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Name:James Anderson Glenn
Affiliation:Class of 1856
Biography & Genealogy:James Anderson Glenn, Class of 1856: Born- April 19, 1836 in Cunningham, Person Co. NC. Father- Archibald Glenn; Mother- Mary Cunningham. Pat. Grandfather- James Anderson Glenn (born in Glascow, Scotland) Grandmother- Isabel Wilson. Mat. Grandfather- Alexander Cunningham; Mat. Grandmother- Patsy M. Wilson. Married- 1st- Susan Jane Major, 2nd- Mary Florine Daniel. Children- By 1st Wife- 1- Mrs. J.L. Simpson [given name unknown]; 2- Mrs. M.G. Jones; 3- Mrs. J.T. Parkinson; 4- Miss I.S. Glenn; By 2nd Wife 5- Miss Florine Daniel Glenn; 6- Miss Dorothy Lee Glenn. Entered VMI- July 21, 1852; Resigned- Oct. 15, 1852 failing Math and Conduct. Civil War Service- No official records of service found, though unofficial source says he served with Co. C of the 3rd Va. Cavalry. Career- Farmer, Tobacconist, Member of Va. Legislature 1906-08. Died- Sept. 11, 1910.
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