i have that charles is one of nine children of Joseph and Abigail (Howe) Gleason. Joseph was b. jan 02, 1774 in Marlboro, MA and d. mar 18, 1844 Lunenburg, VT. Abigail was b. jan 12, 1776 in Marlboro, MA and d. mar 05, 1853 in Lunenburg, VT. they m. sep 11, 1800 in Marlboro, MA. Joseph's parents were Joseph and Persis (Allen) Gleason. Joseph was b. dec 13, 1726 and d. may 14, 1805 and Persis was b. mar 02, 1735/36 and d. aug 25, 1812, all occured in Marlboro, MA. Joseph was one of 11 children.