John Glover

1 January 1723–
Over, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Glover was born on 1 January 1723, in Over, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Glover, was 26 and his mother, Margaret Nixon, was 25. He married Mrs Mary Glover about 1748, in Over, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom.

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John Glover
Mrs Mary Glover
Marriage: about 1748

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about 1748
Over, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

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World Events (4)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 78

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 85

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.

Age 92

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker or seller of gloves, Middle English glovere, an agent noun from Old English glōf ‘glove’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • John Glover, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • sources for John Glover

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