Obit: Lloyd, Edwin C. (1861 - 1951)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon


Surnames: Lloyd, Boundford, Wells, Hansen, Shumway, Flint


----Sources: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark County, WI) February 8, 1951


Lloyd, Edwin C. (20 Feb. 1861 - 3 Feb. 1951)


Edwin C. Lloyd, age 89, died at his home on South Grand Ave. on Sat. Feb. 3, 1951, at 7:15 p.m. after an illness of one week. Funeral services were conducted on Tuesday at one o’clock at the Georgas Funeral Home with the Rev. Virgil Nulton officiating. Interment was made in the Neillsville City Cemetery.


Mr. Lloyd was born in Wales, United Kingdom, on February 20, 1861, to Edwin and Mary (Boundford) Lloyd. He came to this country with his parents at the age of 5 months, landing in New York. They located in Albany, Wis., where he received his education and grew to manhood.


At the age of 35 he came to Clark County and located on a farm in the town of Pine Valley. He and his wife retired from farming twenty-five years ago and moved to the city, where he lived the remainder of his life.


On Dec. 5, 1894, he was married to Hattie Wells at Neillsville, Wis. Eleven children were born to this union. He is survived by his wife and by these children: Mrs. Edward (Eunice) Hansen, of Racine, Mrs. Vera Shumway of Neillsville, Byno Lloyd of Neillsville, Ray Lloyd of Loyal, Guy, Thomas, and Calvert of Racine, Mrs. Paul (Elva) Flint of Richfield, Wis.; and 22 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.


One son, Louis, died in England in World War I. Two daughters Mae and Mildred, five brothers and four sisters are deceased.


Biographical Information


Wisconsin Marriage Record


Groom's Name: Edwin Lloyd
Groom's Birth Date:
Groom's Birthplace: Wales
Groom's Age:
Bride's Name: Hattie Wells
Bride's Birth Date:
Bride's Birthplace: Neillsville, Clark, Wis
Bride's Age:
Marriage Date: 05 Dec 1894
Marriage Place: Neillsville, Clark, Wisconsin
Groom's Father's Name: Thomas Lloyd
Groom's Mother's Name: Jane Boundford
Bride's Father's Name: Mathas Wells
Bride's Mother's Name: Abresta Petengale
Groom's Race: White
Groom's Marital Status:
Groom's Previous Wife's Name:
Bride's Race: White
Bride's Marital Status:
Bride's Previous Husband's Name:


Wisconsin Births and Christenings, 1826-1926 for Lloyd

Name:  Lloyd (Ray)
Gender:  Male
Baptism/Christening Date: 
Baptism/Christening Place: 
Birth Date:  17 May 1904
Birthplace:  Town Pine Valley, Clark Co., Wisconsin
Death Date: 
Name Note:  twins
Race:  White
Father's Name:  Edwin Lloyd
Father's Birthplace:  Wales
Father's Age: 
Mother's Name:  Hattie Wells
Mother's Birthplace:  Clark Co, Wis.
Mother's Age:


1905 Wisconsin State Census, Pine Valley, Clark, Wisconsin


Name: Edwin C Lloyd
Residence: Pine Valley, Clark, Wisconsin
Age: 44y
Estimated Birth Year: Abt 1861
Birthplace: Wales
Race: White
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Place of Birth: Parent 1: Wales
Place of Birth: Parent 2: Wales
Family Number: 90
Page Number: 384
Line Number: 56
Head: Edwin C Lloyd M 44y
Spouse: Hattie May Lloyd F 29y (1876)
Child:  Line Lloyd M 9y
Child:  Eunice Lloyd F 7y
Child:  Vera Lloyd F 6y
Child:  Tina Lloyd F 3y
Child:  Byns Lloyd M 2y
Child:  May Lloyd F 1y
Child:  Ray Lloyd M 1y


1910 Federal Census, Pine Valley, Clark, Wisconsin


Name: Edwin Lloyd
Birthplace: Wales
Marital Status: Married
Race : White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year: 1860
Father's Birthplace: Wales
Mother's Birthplace: Wales
Family Number: 142
Page Number: 7
Head: Edwin Lloyd M 50y
Spouse: Hattie Lloyd F 34y
Child:  Louie Lloyd M 14y
Child:  Cunice Lloyd M 12y
Child:  Veria Lloyd F 11y
Child:  Tinnie Lloyd F 8y
Child:  Byno Lloyd M 7y
Child:  May Lloyd F 6y
Child:  Ray Lloyd M 6y
Child:  Guy Lloyd M 3y
Child:  Thomas Lloyd M y 8m


1920 Federal Census, Clark, Wisconsin


Name: Hattie Lloyd
Estimated Birth Year: 1877
Age: 43
Birthplace: Wisconsin
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife
Gender: Female
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Father's Birthplace: Vermont
Mother's Birthplace: Vermont
Sheet Number: 3
Head: Edward Lloyd M 59y
Spouse: Hattie Lloyd F 43y
Child: Byno Lloyd M 16y
Child: May Lloyd F 15y
Child: Ray Lloyd M 15y
Child: Guy Lloyd M 12y
Child: Thomas Lloyd M 10y
Child: Calvert Lloyd M 6y
Child: Elva Lloyd F 4y


1930 Federal Census, Neillsville, Clark, Wisconsin


Name: Edwin Lloyd
Gender: Male
Age: 69
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Birthplace: Wales
Estimated Birth Year: 1861
Immigration Year: 1862
Father's Birthplace: Wales
Mother's Birthplace: Wales
Enumeration District Number: 29
Family Number: 404
Sheet Number and Letter: 14A
Line Number: 13
Head: Edwin Lloyd M 69
Spouse: Hattie Lloyd F 54
Child: Thomas Lloyd M 20
Child: Calbert Lloyd M 17
Child: Elva Lloyd F 14


Lloyd Family Tree

Edwin C Lloyd
   Birth Feb 1860 in Radnorshire, United Kingdom
   Death Feb 1951 in Neillsville, Wisconsin, USA


              Thomas Lloyd
              Birth 20 Oct 1815 in Llanbadarn Fawr, Radnor
              Death 28 Dec 1862 in Albany, Green, Wisconsin, United States


              Jane Boundford
              Birth 1818 in Llanbister, Radnorshire

              Death 26 JUL 1902 in Evansville, Rock County, Wisconsin


Hattie May Wells
   Birth 15 Jan 1876 in Log cabin near Neillsville, Wisconsin
   Death 19 Feb 1952 in Neillsville, Wisconsin, USA


1    Louis A. Lloyd   1895 - 1918

2    Eunice Lloyd     1897 -

3    Vera Lloyd        1899 - 1996

4    Mildred Lloyd    1901 - 1922

5    Byno Lloyd       1903 -

6    Mae Lloyd        1904 -

7    Ray Lloyd         1904 -

8    Guy Lloyd         1907 -

9    Thomas Lloyd   1910 -

10  Calvert

11  Elva


Lloyd Family Photos

 Clark County, Wisconsin


Provided by Cheryl Strickland




Click on the pictures to enlarge them.


First 5 Lloyd children (outdoors)
1903, Neillsville, Wisconsin
Standing from left, Vera,Eunice, and Mildred. Sitting oldest brother Lewis, holding baby Byno Lloyd.



First five Lloyd Children (indoors)
Louis standing on the left, Mildred in back, Vera and Eunice sitting ,and baby Byno sitting on chair.



Seven Lloyd children
Top left,Vera, Mildred, and Eunice Lloyd. Bottom left, Byno, Ray and May(twins) and baby Guy.



Hattie May Wells
Birth 15 Jan 1876 in Log cabin near Neillsville, Wisconsin
Death 19 Feb 1952 in Neillsville, Wisconsin, USA



Matthias Wells Family
1880s , Neillsville, Wisconsin
Standing, Berton, Hattie, Willis Wells. Seated, Parents, Matthias Wells and Alberta Pettingill Wells.



Alberta M Pettingill with her parents
Birth 30 Apr 1847 in Vermont, USA
Death 25 March 1924 in Neillsville, Wisconsin, USA


7.  Alberta Pettingill Wells and her brother Frank


8.  Tombstone of Alberta Wells, Neillsville City Cemetery




Burton Wells and his stone house
About 1885 , Neillsville, Wisconsin
Burton Wells built this stone house when he was 15 years old. It is in the Jailhouse History Museum in Neillsville, Wisconsin. It contains many family photos.



Alonzo Hawley Wells
About 1864 , Civil War
This is a photo of Alonzo Hawley Wells, older brother of Matthias Wells. Alonzo and Matthias Wells, sons of Hawley and Susan Harlow Wells Alonzo and Matthias enlisted in on 12 Nov. 1863 and Mustered out on 20 July 1865

Original Photo





Hattie May Wells 1876 - 1952, High School Graduation.



Tombstone of Matthias Wells, Neillsville City Cemetery.



Matthias and Alberta Pettingill Wells, ca 1900, Neillsville, Wis.



Susan Harlow Wells, died 1875, Neillsville City Cemetery, Wis.



Tombstone of Thomas and Jane Lloyd, Albany, Wis.



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