Alexander Lovejoy

1730–1793 (Age 63)
Prince George's, Maryland, British Colonial America

The Life of Alexander

When Alexander Lovejoy was born in 1730, in Prince George's, Maryland, British Colonial America, his father, John Lovejoy, was 22 and his mother, Margaret Miles, was 18. He married Margaret Nevitt in 1761. They were the parents of at least 13 sons and 7 daughters. He died in 1793, in his hometown, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Lovejoy
1730–1793
Margaret Nevitt
1731–1779
Marriage: 1761
Ann Lovejoy
1758–
Alexander Lovejoy
1759–1793
Alexander Lovejoy
1760–1810
Margaret Lovejoy
1780–1830
Lovejoy
1781–
[Son] Lovejoy
1782–
[Son] Lovejoy
1783–
Rachel Lovejoy
1785–
Ann Lovejoy
John Nevitt Lovejoy
Josiah Lovejoy
Samuel Lovejoy
Thomas Lovejoy
John Nevitt Lovejoy
1760–
Josiah Owens Lovejoy
1761–1812
Miss Lovejoy
1761–
Samuel Lovejoy
1769–
Letitia Lovejoy
1771–
Andrew Josephus Lovejoy
1775–1823
Lovejoy
1779–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1761
children

(20)

  • Female1758–Female

  • Alexander Lovejoy

    Male1759–1793Male

  • Alexander Lovejoy

    Male1760–1810Male

  • John Nevitt Lovejoy

    Male1760–Male

  • Josiah Owens Lovejoy

    Male1761–1812Male

+15 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

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)

  • Alexander Lovejoy, "Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940"
  • updated information
  • Legacy NFS Source: Alexander Lovejoy -

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