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1880's Wilfred Glass Cabinet Photo, Rochester NY to Chicago Illinois


#799 Glass Surname, Glass Family, Glass Genealogy:

On reverse: "Wilfred Glass" is handwritten in old period dip pen ink. Photo Type: Original Antique Victorian Cabinet Card Photograph. Photographer: Miller, 156 State Street, Rochester, Monroe County, New York. (thought to be Albert H. Miller born 1882, or the family of, as he is listed as a Rochester photographer in the 1910 census, any help appreciated, email Debra here.)

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Wilfred Glass 1868-1934 born in New York to father John Glass, 1818-1894 born in Belfast, Ireland and mother Ruth Phillips Glass or Ruth F. Glass 1826-1902, born in Coldwater, Monroe County, New York.

He married Emma A. Webb Glass 1869-1939 in in Chicago, Illinois in 1902. She was born in Beaver Dam, Dodge County, Wisconsin to Theron Thomas Webb 1818–1901 and Minerva Elizabeth MacGraw Webb 1823–1897. Her siblings were Judson Webb 1845–1905, Mary Webb 1847–1877, James C. Webb 1850, Elizabeth Webb 1854–1932, Ada E. Webb 1858–1919, William H. Webb 1862, Harriet W. Webb 1863–1935, Venus Webb 1869–1957 and Alfred Lacey Webb 1872–1934. Wilfred died on in Chicago, Illinois, at 66 years of age.

Wilfred Glass in the 1870 United States Federal Census
Age in 1870: 2
Birth Year: abt 1868
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1870: Gates, Monroe, New York
Father of Foreign Birth: Yes
Household, Age, Birthplace:
John H Glass 52 Ireland
Ruth Glass 44 New York
Minnie Glass 20
Charles Glass 17
Ansel Glass 12
Edith Glass 5
Wilfred Glass 2
Elverta Jewett 20 (teacher)

Wilfred A Glass in the New York State Census, 1875
Event Place Gates, Monroe, New York
Age 7
Relationship to Head of Household Son
Birth Year (Estimated) 1868
Household, Age, Birthplace:
John H Glass Father M 56 Ireland
Ruth J Glass Wife F 49 New York
Charles H Glass Son M 22
Ansel B Glass Son M 17
Edith G Glass Daughter F 9
Wilfred A Glass Son M 7
Walter Glass Son M 4

This is a beautiful image. Census records might also read Will Glass or Fred Glass. This would have been taken when he was about 15-20 years of age, in 1883-1888. A clearly signed piece from this Irish Glass family, with Rochester NY roots.

Size: 4.5 by 7 inches
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy    Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)

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