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William Ransom Love

William Ransom Love

Male 1828 - 1869  (40 years)


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  • Name William Ransom Love 
    Born 4 Sep 1828  , Ashe, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 May 1869  , Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • It is hard to determine if the date is 1867 or 1869, writing resembles more of the 9 characteristics
    Age 40 years 
    Notes 
    • INTERVIEW: Grandpa James Love said he was Pennsylvania Dutch, their family came from Holland bacame Pennsylvania Dutch when family came to Pennsylvania.States his sister Nancy married a Welch (thinks he was much older)recalls an uncle and a cousin Jim Welch. He was raised by grandparent he, Nancy and Ransom "Bud".Notes taken by Granddaughter Mildred Love
    Person ID I1427  Our Family
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2013 

    Father William Love,   b. Abt 1800,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Eady,   b. Abt 1800,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Documents
    Marriage Registration: Love, William Ransom and Susan E. Gross
    Marriage Registration: Love, William Ransom and Susan E. Gross
    Register of Marriage 28 Aug 1865, Smyth County, Virginia. on line 41
    Ransom, age 36, widower, shoemaker, residence, Smyth County. Parents-William & Eady Love.
    Susan E. Gross, 21, single, born in Smyth County, Virginia. Parents-William and Catherine.
    Family ID F579  Group Sheet

    Family Ancestors Susan Welch,   b. 7 Apr 1831, , , North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1863, , , Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Married 7 Apr 1851  , Ashe, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
      Name: Ransom Love
      Gender: Male
      Birth Place: NC
      Birth Year: 1828
      Spouse Name: Susan Welch
      Spouse
      Birth Place: NC
      Spouse Birth Year: 1831
      Marriage
      Year: 1850
      Marriage State: NC
      Number Pages: 1 [4]
    Children 
    Family1. Nancy Love,   b. 9 Apr 1852, Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. James Love,   b. 17 Nov 1853, Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1907, Everett, Snohomish, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     3. William Ransom Love, Jr,   b. 31 May 1858, , , North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1905, , , Tennessee, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     4. John Love,   b. 19 Mar 1862, , Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1871, , Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 9 years)
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2014 
    Family ID F563  Group Sheet

    Family Ancestors Lizzie Susan Elizabeth Gross,   b. Apr 1844, , Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1920  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Married 28 Aug 1865  Marion, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Marriage Register; 1832-1915; Smyth County,
      Virginia dated 28 Aug 1865; p 19, line 41; SL FHL Microfilm #0033990, photocopy in possession of Loretta Love Grover, Morgan Utah; NOTE: Ransom widowed, age 36, residence Smyth County, occupation shoemaker, parent listed William and Catherine had been entered, a line drawn thru (as these were Susan Elizabeth's parents) and & sign is placed in front of
      Eady Love (so William & Eady Love), marriage date 28 Aug 1865 md by Charles Hopkins, family records indicate date as 18 Jan 1865 and we oly had the name of Elizabeth.

    Children 
     1. Rebecca Emmaline Love,   b. 14 Dec 1866, Marion, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1886, Marion, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
     2. Elbert Love,   b. Oct 1869, , Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1910, , Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years)
    +3. Lula Caldera Callie Gross,   b. Apr 1872, , Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939, Marion, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
    Documents
    Marriage Registration: Love, William Ransom and Susan E. Gross
    Marriage Registration: Love, William Ransom and Susan E. Gross
    Register of Marriage 28 Aug 1865, Smyth County, Virginia. on line 41
    Ransom, age 36, widower, shoemaker, residence, Smyth County. Parents-William & Eady Love.
    Susan E. Gross, 21, single, born in Smyth County, Virginia. Parents-William and Catherine.
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F578  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Aug 1865 - Marion, Smyth, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    Bible Records: Love, James Bible Entries Page 3-4
    Bible Records: Love, James Bible Entries Page 3-4
    L page: Rebekea m Love was bornd December the 14 1866; Ransom Love died May 17th 1869. Unable to read the rest of the document.
    Bible Records: Love, James Bible entries (pages 1-2)
    Bible Records: Love, James Bible entries (pages 1-2)
    L page: Ransom Love was bornd May the 31 1858; Susan Love dide January the 15th 1863 R page: Ransom Love borne September the 4th ; Susan Love wous borne April the 7th 1831; Nancy Love wous bourne April the 9th 1852; James Love wous borne November the 17th 1853; Ransom Love bornd May the 31th 1858; John Love bornd March the 19th 1862; Ransom marid E Gross ... August 28 1865; Becky Emiline Love was bornd the 14 Dec 1866
    (document very faded)
    Bible Record: Love,James Bible records kept by Dora May, wife of John Albert Love,
    Bible Record: Love,James Bible records kept by Dora May, wife of John Albert Love,
    Lists many of James Love and Mary Jane Frances Donathan Love"s children and spouses, as well as Ransom and Susan Welch Love. Charlotte Sharp "Shollotty" Donathan. This is in PDF format.

  • Sources 
    1. [S22] Personal records of Mary Frances Donathan Love, (paper collection. no publication information), Many notations located in Love book, copies in Love surname file (Reliability: 4).
      The writing is difficult to read, No organization to the entries.

    2. [S23] Personal record of James Love, Notations cover 100-1980 (Reliability: 4).
      Writing very poor quality

    3. [S22] Personal records of Mary Frances Donathan Love, (paper collection. no publication information), Bible pages located in Love book, copies in Love surname file.

    4. [S61] Ancestry.Com, Generations Network, Inc, (Ancestry.com.[database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002.), U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 (Reliability: 2), 20 "Apr 2013.



    5. [S23] Personal record of James Love, Notations cover 1800-1980 (Reliability: 4).
      !MARRIAGE: Records of Dora May Abbott Love; 1800-1980; Mutliple names and dates on various families;;In possession of Loretta Love Grover, Morgan, Utah,

    6. [S24] Smyth County Virginia Marriage Register 1832-1915, Smyth County Virginia, 28 Aug 1865; p 19, line 41; SL FHL Microfilm #0033., 28 Aug 1865; p 19, line 41; SL FHL Microfilm #0033990, (Reliability: 3).
      Virginia Marriage Register; 1832-1915; Smyth County,
      dated 28 Aug 1865; p 19, line 41; SL FHL Microfilm #0033990,
      photocopy in possession of Loretta Love Grover, Morgan Utah; NOTE: Ransom
      widowed, age 36, residence Smyth County, occupation shoemaker, parent listed William and Catherine Sherwood had been entered, a line drawn thru (as these were Susan Elizabeth's parents) and & sign is placed in front of Eady Love (so William & Eady Love), marriage date 28 Aug 1865 md by Charles Hopkins, family records indicate date as 18 Jan 1865 and we oly had the name of Elizabeth.