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The Anglo-Saxon name Glascock comes from when the family resided in the township of Glascott, in the parish of Tamworth in the county of Warwickshire.

Early Origins of the Glascock family


The surname Glascock was first found in Warwickshire where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.

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Early History of the Glascock family

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Early History of the Glascock family


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Glascock Spelling Variations

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Glascock Spelling Variations


Before English spelling was standardized a few hundred years ago, spelling variations of names were a common occurrence. Elements of Latin, French and other languages became incorporated into English through the Middle Ages, and name spellings changed even among the literate. The variations of the surname Glascock include Glascock, Glascott, Glascote, Glascoke, Glascok, Glasscock, Glasscoke and many more.

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Early Notables of the Glascock family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Glascock family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Glascock family to Ireland

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Migration of the Glascock family to Ireland


Some of the Glascock family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Glascock family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Glascock family to the New World and Oceana


A great wave of immigration to the New World was the result of the enormous political and religious disarray that struck England at that time. Families left for the New World in extremely large numbers. The long journey was the end of many immigrants and many more arrived sick and starving. Still, those who made it were rewarded with an opportunity far greater than they had known at home in England. These emigrant families went on to make significant contributions to these emerging colonies in which they settled. Some of the first North American settlers carried this name or one of its variants:

Glascock Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Richard Glascock who settled in Virginia in 1635
  • John Glascock, who settled in Maryland in 1662
  • Francis Glascock, who arrived in Maryland in 1662 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • John Glascock, who landed in Maryland in 1662 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Richard Glascock, who arrived in Maryland in 1662 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Glascock Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Stephens Glascock, who landed in Mobile County, Ala in 1835 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • W H Glascock, who arrived in San Francisco, California in 1850 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • E Glascock, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1851 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Glascock Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Alfred Glascock, aged 28, who emigrated to America, in 1905
  • C. C. Glascock, aged 37, who landed in America, in 1910
  • Fred B Glascock, aged 23, who emigrated to the United States, in 1919
  • Fred B. Glascock, aged 23, who emigrated to Danville, Illinois, in 1919
  • Walter John H. Glascock, aged 16, who settled in America from Tring, England, in 1920
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Glascock (post 1700)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Glascock (post 1700)


  • William Nugent Glascock (1787-1847), American novelist
  • John Raglan Glascock (1845-1913), American politician, U.S. Representative from California
  • Kathryn Irene Glascock (1901-1923), American poet
  • William Glascock (1730-1793), the seventh Chairman of the Executive Council of Georgia during the American Revolution
  • Brian Glascock (b. 1948), American rock drummer for the Bee Gees, The Motels and many more
  • Thomas Glascock Jr. (1790-1841), American politician, soldier and lawyer, eponym of Glascock County, Georgia
  • John Glascock (1951-1979), American bass guitarist, backup vocalist the rock band Jethro Tull (1975 to 1979)

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Citations

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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