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James McGlashun

Also Known As: "James /McGlashan/"
Birthdate: (79)
Birthplace: Argyleshire, Scotland
Death: October 27, 1872 (75-83)
Sharon, Noble, Ohio, USA
Place of Burial: Ohio, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of William McGlashan and Elspat McArthur
Husband of Phoebe Fisher
Father of Jane Fogle (McGlashun); Calvin M McGlashan; Cyrus McGlashan; Thomas Chambers McGlashan; Clarissa Elswpit McGlashen and 1 other

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About James McGlashun

McGlashan (various spellings). Meaning: sept of mackintosh clan.

There are many spelling variations for Clan MacKintosh. Mac/Mc in Gaelic means "son of" is interchangeable. Included are families (known as Septs) with different surnames from the original Clan name. Throughout the centuries, surnames have continued to “develop” often leading to astonishing variants of the original MacKintosh spelling.

Those families who acquired their names through marriage or from other families combining with the clan are true Clans people. The MacIntosh Clan Crest which, all members are entitled to wear, is from the crest on the top of the Clan Chief’s “Coat of Arms”. The complete MacKintosh Coat of Arms is displayed only by the Clan Chief and passes down directly to his eldest son. The wearing of your Clan MacKintosh Chief’s Crest, is a way of honoring your Chief, your Clan and your Scottish ancestry.


Mcglashan Name Meaning

   Scottish and Irish (western Ulster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Glasáin (see McGlasson). In Ireland, in many cases, this surname has been translated as Green.


The original Gaelic form of the name McGlashan is Mac Glasain or Mac Glaisin; both are derived from the word "glas", which means "green" or "gray-green".


All Mcglashan's in the Civil War: 10 Confederate: 6 Union: 4

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James McGlashun's Timeline

Argyleshire, Scotland
April 19, 1819
Age 26
Moon, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA
Age 34
Muskingum, Ohio, USA
February 20, 1829
Age 36
Monroe, Ohio, USA
August 4, 1831
Age 38
Sharon, Noble, Ohio, USA
December 19, 1836
Age 43
Sharon, Noble, Ohio, USA
October 20, 1847
Age 54
Sharon, Noble, Ohio, USA
October 27, 1872
Age 79
Sharon, Noble, Ohio, USA
Ohio, USA