Charles Henry Love

26 July 1819–20 July 1892 (Age 72)
Genesee, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Charles Henry

When Charles Henry Love was born on 26 July 1819, in Genesee, New York, United States, his father, Samuel B. Love, was 23 and his mother, Catherine Teeples, was 23. He married Eliza Mc Williams on 30 November 1840, in Pike, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 20 July 1892, in Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Henry Love
Anne Eliza Miranda James
Marriage: 10 October 1844
Albert Royal Love
Allen Love
Morris Love
Clara Estelle Love
Mahala Melvina Love
Harriet James Love
Charles Henry Love Jr.

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 October 1844Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 1
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 8
    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
    Age 27
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    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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    Charles Henry Love's Life Sketch

    Charles Henry Love was born 26 July 1819 in Greece, Genessee, New York. He was the second child born to Samuel Love and Catherine Teeples. He had an older sister Mahala Melvina Love, born in 1817. …

    Sources (24)

    • Charles Love, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Charles Love, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
    • Charles Love in entry for Mahala Melvina Love Lance, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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