Allen Glover

about 1815–
United States

The Life of Allen

Allen Glover was born about 1815, in United States. He married Rita Shelton on 22 June 1836, in Sumter, Alabama, United States.

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Allen Glover
1815–
Rita Shelton
1816–
Marriage: 22 June 1836

Spouse and Children

    Male1815–Male

    Rita Shelton

    Female1816–Female

MARRIAGE
22 June 1836
Sumter, Alabama, United States

World Events (3)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 5

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1820 · Making Land more affordable

Age 5

"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."

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)

  • Allen Glover, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Allen Glover, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Allen Glover, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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