Alice Lovegrove

1856–1944 (Age 88)
Marylebone, Middlesex, England

The Life of Alice

When Alice Lovegrove was born on 10 August 1856, in Marylebone, Middlesex, England, her father, Joseph Lovegrove, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth Wells, was 30. She married Thomas Smith on 6 September 1887, in Camden Town, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in City of London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1881 and Walthamstow, Essex, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died on 30 December 1944, in Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 88, and was buried in Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Alice Lovegrove
1856–1944
Thomas Smith
1847–1904
Marriage: 6 September 1887
Ernest Thomas Smith
1890–1917
George Charles Lovegrove Smith
1899–1899
William Joseph Smith
1893–1917

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
6 September 1887
Camden Town, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
children

(3)

Parents & Siblings

  • Joseph Lovegrove

    Male1824–1904Male

  • Elizabeth Wells

    Female1825–1905Female

siblings

(4)

  • Emma Elizabeth Lovegrove

    Female1852–Female

  • Female1856–1944Female

  • Charles Joseph Lovegrove

    Male1858–Male

  • Frances Mary Lovegrove

    Female1863–Female

World Events (8)

1859 · Big Ben

Age 3

Big Ben is the name of the bell that is inside the clock tower. It is one of the most famous landmarks in London. The famous ringing from Big Ben is the result of it cracking four months after opening.
1868 · Abolition of Public Hangings at Newgate

Age 12

On May 26, 1868 the Capital Punishment Act was put into action. This made it so that public hangings no longer existed at Newgate in London.
1884

Age 28

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (Berkshire): habitational name from an unidentified place, possibly named with the Old English personal name Lufa ( see Love 1) + Old English grāf ‘grove’, ‘thicket’.

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

Gravestone Inscription

In loving memory of Alice Smith who fell asleep 30th December 1944, mother of Ernest and William Smith, who gave their lives for their country in the Great War 1914-18.

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Sources (3)

  • Alice Lovegrove in household of Joseph Lovegrove, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Alice Lovegrove in household of Joseph Lovegrove, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Alice Lovegrove in household of Joseph Lovegrove, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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