GLADDEN AND ELIZA ALANSON
In the 1880 United States Census of Lakefield Township, Saginaw County, Michigan, Gladden's occupation was a farmer. It states Gladden was born in Michigan in 1851 and Eliza was born in Michigan in 1862.
In the 1880 Michigan Agriculture Census, Gladden owned 40 acres of land; 3 acres of it was tilled land and 37 acres was woodland or forest.
Gladden was elected School Inspector April 5, 1880.
SOURCES: 1880 Michigan Agricultural Census; 1880 United States Census; Lakefield Township Records.
Pioneers of Lakefield Township - Left to Right: Jacob Brown, Lawrence Dubay, Alva Hinterman, David Dubay, Mr. Harris, George Easlick, Calvin Harris; Ray Rowell standing towards the top of photo and his daughters, Mildred, Dorothy, and Carrie Rowell, sitting on the wood pile. Carry Rowell later married Fred Honaman. photo from John and Linda Honaman Johnson.
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