John Lloyd

11 February 1750–
Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Lloyd was christened on 11 February 1750, in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, Evan Lloyd, was 28 and his mother, Anne David, was 20.

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Family Time Line

Evan Lloyd
1721–1804
Anne David
1730–1777
David Lloyd
1744–
James Lloyd
1753–
Jane Lloyd
1754–1828
John Lloyd
1750–

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World Events (3)

1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1831 · Merthyr Uprising 

Sparked by a depression that was going through Wales the previous three years, the Merthyr uprisings were carried out by workers that were in debt. In the process, twenty-four people were killed and twenty-six were arrested. Troops were brought in to stop the protestors.

Name Meaning

Welsh: descriptive nickname from Welsh llwyd ‘gray’. In Welsh the color term llwyd also includes shades of brown, and it is likely that, when used with reference to younger men, llwyd denoted brown or mouse-colored hair.

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

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