William Lovell

Eydon, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

William Lovell was born in 1800, in Eydon, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom. He married Jane Higham in 1820, in Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Rushden, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom for about 40 years.

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William Lovell
Jane Higham
Marriage: 1820
James Lovel
James Lovell
Lucy Lovell
Robert Lovell
William Lovell
Josiah Lovell

Spouse and Children

Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom



    James Lovell



    Robert Lovell


    William Lovell


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World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 1

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

Age 15

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 33

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Anglo-Norman French lo(u)ve ‘female wolf’ (feminine form of lou, from Latin lupus) + the diminutive suffix -el.

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Lovell, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • William Lovell, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • William Lovell, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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