Samuel Todd

1687–1741 (Age 54)
Ireland

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Todd was born in 1687, in Ireland, his father, James Todd, was 20 and his mother, Rachel Nelson, was 25. He died in 1741, in Jamaica, at the age of 54.

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Family Time Line

James Todd
1667–1720
Rachel Nelson
1662–1745
Alexander Todd
1685–
Samuel Todd
1687–1741
James Todd
1695–
Sarah Neilson Todd
Elizabeth Todd
1689–1771
Colonel Andrew Todd
1697–1777
Mary Todd
1710–1784
Rachel Todd
1712–1800

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World Events (4)

1690

Age 3

William of Orange (William III) lands at Carrickfergus and defeats James II at Battle of the Boyne.
1692

Age 5

Port Royal, once the busiest trading center of the British West Indies and infamous for general debauchery, is devastated by an earthquake.
1714

Age 27

Catholics hold just 7% of land in Ireland.

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’ (of unknown origin).

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

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