Robert Preston Todd

Brief Life History of Robert Preston

When Robert Preston Todd was born on 11 November 1883, in Hartville, Wright, Missouri, United States, his father, George Washington Todd, was 52 and his mother, Rebecca Elizabeth Cantrell, was 31. He married Rosa Ethel Waymire in Wright, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Boone Township, Wright, Missouri, United States for about 40 years. He died in July 1944, in Hartville, Wright, Missouri, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Boyer Cemetery, Jackson Township, Carter, Missouri, United States.

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Robert Preston Todd
Rosa Ethel Waymire
Sadie Marie Todd
Lou Ada Todd
Walter Henry Todd
Floyd Jones Todd
Mabel Irene Todd
Annabell Betty Beatrice Todd
Annie Belle Todd

Sources (13)

  • Robert Todd, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Robert Todd, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, Births, and Marriages 1980-2014"
  • Robert Todd, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

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Name Meaning

English (mainly northern) and Scottish: nickname for someone thought to resemble a fox, for example in cunning or slyness, or perhaps more obviously in having red hair, from northern Middle English tod(de) ‘fox’. Compare Todhunter , Todman . This name was brought to Ulster, Ireland, from Scotland in the 17th century.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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