Alfred Lovejoy

1863–1947 (Age 83)
Boone, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Alfred

When Alfred Lovejoy was born on 15 August 1863, in Boone, West Virginia, United States, his father, William Preston Lovejoy, was 36 and his mother, Martha Hager, was 32. He married Sarah Elizabeth COOPER in 1893. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Jefferson Magisterial District, Lincoln, West Virginia, United States for about 40 years. He died on 12 April 1947, in Palermo, Lincoln, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Lovejoy Cemetery, Palermo, Lincoln, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Lovejoy
Sarah Elizabeth COOPER
Marriage: 1893
Asa B. Lovejoy

Spouse & Children



Parents & Siblings



  • Telitha Lovejoy


  • Robert M Lovejoy


  • William J Lovejoy


  • Female1854–1944Female

  • Sampson B. Lovejoy


+8 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1867 · Lincoln County Established

Age 4

An ACT establishing the county of Lincoln, was formed out of parts of the counties of Cabell, Putnam, Kanawha and Boone. Passed 23 Feb 1867.

Age 23

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

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.

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Lincoln Republican April 17, 1947, Thursday Funeral services for Alford Lovejoy, 83, who died Saturday at his home at Palermo, this county, were conducted at 11 a.m. Monday at the residence by the Rev …

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Sources (3)

  • Alford Lovejoy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alfred Lovejoy, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alford Lovejoy in household of William P Lovejoy, "United States Census, 1880"

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