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Amos Glover, Sr
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Birth: Sep. 7, 1762, England
Death: 1850
Flat Rock
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA

Son of
John Adams Glover & Margaret Hamley

Husband of
#1 Drucilla Spurgeon (m. 1799)
#2 Elizabeth Gilmore (m. 1826)

Father of
1. Richard Glover b. 1799
2. William Squire Glover b. 1802
3. Mary Ann (Glover) Moyers b. 1804
4. Elizabeth (Glover) Conneway b. 1807
5. Nancy (Glover) Jeffreys b. 1810
6. Joseph Glover b. 1813
7. Amos Glover, Jr b. 1815
8. Charles Glover b. 1818
9. Maria Glover b. 1821
10 Harrison Glover b. 1828
11 Alpheus A. Glover, Sr
12 Julia Ann Glover
13 John Glover
14 Martin Van Buren Glover
15 Elias Glover
16 Matilda (Glover) Landman
17 Sarah Elizabeth (Glover) Osler
18 Eliza Glover

U.S. Marriage record revealed Amos Glover was born in 1762 in England, Drusilla Spurgeon was born in 1778 in Maryland and they were married in Virginia.

Amos was about thirty-seven and Drusilla was about twenty-one when they married in January 1799.

The 1810 census revealed they were living in Monongalia County, Virginia. Household members: Amos Glover (26-44), Drusilla (16-25), Richard & William (under 10) and Mary & Elizabeth (under 10).

The 1820 census of August 7, revealed they were living in Preston County, Virginia. Household members: Amos Glover (26-44), Drusilla (45 & up), Richard & William (16-25), Joseph, Amos & Charles (under 10) and Nancy & Maria (under 10).

Their known children:

Richard Glover (b.1799 d.1886)*
William Squire Glover (b.1802 d.1877)
Mary Ann Glover (Mayers)(b.1804 d.1887)
Elizabeth Glover (Conneway)(b.1807)
Nancy Glover (Jeffreys)(b.1810)
Joseph Glover (b.1813 d.1860)
Amos Glover (b.1815)
Charles Glover (b.1818 d.1874)
Maria Glover (b.1820)

They had been married about twenty-five years and their daughter, Marie was about four years old when Drusilla died in 1824.

Marriage record revealed Amos Glover of England and Elizabeth Gilmore, born about 1805 in Virginia were married in Pennsylvania.

Amos was about fifty-six and Elizabeth was about twenty-two when they married about 1827.

The 1830 census revealed they were living in Preston County, Virginia. Household members: Amos Glover (50-59), Elizabeth (20-29), Amos & Charles (10-14), Harrison & Alpheus (under 5) and Maria (5-9). Amos's son, Richard and family lived three doors away.

The 1840 census revealed Amos was employed in agriculture and they were living in Henry Clay, Fayette County, Pa. Household members: Amos Glover (60-69), Elizabeth (30-39)), Harrison & Alpheus (10-14), John (5-9), Martin & Elias (under 5), Maria (15-19) and Julia Ann (5-9). Amos's son, Amos and family lived next door and his son, Charles and family lived two doors away.

Their known children:
Harrison Glover (b.1828 d.1910)
Alpheus Glover (b.1830 d.1872)
Julia Ann Glover (b.1831 d.1906)
John Glover (b.1833 d.1914)
Martin Van Buren Glover (b.1837 d.1922)
Elias Glover (b.1838 d.1875)
Matilda Glover (Landman)(b.1841 d.1920)
Sarah Elizabeth Glover (Osler)(b.1844 d.1919)
Eliza Glover (b.1846 d.1850)DY
Elijah Glover (b.1846)

They had been married about twenty-three years and their son, Elijah was four years old when Amos died before September 1850.

The 1850 census of September 28, revealed Elizabeth was a widow and her property value was $1600. Household members: Elizabeth Glover (40), Alpheus (20), Julia (18), John (17), Van Buren (14), Elias (12), Matilda (9), Sarah (6) and Elijah (4). Amos lived to age 79.
 
 
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 Spouses:
  Drusilla Spurgeon Glover (1778 - 1824)*
  Elizabeth Gilmore Glover (1805 - 1890)*
 
 Children:
  Richard Glover (1799 - 1886)*
  William Squire Glover (1802 - 1877)*
  Nancy Glover Jeffreys (1810 - 1869)*
  Maria Glover Show (1821 - 1910)*
  Harrison Glover (1828 - 1910)*
  Alpheus A. Glover (1830 - 1872)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Glover Osler (1844 - 1919)*
  Eliza Glover (1846 - 1850)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Beaver Creek Cemetery
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Marigay
Record added: Jun 28, 2002
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