Juan Gless

Male 1859 - 1924  (65 years)


Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Juan Gless 
    Born 25 Apr 1859  Navarre, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census Records 1910  El Toro, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    California, Orange, San Juan, District 0237-2a, page 3 
    • He was living in El Toro (San Juan district) with his wife, two children, father-in-law, Antoine Carle and a hired man, Juan Ustaris. He was 50 years old and she was 24. They were married for 5 years and had 2 children. He immigrated in 1885. He was a farmer with fruits and sheep.
    Census Records 1920  El Toro, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    California, Orange, El Toro, District 75-3b, page 6 
    • Juan & Antoinette Gless owned their farm in El Toro and lived there with their three children. He was 60 years old and she was 25. They both immigrated in 1900. He was a farmer on a general farm.
      Note: The census taker incorrectly listed her as being from Spain.
    Court Cases #24483 Insolvency of Sorzabal Co. 11/8/1895  [4
    Demographics Basque Immigrant 
    Southern California Years 1880-1924 
    Died 20 May 1924  El Toro, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried
    Gless, Juan & Antoinette headstone
    Gless, Juan & Antoinette headstone
    Person ID I0877  socalbbgd
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2016 

    Father Bernard Glaize or Cleiz,   b. 5 Mar 1834, Etorrarenia, Les Aldudes, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1901, Urepel, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Jeanne Arrossagaray or Barrandeguy,   b. 21 Sep 1833, Gorriaenia, St. Michel, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1907, Urepel, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 01 Dec 1854  Les Aldudes, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F188  Group Sheet

    Family Antoinette Carle,   b. 20 Jun 1885, Alsace-Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Nov 1960, Orange County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 14 Nov 1904  Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Madeline Estelle Gless,   b. 05 Sep 1905, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Pierre Gless,   b. 30 Mar 1907, El Toro, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1996, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2017 
    Family ID F191  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Gless, Juan and Antoinette (Carle), Pierre Gless and unknown person
    Gless, Juan and Antoinette (Carle), Pierre Gless and unknown person

    Histories
    Gless, Juan biography
    Gless, Juan biography
    History of Orange County
    Samuel Armor, 1923
    Historically Speaking: Basques settled in Saddleback Valley in late 1800s
    Historically Speaking: Basques settled in Saddleback Valley in late 1800s
    Published in Orange County Register on 10/22/2015
    Written by Janet Whitcomb

  • Sources 
    1. [S25] www.findagrave.com.

    2. [S66] 1910 US Federal Census - Orange County.

    3. [S67] 1920 US Federal Census - Orange County.

    4. [S14] Los Angeles County Court Cases.

    5. [S43] www.familysearch.org.

    6. [S31] Orange County, History of, Samuel Armor, (Historic Record Company).