Nathan Morris LOVIN Bailey E LOVIN Clara Zephora MORRISON Eliza I MCCAIN Mini tree diagram
Oscar Morris LOVIN

Oscar Morris LOVIN1,2,3,4

26th Aug 18761,2,3,4 - 12th Jun 19404

Life History

26th Aug 1876

Born in Honey Grove, Fannin, Texas.1,2,3,4

12th Jun 1940

Died in Seminole, Seminole, Oklahoma.4

after 12th Jun 1940

Buried in Clayton Cemetery, Clayton, Union County, New Mexico.4

about 1998

Married Clara Zephora MORRISON in Josephine, Collin, Texas.4,4


  • 1880 Federal Census, Collin County, Mississippi, 11 June, 7thDistrict, Enumeration District 28, Page 23, Hse/Family #176
    Lovin, Nathan W M 36  Farmer MS MS MS [b abt 1844]
    Lovin, Eliza I W F 41 Wife Keeping House MS MS MS [b abt 1839]
    Lovin, Bailey E  W M 9  Son Ark Miss Miss [b abt 1871]
    Lovin, Oscar  W M 3 Son TX MS MS [b abt 1877]
    Lovin, John W M 12 Boarder [Nephew?]   [b abt 1868]

    U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    Oscar Morris Lovin
    Residence, Moses [Union County],  New Mexico
    Birth 26 Aug 1876
    Self-Employed Farmer
    Name of nearest relative (hard to decipher) Clara Zapphora Lovin
    Tall, Slender, Blue Eyes, Gray Hair
    Registered 12 Sept 1918 Bixby, Oklahoma [Tulsa and Wagoner counties]

    U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007
    Oscar Morris Lovin
    Birth 26 Aug 1876 Honey Grove, Texas
    Father Name Nathan M Lovin
    Mother Name Eliza J Peters
    SSN 525097610
    Jun 1937 Name listed as OSCAR MORRIS LOVIN

    Oscar Morris Lovin
    Birth Aug. 26, 1876 Honey Grove, Fannin County, Texas
    Death Jun. 12, 1940 Seminole, Seminole County, Oklahoma

    His obituary says that he was born in Fannin County, Texas and he diedin Seminole, Okla. He passed away at the home of his daughter, Myrtle(Mrs. Jack E.) Wetsel.

    Mr. Lovin homesteaded 30 mi. N of Clayton, NM in 1916.  He marriedClara Morrison when he was 22 years of age at Josephine, TX. They had7 children; 2 preceded him in death.

    He is survived by wife and 5 children: Mrs. J.E. Wetsel, Seminole, OK;Roy, Clayton, NM; Clyde, Nara Visa, NM; Buddie, Mt. Dora, NM andWillie Mae, Grenville, NM.

    His parents were Nathan Lovin born in 1844 and Elizabeth Lovin born in1839.

    The book Union County And Its People, page 166, published 1980 by theUnion County Historical Society, has this family's history written byBuddy Lovin.

    He was born in the Josephine, Texas area [his Social security recordsreport that he was born in Honey Grove]. died in Grenville, Union Co,NM at the home of his daughter Willie Mae.

    The Lovins had six children: Jesse; Myrtle married to Jack Wetsel; Roymarried to Louise Swords; Clyde married Marcella L. Johnston, and thehe married Huguette Schmidt; Willie Mae married to Paul K. Davis; andBuddy (Buddie) married to Wanda Smith.

    Spouse Clara Zephora Morrison Lovin (1880 - 1974)

    Jesse Andrew Lovin (1899 - 1940)
    Myrtle Lovin Wetsel (1902 - 1992)
    Roy Travis Lovin (1904 - 1998)
    Clyde Lovin (1910 - 1993)
    Willie Mae Lovin Davis (1912 - 2004)
    Buddie Lovin (1915 - 2004)

    Burial Clayton Cemetery, Clayton, Union County, New Mexico

    Created by Anonymous Nov 06, 2006
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #16506987,


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