Lloyd Ellis Moorhead

10 February 1907–22 November 1984 (Age 77)
Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States

The Life of Lloyd Ellis

When Lloyd Ellis Moorhead was born on 10 February 1907, in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States, his father, Joseph Warren Moorhead, was 41 and his mother, Luna Mayme Dryden, was 32. He married Katherine A Skinner on 7 August 1929, in Pierce, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in El Dara, Pike, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 22 November 1984, in Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Taylor-Martin Cemetery, Derry Township, Pike, Illinois, United States.

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Lloyd Ellis Moorhead
Katherine A Skinner
Marriage: 7 August 1929
Patricia Joe Moorhead

Spouse and Children

7 August 1929
Pierce, Washington, United States


    Patricia Joe Moorhead


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 3

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

Age 22

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of Muirhead .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Loyd Moorhead in household of Joe Moorhead, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lloyd E Moorhead, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lloyd Moorhead in household of Joseph Moorhead, "United States Census, 1910"

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