Place:Glenn, California, United States

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NameGlenn
Alt namesGlennsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates39.6°N 122.433°W
Located inCalifornia, United States     (1891 - )
See alsoColusa, California, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
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Glenn County is a county in the U.S. state of California, located in the California Central Valley. As of 2010, it has a population of 28,122. The county seat is the city of Willows.

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History

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Glenn County was formed in 1891 from parts of Colusa County. It was named for Hugh J. Glenn, who was the largest wheat farmer in the state during his lifetime, and a man of great prominence in political and commercial life in California.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1891 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1891 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1891 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1891 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1891 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1900 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1900 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1955 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1900 5,150
1910 7,172
1920 11,853
1930 10,935
1940 12,195
1950 15,448
1960 17,245
1970 17,521
1980 21,350
1990 24,798

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