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Glover Family of Long Island
(Aft. 1610 - January 1665)
GLOVER was born in 1610 in Boston (of), Lincoln,
ENGL. He sailed on the Lyon to
Boston, MA from London on 22 Jun 1632 to Boston, MA. LYON,
Master, sailed from London June 22, 1632 and arrived September 16, 1632
Boston. "He brought one hundred and twenty three passengers,
fifty children, all, in health. They had been twelve weeks aboard
eight weeks from Land's End."
He was a ship carpenter in 1638 in
Salem, Essex, MA. He resided at Salem, MA from 1638 to
1644. He was
a member of First Church of Salem, MA on 10 Mar 1640. He moved in
1644 to to Gloucester, MA. He he was a Selectman from 1644 to
1645 in Gloucester, MA. He moved about 1651 to to Southold, Long
Island, NY. He was a shipbuilder from 1651 to 1665 in Southold
Island, Suffolk, Long Island, NY. He continued his shipbuilding
trade in his own shipyard across the
creek from his home.
He served in the military about 1655 in Lieutenant
in Colonial Army. He purchased land in 1658 in "Eagles Neck",
Oysterponds Neck, Long Island,
NY. This farm was called "a splendid place" which Charles owned
since 1658 but never lived on. He died in Jan 1665 in Southold
Island, Suffolk, Long Island, NY. He was married to Elizabeth
[GLOVER] about 1639 in Salem, Essex, MA.