Sherman Valentine Tidd

Brief Life History of Sherman Valentine

When Sherman Valentine Tidd was born on 14 February 1912, in Alma, Gratiot, Michigan, United States, his father, Sherman LeRoy Tidd, was 27 and his mother, Delilah Bell Kelley, was 29. He married Mildred C on 21 October 1929. He lived in Seville Township, Gratiot, Michigan, United States in 1920. He died on 11 December 1929, in Lansing, New Hope, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 17, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Grand Ledge, Eaton, Michigan, United States.

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Sherman Valentine Tidd
1912–1929
Mildred C
1914–1994
Marriage: 21 October 1929

Sources (3)

  • S V Tedd in household of Sherman Tedd, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sherman V Tidd, "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952"
  • Sherman V. Tidd, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (7)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

1913 · The Seventeenth Amendment

The Seventeenth Amendment allows the people of each state to elect their own Senators instead of having the state legislature assign them.

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

1 English: locative name from Tydd Saint Mary (Lincs) or Tydd Saint Giles (Cambs).

2 English: relationship name, perhaps also from a Middle English personal name * Tide, * Tidde (Old English Tida). Some early bearers may belong with (1).

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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