Lovina Ellen Diehl

22 May 1825–30 May 1897 (Age 72)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Lovina Ellen

When Lovina Ellen Diehl was born on 22 May 1825, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Samuel Diehl, was 26 and her mother, Elizabeth Rex, was 18. She married Christian Champion on 28 December 1848, in Richland, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Plymouth Township, Richland, Ohio, United States for about 30 years. She died on 30 May 1897, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Hanna Cemetery, Auburn Center, Crawford, Ohio, United States.

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Christian Champion
Lovina Ellen Diehl
Marriage: 28 December 1848
William Champion
Matilda C. Champion
Elizabeth Jemima Champion
Melinda Catherine Champion
Joseph Disastas Champion
Achsah ("Axie") Almeda Champion
Hariett Electa Champion
Emily Champion
George Christian Champion
Ida Lovina Champion

Spouse and Children

28 December 1848
Richland, Ohio, United States


    William Champion


    Elizabeth Jemima Champion



    Matilda C. Champion


    Joseph Disastas Champion


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 11

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Age 21

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Diel, Tiel, from Thilo, a pet form of a personal name beginning with Diet-, as for example Dietrich .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lovena Champion in household of Christian Champion, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Lovina Champion in household of Christian Champion, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lavina Champion, "United States Census, 1870"

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