Lonnie Filmore Todd

1874–1953 (Age 79)
Elk Creek, Grayson, Virginia, United States

The Life of Lonnie Filmore

When Lonnie Filmore Todd was born on 26 January 1874, in Elk Creek, Grayson, Virginia, United States, his father, Levi Todd Sr, was 22 and his mother, Nancy Jane Higgins, was 18. He married Nellie Holt on 19 October 1905. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 24 August 1953, in Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Riverview Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lonnie Filmore Todd
Nellie Holt
Marriage: 19 October 1905
Julia Evelyn Todd
Howard Filmore Todd
Charles Monroe Todd
William Frederick Todd Sr.

Spouse & Children

19 October 1905


Parents & Siblings

  • Levi Todd Sr


  • Nancy Jane Higgins




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 20

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

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.

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)

  • S F Todd, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lanny F Todd in household of Levi Todd, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lennie F Todd in household of Levi Todd, "United States Census, 1900"

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