Lora Todd

1875–1946 (Age 70)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Lora

Lora Todd was born on 2 August 1875, in Mississippi, United States. She had at least 5 sons and 1 daughter with James Lanoy Rutledge. She lived in Beat 2, Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States in 1900 and Beat 1, Union, Mississippi, United States for about 20 years. She died on 15 June 1946, in Mississippi, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Etta, Union, Mississippi, United States.

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Lora Todd
James Lanoy Rutledge
Pearl Rutledge
Clarence Rutledge
James A Rutledge
Lee Lamar Rutledge
Garfield Rutledge

Spouse & Children



  • Female1899–1978Female

  • Clarence Rutledge


  • James A Rutledge


  • Rutledge


  • Lee Lamar Rutledge


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1877 · Mississippi State Board of Health is Created

Age 2

In 1877, the Mississippi State Board of Health was established to protect and advance health throughout the state. There are several different categories that fall under their watch such as disease, environment, injury, standard care, shots, keep records, and more.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

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)

  • Lora Rutledge in household of J L Rutledge, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lola Rutledge in household of James Rutledge, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lora Rutledge in household of Jim L Rutledge, "United States Census, 1940"

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