Mary Alice Tabor

Female11 March 1834–29 April 1906

Brief Life History of Mary Alice

When Mary Alice Tabor was born on 11 March 1834, in Wayne, Kentucky, United States, her father, John S. Tabor, was 28 and her mother, Alice Thomas, was 26. She married Henry Abraham Loving on 6 June 1854, in Wayne, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Montana, Labette, Kansas, United States in 1880 and Louisburg Township, Montgomery, Kansas, United States in 1900. She died on 29 April 1906, in Elk City, Montgomery, Kansas, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Elk City, Montgomery, Kansas, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Mary Alice? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Henry Abraham Loving
Mary Alice Tabor
Marriage: 6 June 1854
William Oliver Loving
Octava Loving
about 1870–
Minnie Loving
Emily Clorence Loving
Sarah Frances Loving
John M. Loving
Sterling Preston Loving
Delbert Fisherman Loving
Samuel Sterling Loving
Mary Alice Loving
Minnie May Loving
Maude Pearl Loving

Sources (15)

  • Mary Tabor in household of John S Tabor, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Tabor, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979"
  • Mary Alice Tabor Loving, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 June 1854Wayne, Kentucky, United States
  • Children (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo

    Age 2

    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    1850 · 8th Most Populated State

    Age 16

    According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.


    Age 29

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English (southern): nickname from Middle English tabor, tabour ‘tabor’, a type of small drum (Old French tabor, tabour, tabur). Compare Taborn .

    Czech and Jewish (from Bohemia) (Tábor): habitational name from the city of Tábor in southern Bohemia, founded in 1420 by Hussites as their fortification and named after the Mount Tabor near Nazareth in the Palestine, an important Biblical site. The city's name came to denote a Taborite, a member of the radical wing of the Hussite movement. Compare 3 below.

    Slovenian, Croatian, and Polish: topographic name from tabor, a word of Czech (ultimately Biblical; see 2 above) or Turkish origin (from tabor ‘military camp’, also ‘battalion’), today meaning ‘camp’ (in Polish ‘camp of nomads’), but in Slovenian originally denoting a fortification, built in the times of the Turkish plunderage (15th–16th century) around a church atop a hill.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.