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

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Gardener

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Lovelace occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Lovelace's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lovelace family was Labourer. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lovelace.

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Lovelace Life Expectancy

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