When Veda L Pollard was born on 9 April 1910, in Texas, United States, her father, Melvin Pollard, was 28 and her mother, Mary Ellen Holley, was 22. She lived in Justice Precinct 3, Denton, Texas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 10 December 1932, in Texas, United States, at the age of 22, and was buried in Old Hall Cemetery, Lewisville, Denton, Texas, United States.
perhaps a nickname from an unrecorded Middle English pollard, a derivative of the Middle English verb poll ‘to clip’ or the noun poll ‘the head’. It may have denoted someone with a close‐cropped head or a big head.
from the Middle English (Old French) personal name Pollard, a pet form of Paul (Old French Pol). The surname has been established in both England and Ireland since the 13th century.