John Emory Lloyd

Brief Life History of John Emory

When John Emory Lloyd was born on 22 January 1809, in Nelson, Kentucky, United States, his father, John Emery Lloyd, was 32 and his mother, Eleanor Bridges, was 35. He married Elizabeth Higdon on 22 January 1839, in Shelburn, Curry Township, Sullivan, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Sullivan, Sullivan, Indiana, United States in 1870 and Hamilton Township, Sullivan, Indiana, United States in 1880. He died on 10 June 1883, in Sullivan, Indiana, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Shelburn, Curry Township, Sullivan, Indiana, United States.

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John Emory Lloyd
Elizabeth Higdon
Marriage: 22 January 1839
Thomas Curtis Lloyd
Eberle Lloyd
Martha Lloyd
Williamson Lloyd
Zerilda Lloyd
Candice E Lloyd
Fannie L Lloyd
William Lloyd
Charles S Lloyd

Sources (14)

  • John E Lloyd, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jno Lloyd in entry for Candis E. Aldersons, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
  • John E Loyd, "United States Census, 1850"

World Events (8)


War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.


Historical Boundaries: 1817: Sullivan, Indiana, United States

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

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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