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Naval officer

Henry Glass, American naval officer. Served in Canandaigua, S. Atlantic Blockading Squadron, 1863, Pawnee, 1863-1865; member Examining and Retiring Bds., 1891-1892.

Background

Glass, Henry was born on January 7, 1844 in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, United States. Son of Henry and Martha K. Glass.

Education

Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1863.

Career

Promoted ensign, May 28, 1863. Advanced through grades to rear admiral, October 9, 1901.

Membership

Served in Canandaigua, S. Atlantic Blockading Squadron, 1863, Pawnee, 1863-1865. Member Examining and Retiring Bds., 1891-1892.

Connections

Married Ella M. Johnson, March 15, 1881.

father:
Henry Glass

mother:
Martha K. Glass

spouse:
Ella M. Johnson