Angeline Lovejoy

September 1819–October 1903 (Age 84)
Jasper, Georgia, United States

The Life Summary of Angeline

When Angeline Lovejoy was born in September 1819, in Jasper, Georgia, United States, her father, Samuel Dare Lovejoy, was 39 and her mother, Sophia Mabry, was 24. She married Caswell Polk Sanford on 27 May 1839, in Coosa, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Elmore, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. She died in October 1903, at the age of 84, and was buried in Bullard Cemetery, Eclectic, Elmore, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Caswell Polk Sanford
Angeline Lovejoy
Marriage: 27 May 1839
Louisa Margaret Sanford
John Sanford
Samuel Green Sanford
Mary Ann Evaline Virginia Sanford
Exer A. Sanford

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 May 1839Coosa, Alabama, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 1
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
    1820 · Alabama Supreme Court Convenes
    Age 1
    The Alabama Supreme Court convened for the first time on May 8, 1820.
    Age 27
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Middle English love(n), luve(n) ‘to love’ (Old English lufian) + Middle English joie ‘joy’ (Old French joie), possibly ironic.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Sources (18)

    • Angeline Sanford in household of Casmad Sanford, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Angelina Lovejoy, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
    • Lovejoy in entry for Exa Sanford, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"

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