Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Glenns in:
 • Minert Cemetery
 • Postville
 • Allamakee County
 • Iowa
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Susannah Vivien Elsey Glenn
Birth: Apr. 22, 1849
Green County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Aug. 24, 1906
Waukon
Allamakee County
Iowa, USA

Obituary

The deceased was born April 22, 1849 in Monroe, Green Co. Wisconsin. Her parents moved to Allamakee Co. Iowa in the sme year, where she was reared to the age of 32 years then moved to S.Dakota where she was married.

David Gratz Glenn and Susannah V. Elsey was married on the 31 day of August 1884 by Rev. S.S. Vivien of the Methodist Church of Plankinton, S.Dakota, to whom five children were born; four in S. Dakota, 1 in Milwaukee, Wis. Sarah Wilma Glenn, Nov. 29, 1885; Ruby Maud Glenn, April 22, 1887; Roy Glenn, April 21, 1889; Elsey Mabel Glenn, Feb. 28, 1891; Merville Glenn, Aug. 29, 1893.

Last Sunday at Bethel Church August 24, 1906, the funeral wervices were held of Mrs. Susan Glenn. Mrs. Glenn had lived here 25 years and was loved and respected by all who knew her. A large number of friends and relatives gathered at the church to pay their last respects to one who they loved. The service was conducted by Rev. Montgomery and the remains were interred in Minert Cemetary. Two brothers, T.W. Elsey and Henry Elsey of Lake City Iowa and Mr. & Mrs. Minnich of David City, Nebr. wee among the relatives present. Five children and husband are left to mourn the departed one. The younger girl will go home to her uncle T.W. Elsey of Lake City, Iowa and the youngest boy will make his home with the uncle and aunt, Mr. & Mrs. Minnich in David City, Nebr.

Death of Mrs. D.G. Glenn occured at her home in the city on Friday eve last after a lingering illness due to consumption. She was past middle age of life and is survived by husband and family of five children. The funeral occured Sunday in Lybr and cemetary in Post Township. Mr. Glenn is critically ill and the family have the sympathy of all in their sorrow.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Sarah Callendar Elsey (1819 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  David Gratz Glenn (1841 - 1906)
 
 Children:
  Sarah Wilma Glenn Knowles (1885 - 1956)*
  Ruby Maude Glenn Nissen (1887 - 1943)*
  Elsey Mable Glenn Mcgrady (1891 - 1975)*
  Merville Glenn (1893 - 1952)*
 
 Sibling:
  Susannah Vivien Elsey Glenn (1849 - 1906)
  Elizabeth Elsey Minick (1852 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Dau of George Elsey and Sarah Ann Callendar; wife of David Glenn.
 
Burial:
Minert Cemetery
Postville
Allamakee County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: Cristy
Originally Created by: P2-ABQ
Record added: Aug 05, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5667893
Susannah Vivien <i>Elsey</i> Glenn
Added by: Cristy
 
Susannah Vivien <i>Elsey</i> Glenn
Added by: Cristy
 
Susannah Vivien <i>Elsey</i> Glenn
Added by: Cristy
 
 
There are 4 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Cristy
 Added: Apr. 26, 2015
THINKING OF YOU GREAT GRANDMOTHER!
- Cristy
 Added: Nov. 25, 2010

- Cristy
 Added: Oct. 1, 2010
There are 2 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
This page is sponsored by: Cristy

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service