL
Mary A . Gleson  f dau 5 IL
Margaret Gleson     f   dau  4 IL
Thomas Gleson  m son 3 IL
John Gleson  m son 1 IA

Ref:  1880 Soundex for Iowa-

WARREN CO. WASHINGTON TWP INDIANOLA SOUTH ST 31-232-22-15
Name Race  Sex Rela Age Pb F-pb M-pb Other
Oscar Glisan  w m head 31 MD   son of ?
Annie Glisan  f wife 28 IA
Mary Glisan  f dau 4 IL
Emula Glisan  f dau 1 IA

Ref:  1900 Soundex for Iowa-

POLK CO. CITY OF DES MOINES 1523 LINDEN ST 61-71-18-10
Name Race Sex Rela Dob Age Pob Other
John E. Alrich
Oscar E. Glisan w m b-law 1849 50 MD son of ?
Annie L. Glisan  f s-law May 1852 48 IA
Mary M. Glisan  f niece Geb 1876 24 IL

Ref:  No 1910 Soundex for Iowa-

Ref:  1920 Soundex for Iowa-

LEE CO.  46-71-3-574
Name Race Sex Rela Age Pb Other
U.S. McLauglin
Edna Glisan w f  19 MO dau of ?

LINN CO. CEDAR RAPIDS 49-148-10-48
Name Race Sex Rela Age Pb Other
Suona Glisan w f head 60 IA  liv alone widow of?

POLK CO. CITY OF DES MOINES 64-90-5-75
Name Race Sex Rela Age Pb Other
Carl G. Porter
Mary Glisan w f s-law 42 IA widow of ?
Lloyd J. Glisan  m son 9 IA

Ref:  1930   Iowa Census-

 Name                              Family Members                                                 Home in 1930                                   Birth            BP     Relation

 

J C Glisson               Rebecca Glisson                                               Spencer, Clay, IA                              abt 1870    Iowa      Head      

Rebecca Glisson      J C Glisson                                                         Spencer, Clay, IA                              abt 1882                   Wife      

Rumsey Glisson      J C Glisson,Rebecca Glisson                           Spencer, Clay, IA                              abt 1909                   Daughter              

Helen Glisson          J C Glisson,Rebecca Glisson                           Spencer, Clay, IA                              abt 1918                   Daughter              

 

Howard C Glisson   Ida M Glisson                                                    Knoxville, Marion, IA                       abt 1890    Iowa      Head      

Ida M Glisson          Howard C Glisson                                             Knoxville, Marion, IA                       abt 1890                   Wife      

C Gerald Glisson      Howard C Glisson,Ida M Glisson                   Knoxville, Marion, IA                       abt 1917                   Son        

Ruth O Glisson        Howard C Glisson,Ida M Glisson                   Knoxville, Marion, IA                       abt 1919                   Daughter              

Mavin H Glisson     Howard C Glisson,Ida M Glisson                   Knoxville, Marion, IA                       abt 1922                   Son        

Vora G Glisson         Howard C Glisson,Ida M Glisson                   Knoxville, Marion, IA                       abt 1929                   Daughter              

 

 N Milded Glison                                                                                  Laurens, Pocahontas, IA                   abt 1902   Iowa

 

Margaret Gleson                                                                                 Willow, Cherokee, IA                           abt 1910 Canada Daughter                                                    

 Saymore Gleson                                                                                  New Orleans, Orleans, LA                  abt 1875 Louisiana Boarder

 

Leo Glesson                Margaret Glesson                                                   Bertram, Linn, IA                         abt 1897 Michigan Head                   

Margaret Glesson      Leo Glesson                                                            Bertram, Linn, IA                         abt 1898                  Wife                    

Leon Glesson              Leo Glesson,Margaret Glesson                            Bertram, Linn, IA                         abt 1928                  Son                      

Edith Glesson             Leo Glesson,Margaret Glesson                            Bertram, Linn, IA                         abt 1928                  Daughter                                                  

 

Thomas G Glesson     Mellie M Glesson                                                   Pierce, Page, IA                           abt 1895 Missouri Head                    

 Mellie M Glesson      Thomas G Glesson                                                  Pierce, Page, IA                          abt 1903                  Wife

Carrol E Glesson       Thomas G Glesson,Mellie M Glesson                   Pierce, Page, IA                            abt 1927                  Son                  

 

  Oscar E Glisan                                                                                           Des Moines, Polk, IA                       abt 1849 Maryland Father-in-law  

Mary M Glisan                                                                    Des Moines, Polk, IA             abt 1876         Sister-in-law                              

 

Brief Sketch of Some Glisson Families in Iowa-

Solomon Glisan b. 1806 Frederick Co. MD son of John Glisan & Elizabeth Hartsock of Frederick Co. MD & grandson of Thomas & Margurite Glisan of County Limerick, Ireland & Frederick Co. MD.  Solomon listed in 1830-40 Frederick Co. MD census and in 1850 Henry Co. Iowa.  He died 1850-60.  His widow Mary was listed in 1860 Henry Co. IA & in 1870 in Lee Co. IA.  His son John listed in 1850 with parents in Henry Co. IA and in 1860-70-80 & 1900 census in Lewis Co. MO.  The family of Solomon can be found in Glisson Families in Maryland under descendants of Thomas & Marguerite Glisan of IRE & Frederick Co. MD.

 

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