Alice Edna Lovejoy

1854–1924 (Age 70)
Medway, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Alice Edna

When Alice Edna Lovejoy was born on 12 June 1854, in Medway, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Abial A. Lovejoy, was 30 and her mother, Mary Jane Osgood, was 27. She married Frank Eugene Taggart on 21 January 1873, in Peterborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She lived in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States in 1860 and Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States in 1900. She died on 21 November 1924, in Peterborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Peterborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alice Edna Lovejoy
1854–1924
Frank Eugene Taggart
1851–1924
Marriage: 21 January 1873
Hattie M Taggart
1875–1875
Alice Maude Taggart
1878–1937
Ruth Miller Taggart
1885–1955

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
21 January 1873
Peterborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
children

(3)

Parents & Siblings

  • Abial A. Lovejoy

    Male1824–1896Male

  • Mary Jane Osgood

    Female1827–1876Female

siblings

(5)

  • Female1849–1917Female

  • Anna Elvira Lovejoy

    Female1850–1942Female

  • Alva Lovejoy

    Male1853–Male

  • Female1854–1924Female

  • Mabel Emma Lovejoy

    Female1858–1888Female

World Events (8)

1863

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 9

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 21

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English love(n), luve(n) ‘to love’ (Old English lufian) + Middle English joie ‘joy’ (Old French joie).

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

Sources (3)

  • Alice E Lovejoy in household of Abiel A Lovejoy, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Alice E Taggart in household of Frank E Taggart, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alice E Taggart in household of Frank E Taggart, "United States Census, 1880"

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