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William Henry Lovering1876

Name
William Henry Lovering
Given names
William Henry
Surname
Lovering
Birth about 1876 24 22
Birth of a brotherJohn Lovering
about 1879 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Ann Lovering
September 20, 1880 (Age 4 years)
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ABT OCT 1880

Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: Mary Anne and Elizabeth Hannah LOVERING (1884), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS/WAL/4273132/00259&parentid=GBPRS/B/871911081/1 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 4 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: First Boer War
Census April 3, 1881 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: John LOVERING and household (1881), http://search.findmypast.com/record?id=gbc%2f1881%2f0025115786 : accessed 4 June 2016
Economic Event 1881 (Age 5 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: In 1881 gold in the Barberton area was discovered by Tom McLachlan who found alluvial gold at Jamestown. However due to the location (the hot lowveld region was rife with malaria) no-one wanted to go there until Auguste Roberts (French Bob) discovered gold in Concession Creek in 20 June 1883. This discovery resulted in a gold rush to the area
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Hannah Lovering
September 30, 1883 (Age 7 years)

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ABT 1884

Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: Mary Anne and Elizabeth Hannah LOVERING (1884), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS/WAL/4273132/00259&parentid=GBPRS/B/871911081/1 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Baptism of a sisterMary Ann Lovering
July 2, 1884 (Age 8 years)
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: Mary Anne and Elizabeth Hannah LOVERING (1884), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS/WAL/4273132/00259&parentid=GBPRS/B/871911081/1 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Baptism of a sisterElizabeth Hannah Lovering
July 2, 1884 (Age 8 years)
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: Mary Anne and Elizabeth Hannah LOVERING (1884), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS/WAL/4273132/00259&parentid=GBPRS/B/871911081/1 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Birth of a sisterAmelia Miriam Lovering
November 20, 1885 (Age 9 years)
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Economic Event 1886 (Age 10 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Discovery of the Main Reef in Witwatersrand. Gold rushes to Pilgrim's Rest and Barberton were precursors to the biggest discovery of all, the Main Reef/Main Reef Leader on Gerhardus Oosthuizen's farm Langlaagte, Portion C, in 1886, the Witwatersrand Gold Rush and the subsequent rapid development of the gold field there, the biggest of them all.
Birth of a sisterAlice Rhoda Lovering
about 1888 (Age 12 years)

Publication: Record transcription
Citation details: Death: Alice Rhoda LOVERING (1892), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/D/1892/1/AZ/000295/099 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Birth of a brotherRobert Walter Lovering
August 21, 1889 (Age 13 years)
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ABT 1890

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Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Census April 5, 1891 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a sisterEthel Maud Lovering
July 4, 1891 (Age 15 years)
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ABT 1892

Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Citation details: War register: Edward J ELLIOTT's household (1939), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=tna%2fr39%2f7306%2f7306b%2f007%2f16 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Death of a sisterAlice Rhoda Lovering
between January 1892 and March 1892 (Age 16 years)
Publication: Record transcription
Citation details: Death: Alice Rhoda LOVERING (1892), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/D/1892/1/AZ/000295/099 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Birth of a sisterRhoda Alice Lovering
August 23, 1893 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Birth of a brotherErnest James Lovering
June 7, 1895 (Age 19 years)

Citation details: War register: Ernest J LOVERING's household (1939), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=TNA/R39/6847/6847C/014/31 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Birth of a brotherErnest James Lovering
August 20, 1895 (Age 19 years)
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ABT 1896

Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Birth of a brotherFrank Arthur Lovering
June 20, 1897 (Age 21 years)
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ABT 1898

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Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 23 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Second Boer War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The South African Republic (Dutch: Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, ZAR), often referred to as the Transvaal and sometimes as the Republic of Transvaal, was an independent and internationally recognised country in Southern Africa from 1852 to 1902.
Historical Event from 1854 to 1902

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Note: The Orange Free State (Dutch: Oranje-Vrijstaat, Afrikaans: Oranje-Vrystaat) was an independent Boer sovereign republic in southern Africa during the second half of the 19th century, and later a British colony and a province of the Union of South Africa. It is the historical precursor to the present-day Free State province
Baptism of a sisterAmelia Miriam Lovering
November 15, 1899 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Baptism of a brotherRobert Walter Lovering
November 15, 1899 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Baptism of a sisterEthel Maud Lovering
November 15, 1899 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Baptism of a sisterRhoda Alice Lovering
November 15, 1899 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Baptism of a brotherErnest James Lovering
November 15, 1899 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Baptism of a brotherFrank Arthur Lovering
November 15, 1899 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 25 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
Census March 31, 1901 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: John LOVERING household (1901), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=gbc%2f1901%2f0033267825 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Death of a brotherRobert Walter Lovering
between July 1903 and September 1903 (Age 27 years)
Publication: Record transcription
Citation details: Death: Robert Walter LOVERING (1903), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/D/1903/3/AZ/000196/357 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 28 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 30 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Marriage of a siblingBarton Rousby HopkinsElizabeth Hannah LoveringView this family
between April 1910 and June 1910 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: Marriage: Barton Rousby HOPKINS and Elizabeth Hannah LOVERING (1910), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/M/1910/2/AZ/000209/130 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 34 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Union of South Africa established
Census April 2, 1911 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: Census: William Henry LOVERING's household (1911), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=GBC/1911/RG14/32795/0657/1 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Epidemic 1912 (Age 36 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban
Marriage of a siblingEdward John ElliottEthel Maud LoveringView this family
September 19, 1914 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: Marriage: Edward John ELLIOTT and Ethel Maud LOVERING (1914), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=GBPRS/M/858059649/2 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Marriage of a siblingArthur Edward JohnsRhoda Alice LoveringView this family
November 23, 1914 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: Marriage: Arthur Edward JOHNS and Rhoda Alice LOVERING (1914), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=gbprs%2fm%2f858059650%2f2 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 38 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 42 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Spanish flu: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit country in the world
Marriage of a siblingErnest James LoveringMargaret Evelina HartView this family
December 6, 1920 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: Marriage: Ernest James LOVERING and Margaret Eveline HART (1920), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=gbprs%2fm%2f858047883%2f1 : accessed 7 Dec 2018
Marriage of a siblingFrank Arthur LoveringFlorrie LeyshonView this family
June 9, 1924 (Age 48 years) Husband: 27 years Wife: 27 years
Citation details: Marriage: Frank Arthur LOVERING and Florrie LEYSHON (1924), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=GBPRS/M/WAL208254/1 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 53 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Citation details: http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century
Death of a motherMary Ann Winser
between October 1934 and December 1934 (Age 58 years) Age: 81 years
Publication: Record transcription
Citation details: Death: Mary A LOVERING (1934), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/D/1934/4/AZ/000565/134 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 63 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War II
Death of a sisterAmelia Miriam Lovering
June 19, 1947 (Age 71 years) Age: 59 years 7 months
Citation details: Death notice: Amelia Miriam LOVERING (1947), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-14684-30388-34?cc=1837900&wc=M6LS-CWG:163032901,163186001 : accessed 28 December 2014), Death registers > 1942-1947, Vol. 76 > image 199 of 283; National Archives, Harare.
Citation details: Death registration: Amelia Miriam BLEWETT (1947), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVBQ-4L3Q : 2 May 2016), Amelia Miriam Blewett, 19 Jun 1947; citing Death, Salisbury, Zimbabwe, National Archives, Harare; FHL microfilm 1,145,024 : accessed 10 Dec 2016
Text:

Salisbury, Rhodesia

Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Amelia Miriam LOVERING (1947), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS37-K98C-H?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-B11%3A1590242971 : 6 April 2020), 007830332 > image 1707 of 2736; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 20 Sep 2020
Death of a sisterEmma Jane Lovering
between October 1949 and December 1949 (Age 73 years) Age: 75 years
Publication: Record transcription
Citation details: Death: Emma J CROCKER (1949), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/D/1949/4/AZ/000213/098 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Death of a brotherErnest James Lovering
between October 1960 and December 1960 (Age 84 years) Age: 65 years
Publication: Record transcription
Citation details: Death: Ernest J LOVERING (1960), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/D/1960/4/AZ/000699/016 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 85 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand
Historical Event May 31, 1961 (Age 85 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Historical Event February 11, 1990 (Age 114 years)

Note: Nelson Mandela [released] (http://www.useful.url)
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Historical Event April 27, 1994 (Age 118 years)
Note: First General Elections
Deathyes

  1. Generation 1
    1. William Henry Lovering, son of John Lovering and Mary Ann Winser, was born about 1876 in Braunton, Devon, England. He married Elizabeth Ann Evans.

      William Henry Lovering and Elizabeth Ann Evans had 2 children.