William Chester Lovell

16 February 1894–23 September 1983 (Age 89)
Adams Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States

The Life of William Chester

When William Chester Lovell was born on 16 February 1894, in Adams Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States, his father, Milford Andrew Lovell, was 33 and his mother, Sofia Malome, was 29. He lived in Sheridan, Adams Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States in 1900. He died on 23 September 1983, in Renton, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in SeaTac, King, Washington, United States.

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William Chester Lovell
Jennie M. Duursma

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    Milford Andrew Lovell





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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · Seattle Grows Quickly

Age 3

The Klondike gold rush started in 1896 in Canada, but by 1897 as miners started moving and following the gold it caused for Seattle to rapidly grow as more miners joined the search for gold.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 24

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Anglo-Norman French lo(u)ve ‘female wolf’ (feminine form of lou, from Latin lupus) + the diminutive suffix -el.

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

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  • Chester W Lovell in household of Mulford A Lovell, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Chester Lovell in household of Andrew M Lovell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • 1910 United States Federal Census

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