John Lloyd

11 May 1817–22 November 1883 (Age 66)
Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John

When John Lloyd was born on 11 May 1817, in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, John Lloyd, was 32 and his mother, Mary Thomas, was 26. He married Elizabeth Jones on 18 February 1843, in Pontypool, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Trevethin, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1851 and Newton Township, Jasper, Iowa, United States for about 20 years. He died on 22 November 1883, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Lloyd
Elizabeth Jones
Marriage: 18 February 1843
Mary Lloyd
John Lloyd
William E Lloyd
Thomas E Lloyd
Ann Lloyd
Jane Lloyd
Martha Lloyd

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 February 1843Pontypool, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 2
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1825 · Museum of Lancashire
    Age 8
    The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 19
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh: descriptive nickname from Welsh llwyd ‘gray’. InWelsh the color term llwyd also includes shades of brown, andit 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 (32)

    • John Floyd, "United States Census, 1880"
    • John Lloyd in entry for Edwin W Stevens and Elizabeth Holman, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
    • John Lloyd in entry for Mary L Nicholl, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

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