Martin Lloyd Canfield

Male1 July 1912–3 May 1991

Brief Life History of Martin Lloyd

Martin Lloyd Canfield was born on 1 July 1912, in Harper, Harper, Kansas, United States. He married Bessie Dixon on 11 June 1944, in Multnomah, Oregon, United States. He lived in Mount Eden, Hayward, Alameda, California, United States in 1950 and Alameda, California, United States in 1994. He died on 3 May 1991, in Castro Valley, Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Martin Lloyd Canfield
Bessie Dixon
Marriage: 11 June 1944

Sources (10)

  • Martin L Canfield, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Martin Lloyd Canfield, "California, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"
  • Martin Lloyd Canfield, "California, Death Index, 1940-1997"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 June 1944Multnomah, Oregon, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)

    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

    Age 1

    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

    1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

    Age 15

    The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.

    1935 · The FBI is Established

    Age 23

    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

    Name Meaning


    habitational name from Great or Little Canfield in Essex, named with the Old English personal name Cana (see Cane 2) + feld ‘open country’.

    in some cases the surname may be of Norman origin, a habitational name from Canville-les-Deux-Églises in Seine-Maritime (France).

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

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