Lydia Anne Lovett

1874–1955 (Age 81)
Essington, New South Wales, Australia

The Life of Lydia Anne

When Lydia Anne Lovett was born in 1874, in Essington, New South Wales, Australia, her father, John Lovett, was 31 and her mother, Mary Ann Mead, was 32. She married John Thomas Hocking in 1894, in Rockley, New South Wales, Australia. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She died in 1955, in Kelso, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

John Thomas Hocking
1876–1948
Lydia Anne Lovett
1874–1955
Marriage: 1894
Aubrey Roy Hocking
1894–1970
Ada M Hocking
Jessie E Hocking
Lelia A A Hocking
1896–
Edith Lydia May Hocking
1901–1987
William John Thomas Hocking
1903–1937
Wilfred R L Hocking
1907–1914

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1894
Rockley, New South Wales, Australia
children

(7)

    Male1894–1970Male

    Lelia A A Hocking

    Female1896–Female

    Edith Lydia May Hocking

    Female1901–1987Female

    William John Thomas Hocking

    Male1903–1937Male

    Wilfred R L Hocking

    Female1907–1914Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Lovett

    Male1843–1927Male

    Mary Ann Mead

    Female1842–1880Female

siblings

(4)

    Sarah Isabella Lovett

    Female1872–1876Female

    Female1874–1955Female

    William Wallis Lovett

    Male1876–1939Male

    John Joshua Lovett

    Male1880–1940Male

World Events (8)

1877

Age 3

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
1892

Age 18

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1901

Age 27

First Federal election.

Name Meaning

1 English (of Norman origin) and French: from Anglo-Norman French lo(u)vet, a nickname meaning ‘wolf cub’, ‘young wolf’ ( see Love , Low ).2 Scottish: variant of Lovat, a habitational name for a sept of the Frasers from Lovat near Beauly in Inverness-shire, so named from Gaelic lobh ‘rot’, ‘putrefy’ + the locative suffix -aid.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Lydia Lovett in entry for Thomas Herbert John Perett and Edith Lydia Hocking, "Australia Marriages, 1810-1980"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Lydia Anne Lovett - Church record: birth-name: Lydia Anne Lovett

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