John Wesley Glovier

10 April 1881–11 July 1963 (Age 82)
St. Paul, Wise, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of John Wesley

When John Wesley Glovier was born on 10 April 1881, in St. Paul, Wise, Virginia, United States, his father, Griffith Gardner Glovier, was 32 and his mother, Sarah Agnes Aliff, was 31. He married Nannie Melissa Mays about 1910, in Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Lipps, Wise, Virginia, United States for about 20 years and Lipps District, Wise, Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 11 July 1963, in Bristol, Sullivan, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Temple Hill Cemetery, Temple Hill, Russell, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Wesley Glovier
Nannie Melissa Mays
Marriage: about 1910
Rosie E. Glovier
Noah Hopkins Glovier
Roy Stewart Glovier
Blanch V. Glovier
Allie Melissa Glovier
Francis G. Glovier
Griffith James Glovier
Nelson Glovier
Audrey Glovier
Lola Glovier

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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
Age 1
A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument
Age 13
On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
Age 22
A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Glover .

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

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Sources (17)

  • John Glover, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John W Glouier in household of Griffith G Glouier, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Glovier in household of Griffith Glovier, "United States Census, 1880"

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