John Love

July 1828–12 July 1901 (Age 73)
North Sherbrooke, Lanark, Ontario, Canada

The Life of John

When John Love was born in July 1828, in North Sherbrooke, Lanark, Ontario, Canada, his father, Robert Henry Love, was 49 and his mother, Deborah Donnahue, was 38. He married Jannett Smith on 1 August 1856, in North Sherbrooke, Lanark, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Dalhousie, Lanark, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years and Lanark, Ontario, Canada in 1901. He died on 12 July 1901, in North Sherbrooke, Lanark, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 73, and was buried in Dalhousie, Lanark, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

John Love
1828–1901
Jannett Smith
1829–1896
Marriage: 1 August 1856
John Love
1856–1929
Jessie E. Love
1857–1926
Deborah Love
1859–1941
Robert Love
1861–1934
George Love
1864–1934
Mary Love
1868–1945
Thomas Love
1869–1944
Elizabeth Love
1873–1945
Jesse Love
1879–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 August 1856
North Sherbrooke, Lanark, Ontario, Canada
children

(9)

    John Love

    Male1856–1929Male

    Jessie E. Love

    Female1857–1926Female

    Deborah Love

    Female1859–1941Female

    Robert Love

    Male1861–1934Male

    George Love

    Male1864–1934Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (3)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 39

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1869

Age 41

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1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

Age 58

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English personal name derived from the Old English female personal name Lufu ‘love’, or the masculine equivalent Lufa. Compare Leaf 2.2 English and Scottish: nickname from Anglo-Norman French lo(u)ve ‘female wolf’ (a feminine form of lou). This nickname was fairly commonly used for men, in an approving sense. No doubt it was reinforced by crossing with post-Conquest survivals of the masculine version of 1.3 Scottish: see McKinnon .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Love, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • John Love, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • John Love in entry for John Love, "Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001"

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