From an article by John Wilson in the Chattanooga Free Press, Sunday,
April 2, 1995:
Clarissa Hughes Lovelady was in Hamilton County by 1830 with her large
family. She is said to be the wife of John Lovelady, who was in the War
of 1812 from Bledsoe County. He is believed to have died in Bledsoe
Rebecca Lovelady is listed as the wife of Jeremiah Fryar Sr., who
resided at Mountain Creek. Another Rebecca Lovelady is believed to be
the first wife of Jeremiah Fryar Jr., an early settler at Lookout Valley
Other daughters of John and Clarissa Hughes Lovelady are goven as Ingobo
who married Johnathan Williams, Eleanor who married Simon Adams and
Sarah who married a Ruddles and moved to Bourbon County, KY. The sons
include Henry who moved to Greene County, Ark., Pleasant and Sevier.
Sevier Lovelady moved to Jackson County, Ala. The Loveladys had known
the Seviers in Greene County.