Joseph Campbell Loveless

21 August 1866–29 February 1928 (Age 61)
Clinton, Indiana, United States

The Life of Joseph Campbell

When Joseph Campbell Loveless was born on 21 August 1866, in Clinton, Indiana, United States, his father, Isaac Newton Loveless, was 30 and his mother, Mariah Louisa Pauley, was 28. He married Lydia Lester on 12 December 1900, in Mahomet, Champaign, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Brown Township, Champaign, Illinois, United States for about 10 years and Fisher, Champaign, Illinois, United States in 1928. He died on 29 February 1928, at the age of 61, and was buried in Champaign, Champaign, Illinois, United States.

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Joseph Campbell Loveless
Lydia Lester
Marriage: 12 December 1900
Marion Eugene Loveless
Wiley Glen Loveless
Keith L Loveless

Spouse and Children

12 December 1900
Mahomet, Champaign, Illinois, United States


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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Age 5

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 19

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Name Meaning

English:1. nickname from Middle English loveles ‘loveless’, ‘without love’, probably in the sense ‘fancy free’. 2. some early examples, such as Richard Lovelas (Kent 1344 ), may have as their second element Middle English las(se) ‘girl’, ‘maiden’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph C Loveless in household of John F Trotter, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Joseph C Loveless in household of John F Trotter, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Joseph Loveless in household of Newton Loveless, "United States Census, 1880"

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