When Mary Ann Love was born about 1858, in Radstock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, Job Love, was 38 and her mother, Susanna Horler, was 38. She married Albert Gane on 29 November 1876, in Midsomer Norton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She died in 1944, in Midsomer Norton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 87.
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 ).