Albert Lovegrove

1871–1959 (Age 88)
Macomb, Michigan, United States

The Life of Albert

When Albert Lovegrove was born on 4 February 1871, in Macomb, Michigan, United States, his father, William Lovegrove, was 43 and his mother, Frances Finley, was 34. He married Esther Frederick on 18 November 1896. He lived in Worth Township, Sanilac, Michigan, United States in 1880. He died on 1 December 1959, in Macomb, Michigan, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Albert Lovegrove
1871–1959
Esther Frederick
1877–1955
Marriage: 18 November 1896

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
18 November 1896
Richmond, Macomb, Michigan

Parents & Siblings

  • William Lovegrove

    Male1828–1886Male

  • Frances Finley

    Female1836–1909Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 8

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

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.

Name Meaning

English (Berkshire): habitational name from an unidentified place, possibly named with the Old English personal name Lufa ( see Love 1) + Old English grāf ‘grove’, ‘thicket’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Albertie Lovegrove in household of William H Lovegrove, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Albert Lovegrove, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"
  • Albert Lovegrove, "Michigan, Marriages, 1822-1995"

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