Glover, Vermont

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

United States Gotoarrow.png Vermont Gotoarrow.png Orleans Gotoarrow.png Glover

Brief History

The town of Glover was granted on November 20, 1783 by the Vermont Legislature.  It contains two unincorporated villages, Glover and West Glover.

The town is named for Brigadier General John Glover who served in the American Revolutionary War. He was the prime proprietor of the town.

The population at the 2010 US Census was 1,122. [1]  [2]  [3]

Historical Data

Town Histories

Vital Records

FamilySearch Historical Records Collection has Vermont birth, death, and marriage records online.

Military Records

Probate Records

Orleans Probate Division
247 Main Street
Newport, VT · 05855
Phone: (802) 334-3305

Church Records

City Directories

1884 Town Directory


1878 map of Glover

1878 map of Glover Town West, Glover Town


The following is a list of major cemeteries in present-day Glover. For location of all cemeteries, see Cemeteries of Vermont, Orleans County, website at this link.  

Town Records

Town Clerk Vital and Town Records, 1922-2000, can be found on FamilySearch (browse only images).

The Family History Library has microfilm of original records from the Glover Town Clerk's Office. These include Records of births, marriages, and deaths of Glover, Vermont, 1802-May 2000, Cemetery deeds, 1903-1953, and Deeds, 1820-1852.

Glover Town Clerk's Office
51 Bean Hill Rd.
Glover, VT 05839
Phone: (802) 525-6227


The Newport Daily Express

Libraries and Historical Societies

Glover Public Library
51 Bean Hill Rd.
Glover, VT 05839
Phone: (802) 525-4365
Glover Public Library Facebook Page

Glover Historical Society
P.O. Box 208
Glover VT 05839

Northeast Kingdom Genealogy - Genealogy resources for towns in the counties of Essex, Orleans and Caledonia.


Adjacent towns: