Ann Elizar “Eliza” Lovvorn

4 January 1817–1881 (Age 63)
Morgan, Georgia, United States

The Life of Ann Elizar “Eliza”

When Ann Elizar “Eliza” Lovvorn was born on 4 January 1817, in Morgan, Georgia, United States, her father, James Monroe Lovvorn, was 41 and her mother, Hannah Smith, was 36. She married David Robert Smith on 18 February 1836, in Butts, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Butts, Georgia, United States in 1850 and Randolph, Alabama, United States in 1860. She died in 1881, in Alabama, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Harmony Congregational Methodist Church Cemetery, Newell, Randolph, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Robert Smith
Ann Elizar “Eliza” Lovvorn
Marriage: 18 February 1836
William W. Smith
Thomas Van Smith
Orah Eveline Smith
Robert Smith
William Smith
Charles Butler Smith

Spouse and Children

18 February 1836
Butts, Georgia, United States


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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Age 8

Historical Boundaries - 1825: Butts, Georgia, United States
1835 · Treaty of New Echota

Age 18

A minority group of Cherokees including John Ridge, Major Ridge, Elias Boudinot, and Stand Waite, signed the Treaty of New Echota which ceded all Cherokee territory east of the Mississippi in exchange for five million dollars. The majority of Cherokees did not agree and 16,000 Cherokee signatures were gathered to protest the treaty. Boudinot and both Ridges were killed several years later by angry Cherokees for signing the treaty.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. It may be one of many variants of Loving , or a variant of Lowhorn ( see Lawhorn ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eliza Smith in household of David Smith, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Eliza Harris in household of B C Harris, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Eliza Lovvorn in entry for William Smith, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"

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