Edward Floyd

21 February 1850–16 January 1923 (Age 72)
Ireland

The Life of Edward

When Edward Floyd was born on 21 February 1850, in Ireland, his father, William Floyd, was 16 and his mother, Mary Murray, was 18. He had at least 3 sons and 1 daughter with Ella Louise McClennon. He died on 16 January 1923, in Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Floyd
1850–1923
Ella Louise McClennon
1868–1949
Edna M Floyd
1899–1994
Edward Floyd
1900–
Joseph Floyd
1905–1939
Frank Floyd
1908–1924

Spouse and Children

children

(4)

    Edna M Floyd

    Female1899–1994Female

    Edward Floyd

    Male1900–Male

    Joseph Floyd

    Male1905–1939Male

    Frank Floyd

    Male1908–1924Male

Parents and Siblings

    William Floyd

    Male1834–Male

    Mary Murray

    Female1832–1912Female

siblings

(3)

    Male1850–1923Male

    John Goold

    Male1863–Male

    Henry Floyd

    Male1869–Male

World Events (8)

1860

Age 10

In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.
1863

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 20

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Welsh: variant of Lloyd .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edward Floyd, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"
  • Edward Floyd in entry for Frank Floyd, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"
  • Edward Floyd, "Find A Grave Index"

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