When Greenberry Lovelace was born on 23 February 1821, in Hardin, Kentucky, United States, his father, Reverand Colmore Lovelace, was 25 and his mother, Rachel Newman, was 32. He married Letitia Y. Newman on 12 March 1840, in Hardin, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Indiana, United States in 1870 and Bartholomew, Indiana, United States in 1880. He died on 5 March 1897, at the age of 76, and was buried in Azalia Methodist Cemetery, Sand Creek MM, Bartholomew, Indiana, United States.
English: variant of Loveless . The spelling is apparently theresult of folk etymology, which understood the word as a nickname fora dandy fond of lace. The modern sense of this word is, however, notattested until the 16th century and at the time of surname formationit meant only ‘cord’ or ‘shoelace’.