Jessie William Loyd

2 June 1857–24 January 1922 (Age 64)
, Bedford Co., Tennessee

The Life of Jessie William

When Jessie William Loyd was born on 2 June 1857, his father, William Jefferson Loyd, was 27 and his mother, Rhoda Ann Shelton, was 22. He married Susan M. Cortner on 21 November 1873, in Bedford, Bedford, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Bedford, Tennessee, United States in 1900 and Civil District 8, Bedford, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. He died on 24 January 1922, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Jessie William Loyd
Susan M. Cortner
Marriage: 21 November 1873
Mary Lucy Loyd

Spouse and Children

21 November 1873
Bedford, Bedford, Tennessee, United States


    Mary Lucy Loyd


Parents and Siblings

    William Jefferson Loyd





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World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 5

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 18

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Respelling of Welsh Lloyd .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jess W Loyd in household of W J Loyd, "United States Census, 1870"
  • J W Loyd, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jessie W Loyd, "United States Census, 1910"

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