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Glenn Close

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Glenn Close

Movie, Television, and Stage Actress


    Elizabeth Taliaferro

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    • Grandmother of Glenn Close — 3rd Generation
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    • Birth Date:
    • 27 Apr 1897 
    • Birth Location:
    • Galveston, Galveston Co., Texas 
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    • Death Date:
    • 26 Dec 1988 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 8 Apr 1920 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut 
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    • Elizabeth Taliaferro's given name is also seen as Betsey.

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  • Sources for Elizabeth Taliaferro

    • 2 Federal Census, TX, Galveston County, 1900, Galveston Ward 7, E.D. 128, Sheet 22B, Image 44 of 44.
    • 3 Federal Census, NY, New York County, 1920, Manhattan A.D. 12, E.D. 930, Sheet 13B, Image 36 of 42.
    • 4 Genealogies of Virginia Families: From Tyler's Quarterly Historical and Genealogical Magazine, Baltimore, Maryland: Reprinted for Clearfield Company by Genealogical Publishing Company (2007), Vol. 3, p. 513.
    • 5 NEHGS NEXUS: New England Across the United States, 1991, Vol. 8, p. 30.
    • 7 U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, Draft registration for son William Taliaferro Close.
    • 10 Close, Jessie, with Pete Earley and Glenn Close, Resilience: Two Sisters and a Story of Mental Illness, New York: Grand Central Publishing (2015).

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