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Abigail (Glover) Ells (1677)

Abigail Ells formerly Glover
Born in Milton, Suffolk, Massachusetts Baymap
Ancestors ancestors
Sister of [half] and
Wife of — married 17 Feb 1709 in Milton, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colonymap
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 1 Oct 2009
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Abigail Glover was the daughter of Henry Glover and Hannah Unknown.[1][2]

Abigail was born 12 Jun 1677 in Milton, Massachusetts.[1][2]

Abigail and Thomas Ells made their marriage intentions known 7 Jan 1709 in Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts Bay.[3] They were married 17 Feb 1709 in Milton.[1][4] Another marriage record is on the same page for an Abigail Glover of Milton marrying Benjamin Tilson of Stoughton in 1762.[4] This second Abigail is a different person, Abigail Holmes, b 1729, daughter of Abijah Holmes, and widow of John Glover.[5]

Children include:

Her husband’s Will of 3 Apr 1724/25 mentions Abigail and their children Joshua, John, Abigail, and Jude.[6]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 Glover, Anna.. Glover memorials and genealogies : an account of John Glover of Dorchester, and his descendants, with a brief sketch of some of the Glovers who first settled in New Jersey, Virginia, and other places. unknown: unknown, 1867. p 512 Image
  2. 2.0 2.1 Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts. Massachusetts Vital and Town Records. Provo, UT: Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook). Ancestry Record 2495 #81905152
    Name: Abegal Glover
    Event Type: Birth
    Birth Date: 12 Jun 1677
    Birth Place: Milton, Massachusetts
    Father Name: Henry Glover
  3. "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 19 April 2021), Thomas Ells and Abigail Glover, 7 Jan 1709; citing Marriage, Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth, Boston; FHL microfilm 007009779.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2011.Page 125 of the transcript. Original data: Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts. Massachusetts Vital and Town Records. Provo, UT: Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook).
  5. Tilson, Mercer Vernon; The Tilson Geneology, From Edmond Tilson At Plymouth; Memorial Press, Plymouth, 1911 p 41
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 Suffolk County (Massachusetts) Probate Records, 1636-1899; Author: Massachusetts. Probate Court (Suffolk County); Probate Place: Suffolk, Massachusetts Ancestry Record 9069 #372484

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