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I am researching the name LOVE. I have only been able to get back to 1804, when my great-great grandfather,
CLINTON LOVE, was born in Onondaga County, New York on July 4th. I do not know who his parents were.
I do know that Clinton married Mary Elizabeth Stocker from Holland, New York, and they had the
LUCRETIA LOVE (born 1828/died 1850) Twins?
CLARISSA LOVE (born 1828/died n/a) Twins?
JOHN LOVE (born 1831/died 1864 in Civil War)
RACHEL JANE LOVE (born 1833/died1876)
JEREMIAH LOVE (born 1835/died 1920)
GEORGE WASHINGTON LOVE (born 1837/died1914)
ALIDA LOVE (born 1839/died 1929)
MARY (LYDIA) LOVE (born 1844/died n/a)
HENRY CLINTON LOVE (born 1848/died 1933)
ALBERT LOVE (born 1850/died 1939)
In the early 1840's the family migrated from New York, west through Ohio and settled for awhile in Wisconsin
where Clinton died in 1874, and is buried in Ridge Cemetary, Clinton, Vernon, Wisconsin. Mary moved on with
her son JEREMIAH LOVE (my great-grandfather), to Brown County, Kansas, where she died in 1889 and is buried
in Sabetha, Nemaha, Kansas. From there, JEREMIAH LOVE took his sons, GEORGE and FRANK LOVE to make the
land run in Oklahoma known as the "Cherokee Strip" in 1893. JEREMIAH, GEORGE and FRANK LOVE all settled
on farmland near Blackwell and Braman, Oklahoma, in Kay County.
Some of the Loves lived/settled in Ohio, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Montana, and Kansas and I'm pretty sure that
a few never left New York. No telling where they have scattered by now! Most of my immediate family is
still living in Oklahoma. I am located in California.
If anyone recognizes any of these names, we are probably from the same LOVE line.
Please get in touch with me at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanks! Linda Mae Te (LOVE) 376 N. Miraflores Ct. Camarillo, CA 93012