Glen, James, 1701-1777

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From the guide to the Glen, James, 1749, (Senate House Library, University of London)

Colonial governor of South Carolina.

From the description of Autograph document signed : to Thomas Charnock and William Davis, 1753 August 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269561375

Governor of S.C. 1738-1756; resident in S.C., 1743-1761; native of Linlithgow, Scotland; Glen's sister, Margaret, married S.C. planter John Drayton, Jr. in 1752; after Glen's departure from S.C., Drayton managed Glen's business affairs in the colony.

From the description of James Glen papers, 1738-1777. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 41883497

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn New York (State). Documents, 1746-1751. Newberry Library
creatorOf Glen, James, 1749 Senate House Library, University of London
referencedIn William Henry Lyttelton papers, Lyttelton, William Henry, papers, 1730-1806, 1755-1761 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Glen, James, 1701-1777. Autograph document signed : to Thomas Charnock and William Davis, 1753 August 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Halifax, George Montagu-Dunk, Earl of, 1716-1771. Letter to Robert Dinwiddie, 1754 July 6. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf William L. Clements Library. William Henry Lyttelton papers, 1730-1806. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn Cureton, Everard, d. 1852. Everard Cureton conveyance of title deed, 1828 Feb. 14 (Kershaw District, S.C.). University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Davie, Preston, b. 1881. Preston Davie collection, 1560-1903. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Glen, James, 1701-1777. James Glen papers, 1738-1777. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
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associatedWith Bulloch, Joseph Gaston Baillie, 1852- person
associatedWith Charnock, Thomas, fl. 1753, person
associatedWith Cureton, Everard, d. 1852. person
associatedWith Davie, Preston, b. 1881. person
associatedWith Davis, William, fl. 1753, person
associatedWith Drayton, Charles, 1785-1844. person
correspondedWith Drayton, John, 1713-1779 person
associatedWith Drayton, Margaret Glen, d. 1772. person
associatedWith Drayton, William Henry, 1742-1779. person
associatedWith Glen family. family
associatedWith Halifax, George Montagu-Dunk, Earl of, 1716-1771. person
associatedWith Lords Commissioners for Trade and Plantations corporateBody
associatedWith New York (State) corporateBody
associatedWith South Carolina. Governor (1743-1756 : Glen) corporateBody
associatedWith William L. Clements Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Woodward, Thomas. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Charleston (S.C.)
South Carolina
South Carolina USA North America
Craven County (N.C.)
South Carolina--Charleston County
Slavery--History--18th century
Plantation management
Colonial administration
Indians of North America--Government relations--to 1789
Political systems
Plantations--Economic aspects
Indians of North America--Colonial period--ca. 1600-1775
Colonial countries
Plantation life--History--18th century


Birth 1701

Death 1777-07-18



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