James Monroe Lovvorn

19 April 1866–26 January 1938 (Age 71)
Randolph, Alabama, United States

The Life of James Monroe

When James Monroe Lovvorn was born on 19 April 1866, in Randolph, Alabama, United States, his father, Pvt James N. Lovvorn, was 34 and his mother, Nancy Adeline Morris, was 36. He married Selena Elizabeth Prescott about 1883, in Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 1, Bosque, Texas, United States in 1900 and Justice Precinct 8, Medina, Texas, United States in 1910. He died on 26 January 1938, in Quanah, Hardeman, Texas, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Plainview, Hale, Texas, United States.

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James Monroe Lovvorn
Selena Elizabeth Prescott
Marriage: about 1883
William Matthew Lovvorn
James Albert Lovvorn
Ernest Wesley Lovvorn
Terrel J Lovvorn
Myrtle Alice Lovvorn
Ora Mae Lovvorn
Henry Wade Lovvorn
Alma Onita Lovvorn

Spouse and Children


    Selena Elizabeth Prescott


about 1883
Alabama, United States


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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Alabama Under Military Rule

Age 2

Alabama was under military rule after the end of the Civil War in May 1865 until it was readmitted to the Union in 1868.

Age 20

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • James M Lovvorn, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James M Lovvorn, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James M Lovvorn in household of James N Lovvorn, "United States Census, 1880"

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