I am looking for information on my grandfathers past. His name was Malachi Thaddeus Gleason. He was the son of Robert Patrick Gleason and Mary Flanagan Gleason. Robert was born in Ireland abt 1844 and died in Scipio Center N.Y. between 1880-1890.He served in the civil war in the 3rd New York Light Artillery in D & E Battery.Mary Flanagan was born in County Ross Commons Ireland on 24 June 1851 and died 11 Oct 1942 in Scottsville New York.
Malachi married Elizabeth Anne McDonald of D'Escousse Nova Scotia Canada on Feb.1914 in Halifax.