James R. (could stand for Riley) Glass . Information suggests he was born 1775 in Burke County, N.C., married Sarah (could be Sally) Lester, died 1837 in Caldwell County, KY. One of his children was a son named George Riley Glass. He was born 8/27/1824, died 5/20/1910, both occurrences in Caldwell County, KY. James R. Glass' father was Alexander Glass born about 1753 in Donegal, Ireland (wife's name Isabel). His father was James Glass born about 1730 in Donegal, Ireland, died 1806 in Armagh Township, Miflin, Pa (wife's name Jane Gallagher). Going farther back, it is likely that his father's name was David Glass born 1705 in Ireland, died 1770? in Virginia (wife unknown). His father's name was Thomas Glass born 1675 in Ireland, died 1734 in Virginia (wife's name Elizabeth). All information should be verified.