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Glass Genealogy & History

Glass is an Anglo-Saxon name that occurs primarily in the westernmost of the counties in the West Midlands. As one would think, it refers to a glass-blower, from the Old English "glaes", meaning glass, which itself is related to the word "glaed", which means shining. Glass family history gets into the books with the marriage of Ricardus Glase to Margeriam Higgons at Pontesbury, Shropshire, in 1540. Glass family history lays claim to many famous people, such as second cousins radio host Ira Glass and minimalist composer Philip Glass, as well as Rear Admiral Henry Glass.


Glass Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Mason Glass-- --, 1919August 26,1989KY
Babette Glass-- --, 1919May 23,2007NY
C E Glass-- --, 1920July 17,2005PA
D Lovella Glass-- --, 1926October 28,1999FL

Glass Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Leo Glass-- --, 1924November ,1983Cincinnati,OH
Fangie Glass-- --, 1901May ,1984Bienville,LA
G Graham Glass-- --, 1914October 21,2005Raleigh,NC
H Keith Glass-- --, 1929May 18,2002Broken Arrow,OK

Glass Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
David GlassElaine MccrackenFebruary 13,1966Wake, NC
George GlassEmily ThompsonDecember 23,1939Wake, NC
John GlassThelma FreemanJuly 22,1939Wake, NC
Thomas GlassJean DewittDecember 26,1953Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Glass

652nd: Hebert653rd: Gentry
654th: Winters655th: O'Neal
656th: Case657th: Blackwell
658th: Huber659th: Bender
660th: O'Connell661st: Santos

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