Floyd L Todd

1891–1960 (Age 68)
Lawrenceport, Lawrence, Indiana, United States

The Life of Floyd L

When Floyd L Todd was born on 1 October 1891, in Lawrenceport, Lawrence, Indiana, United States, his father, Harrison Todd, was 30 and his mother, Clara Morton or Cleary Kearby, was 24. He married Edith L Miller on 26 December 1911. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States in 1920 and Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1930. He died on 28 August 1960, in Lawrence, Indiana, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Mitchell, Lawrence, Indiana, United States.

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Floyd L Todd
1891–1960
Edith L Miller
1892–1980
Marriage: 26 December 1911
Lois Todd
1914–1984

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MARRIAGE
26 December 1911
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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · Beginnings of Kmart

Age 6

Detroit was the home of the second dime and nickel stores that S. S. Kresge owned. After two years with John McCrory, his partner, he traded his share in the Memphis store, plus $3,000, for full ownership of the Detroit store and formed the Kresge & Wilson Company with his brother-in-law, Charles J. Wilson. In 1962, the S. S. Kresge Company would rebrand and change their name to Kmart.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 19

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English (mainly northern) and Scottish: nickname for someone thought to resemble a fox, for example in cunning or slyness, or perhaps more obviously in having red hair, from northern Middle English tod(de) ‘fox’ (of unknown origin).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Floyd Todd, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Floyd Todd, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Floyd Todd, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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