|Birth: ||Jan. 30, 1830|
|Death: ||Mar. 16, 1911|
Son of William R. Gladdin and Violet (Wilson) Gladdin.
Married Susan Jane Jones. They divorced.
Married Julia Ann Frisby before 1865.
Married Louisa Hart.
This sketch was published in 1990:
In 1845, when Joseph Gladin was 15 years old, William (his father) moved on Fredrick Creek in Oregon County west of Couch, Missouri. When the Civil War broke out, Joseph enlisted in Col. Freeman's Regiment Cavalry. After the Civil War, he moved out by the Grand Gulf. The house that he built in 1867 is still standing.
In the middle of the 1870's Joseph moved to Clifton, where he had a general merchandise store and grist mill at Spring City just north of Mammoth Spring, Arkansas. In the middle 1880's, when the railroad came to Thayer, Joseph moved to Thayer from Clifton and opened a meat market in Thayer in the block where the Bank of Thayer is now located. In the middle 1890's Joseph moved to Lanton, MO, where he was postmaster for several years.
Joseph Gladin was married thre times. He had 15 children and four step-children.
He died in March 1911, at the age of 81 years.
(OREGON COUNTY HISTORY BOOK, p.150-151)
Uncle Joe Gladden, one of the pioneer settlers of this country passed away at his home about four miles southwest of town, Friday morning. He had been a resident of this country for about seventy years.
(THE SOUTH MISSOURIAN-DEMOCRAT, 23/Mar/1911)
Gladin, Gladdin and Gladden seem to be interchangeable spellings of this family name.
William R Gladin (1784 - 1879)
Susan Jones Gladin Tinkle (1827 - 1908)
Julia Ann Frisby Gladin (1842 - 1883)
Louisa Hart Gladin (1857 - 1936)
Ezekiel Jones Gladin (1858 - 1918)*
James K. P. Gladin (1880 - 1888)*
Ray R Gladin (1896 - 1979)*
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Record added: May 01, 2008
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