When Thelma Marion Ledyard was born on 4 September 1913, in Elyria, Lorain, Ohio, United States, her father, Ralph St. Peter Ledyard, was 39 and her mother, Verne Edna Phelps, was 36. She married Clark J Vedder on 10 July 1931, in Lorain, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She lived in Wellington, Lorain, Ohio, United States in 1996 and Fayette, West Virginia, United States in 2002. She died on 4 September 2002, in Elyria, Lorain, Ohio, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Wellington, Lorain, Ohio, United States.
English: variant of Liddiard .
History: Revolutionary soldier William Ledyard was born at Groton, CT, in1738, a descendant of John Ledyard who sailed from Bristol, England,and settled in CT. The celebrated traveler John Ledyard (1751–89)was William's nephew and was also born in Groton.