Re: CHESTER MORRIS GLACKENS - PHILADELPHIA USA
I have the following:Chester Morris Glackens (b. 08 May 1853 PA) m. 24 Nov 1881 to Gertrude H. Matsinger (b. May 1856 PA; d. 18 Jul 1911).Chester was the son of Daniel Logue Glackens (b. Abt. 1800 County Donegal, Ireland; d 05 Apr 1872 Philadelphia, PA) m. 23 Feb 1831 to Sarah Ovenshine (b. 18 Jul 1813 Pottstown, Montgomery Co., PA; d. 02 April 1893 Pottstown, Montgomery Co., PA).Daniel was a master printer. In the 1920 Census for Philadelphia Co., PA. Chester was listed as a Post Office Clerk.Chester had an older brother named William J. Glackens and a brother named Samuel Glackens.Samuel had a son William Glackens (b. 1870) who was a well known painter.Chester was the youngest of 9 children that Daniel & Sarah had.