When Sarah Loveday was born on 20 July 1704, in Great Waltham, Essex, England, her father, Thomas Loveday, was 35 and her mother, Grace Pepper, was 35. She married Thomas Mattock on 12 April 1726, in Danbury, Essex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 8 April 1777, in Great Baddow, Essex, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 72, and was buried in Great Baddow, Essex, England, United Kingdom.
from the Middle English female personal nameLoveday, Old English Lēofdæg, composed of theelements lēof ‘dear, beloved’ + dæg‘day’.
nickname for someone who had some particular associationwith a ‘loveday’. According to medieval custom this was a day setaside for the reconciliation of enemies and amicable settlement ofdisputes.