Edwin Ernest Lloyd

15 August 1902–1 January 1992 (Age 89)
Dedham, Carroll, Iowa, United States

The Life of Edwin Ernest

When Edwin Ernest Lloyd was born on 15 August 1902, in Dedham, Carroll, Iowa, United States, his father, Edward Charles Lloyd, was 48 and his mother, Annie Somes King, was 41. He lived in Milford, Dickinson, Iowa, United States in 1910. He died on 1 January 1992, in New Hanover, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Chapel Hill Cemetery, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States.

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Edwin Ernest Lloyd
Laura Ellen Smith

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    Edward Charles Lloyd






    Thomas Arthur Lloyd


    Amos Winiy Lloyd



    Peter Edward Lloyd


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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 16

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1926 · Iowa becomes a provider of food to the world

Age 24

Pioneer Hi-Bred International was the leader company experimenting with hybridization of corn and other seeds for agriculture in the world. It helped make different kinds of crop able to grow in harsh conditions so that other parts of the world would be able to farm and become self-sufficient. It was bought out by DuPont in 1999 and has continued to help struggling countries around the world.

Name Meaning

Welsh: descriptive nickname from Welsh llwyd ‘gray’. In Welsh the color term llwyd also includes shades of brown, and it is likely that, when used with reference to younger men, llwyd denoted brown or mouse-colored hair.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edwin Lloyd in household of Simon D Wren, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edwin Ernest Lloyd, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"
  • Edwin Ernest Lloyd in entry for Dolores Naomi Lloyd, "Iowa, Birth Records, 1921-1942"

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