Place:Glen, Montgomery, New York, United States

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NameGlen
TypeTown
Coordinates42.883°N 74.333°W
Located inMontgomery, New York, United States
Contained Places
Cemetery
Wyckoff Cemetery
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Glen is a town in Montgomery County, New York, United States. The population was 2,507 at the 2010 census. The town was named after Jacob Glen, an early landowner.

The Town of Glen is centrally located in the county, southwest of the City of Amsterdam.

History

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Glen was inside the original Town of Mohawk, which was subdivided out of existence. Glen was first settled in the 18th century, around 1725.

The town was formed in 1823 from the Town of Charleston.

In 1846, the community of Fultonville set itself apart from the town by incorporating as a village.

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  • Outstanding guide to Glen family history and genealogy resources (FamilySearch Research Wiki). Birth, marriage, and death records, town histories, cemeteries, churches, newspapers, libraries, and genealogical societies.


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