Jemmima Love

Female20 November 1772–

Brief Life History of Jemmima

When Jemmima Love was born on 20 November 1772, in Coggeshall, Essex, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Love, was 25 and her mother, Mary Gage, was 25.

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Family Time Line

John Love
1747–1823
Mary Gage
1747–1818
Mary Love
1766–
Jemmima Love
1772–
John Love
1778–
William Love
1787–1837
William Love
1787–1839

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    World Events (7)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 29

    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

    1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

    Age 36

    The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.

    1815

    Age 43

    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

    Name Meaning

    English: from a Middle English personal name derived from the Old English female name Lufu ‘love’, or the masculine equivalent Lufa. Compare Leaf 2.

    English and Scottish: nickname from Anglo-Norman French love ‘she-wolf’ or simply ‘wolf’, the word love being a back-formation from the diminutive forms lovel and lovet ‘little wolf’. See also Low 3, from Anglo-Norman French lou, the more usual form of the word.

    Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhionghuin (see McKinnon ).

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

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