William R Lovering

16 April 1834–
Braunton, Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William R

When William R Lovering was born on 16 April 1834, in Braunton, Devon, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Lovering, was 30 and his mother, Eliza Reed, was 22.

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Family Time Line

William Lovering
1804–1855
Eliza Reed
1812–
Mary Elizabeth Lovering
1831–
Sarah Jane Lovering
1843–1924
William R Lovering
1834–
Eliza Lovering
1837–
Anna Lovering
1838–
Sophia Lovering
1840–
Nathanial Lovering
1842–
Alfred Lovering
1846–
Emma Lovering
1847–1915
Amelia Lovering
1848–
Edward Stansbury Lovering
1851–

Parents and Siblings

    William Lovering

    Male1804–1855Male

    Eliza Reed

    Female1812–Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1843

Age 9

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 20

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 46

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

English: from an unattested Old English personal name Lēofhering, Lēofring ‘son of Lēofhere’, a personal name composed of the elements lēof ‘dear’, ‘beloved’ + here ‘army’.

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

Sources (3)

  • William Lovering in household of William Lovering, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • William Lovering, "England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977"
  • Wm. Lovering, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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