Lovelace Family History

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Lovelace Name Meaning

English: variant of Loveless. The spelling is apparently the result of folk etymology, which understood the word as a nickname for a dandy fond of lace. The modern sense of this word is, however, not attested until the 16th century and at the time of surname formation it meant only ‘cord’ or ‘shoelace’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Lovely, Lovelady, Loveless, Lavelle, Lovel, Loveland, Everage

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Lovelace Family Origin

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Lovelace Family Occupations

What did your Lovelace ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lovelace. The most common Lovelace occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Lovelace's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lovelace family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Lovelace Historical Records

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Lovelace Life Expectancy

What is the average Lovelace lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, Lovelace life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lovelace in 1945 was 69, and 76 in 2004.

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