Zac Efron

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Zac Efron

Movie Actor


    Elmer Joy Glidden

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    • 5th Generation — 2nd Great-grandfather of Zac Efron
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 28 
    • Birth Date:
    • 19 Dec 1862 
    • Birth Location:
    • Paw Paw, Van Buren, Michigan 
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    • Death Date:
    • 4 Apr 1946 
    • Death Location:
    • Seattle, King, Washington 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 22 Mar 1896 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Mattawan, Van Buren, Michigan 
    • Notes: 
    • Elmer Glidden's middle name was originally Ellsworth. Apparently it was changed at some point to Joy.

      Elmer Glidden's birthplace was given as Paw Paw, Van Buren County, Michigan, on his son Joseph's WWI draft registration. Other published sources give other location in Van Buren County.

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  • Sources for Elmer Joy Glidden

    • 1 Federal Census, MI, Van Buren, 1900, Almena, E.D. 129, Sheet 1A, Image 1 of 21, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 2 Federal Census, WA, Kittitas County, 1910, South Ellensburg, E.D. 93, Sheet 8B, Image 16 of 21, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 4 U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Draft registration for son Joseph Glidden, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 6 Washington, Select Death Certificates, 1907-1960, Death record for Elmer J. Glidden, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 7 Chamberlain, George Walter and Lucia Glidden Strong, ed., The Descendants of Charles Glidden of Portsmouth and Exeter, New Hampshire, Boston, Massachusetts: Unknown (1925), 294, 358, FamilySearch.org (Online Database).

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