Thomas Glover

1845–17 September 1884 (Age 39)
Rainford, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Glover was born in 1845, in Rainford, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Glover, was 37 and his mother, Martha Rigby, was 27. He married Ann Whalley on 24 February 1869, in Rainford, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Windle, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1891. He died on 17 September 1884, at the age of 39.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Glover
1845–1884
Ann Whalley
1846–
Marriage: 24 February 1869
Sarah Jane Glover
1869–
Martha Glover
1872–
Thomas Glover
1875–
Margaret Glover
1877–
Amelia Glover
1882–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 February 1869
Rainford, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1808–1867Male

    Martha Rigby

    Female1818–Female

siblings

(16)

    William Glover

    Male1837–Male

    Charles Glover

    Male1838–Male

    Mary Glover

    Female1840–Female

    Female1841–1895Female

    Albert Glover

    Male1844–Male

+11 More Children

World Events (5)

1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire

Age 5

When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 9

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers

Age 14

The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

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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Sources (3)

  • Thomas Glover, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Thomas Glover, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Thomas Glover in household of George Glover, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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