91st PA--William H Lloyd alias Thomas H Smith

William H Lloyd alias Thomas H Smith

Before the war

He was born in 1844, in Delaware, to Lewis and Mary Lloyd. [sources: date: 3 (20 in 1863), 7 (1844), 9 (41 in 1885), 11 (35 in 1880). place: 11 parents: 9]

During the war

He was drafted. He was mustered into service as a private in the 118th Pennsylvania Infantry on 11 September 1863 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was in company A of the 118th Pennsylvania Infantry. [sources: 1, 2, 3, 4]

On 2 June 1865, he was transferred from the 118th Pennsylvania to company F of the 91st Pennsylvania. He was a private in company F of the 91st. [sources: 1, 2, 3 (1 June), 12]

He mustered out with his company on 10 July 1865. He was a private, in company F. [sources: 1, 3, 12]

After the war

He married Georgeanna [unknown family name]. She was born in 1846, in Delaware. [sources: 7, 10]

In 1880, he was living in Brandywine Hundred, New Castle County, Delaware. He was living with his wife Georgiana, children Lena, John H, Sophia, and Charles, and his mother-in-law Cornelis Colburn. He was a painter, and had been out of work for six months in the previous year. [source: 11]

On 4 May 1885, he died, in Christianna Hundred, New Castle County, Delaware. He died of natural causes. He was a laborer, and was married. He was buried in Mount Salem Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware. [sources: 6, 7, 8, 9]

On 21 July 1890, his widow, Georgiana Lloyd, successfully applied from Louisiana for a pension. [sources: 4, 5]

On 25 June 1908, his widow, Georgeanna Lloyd, died, in Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware. She died of carcinoma of bowels. On 28 June 1908, she was buried in Mount Salem Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware. [sources: 7, 10]

Sources

1 Bates, Samuel Penniman. History of Pennsylvania volunteers, 1861-5. Harrisburg: B. Singerly, state printer, 1869-71. 5 volumes. 'Ninety-first regiment', volume 3, pages 186-233. (In the roster) (Thomas Smith)

2 Bates, Samuel Penniman. History of Pennsylvania volunteers, 1861-5. Harrisburg: B. Singerly, state printer, 1869-71. 5 volumes. 'One hundred and eighteenth regiment'. Page 1319. (In the roster) (Thomas Smith)

3 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 19 January 2005 (Thomas Smith)

4 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company F (Thomas H Smith)

5 pension index, by name (William H Lloyd alias Thomas H Smith)

6 Find a grave, memorial 11411460, created by gravemarker, added 23 Jul 2005, accessed 23 Feb 15 [identity is confirmed by reference on the pictured headstone to his service in the 91st: "WM. H. LLOYD CO. F. 91 PA. INF."] (Wm H Lloyd)

7 Find a grave, memorial 97351970, created by Kimberly, added 18 Sep 2012, accessed 23 Feb 15 [identity is probably given reference on the pictured headstone to his wife Georgeanna: 'LLOYD 1844 WILLIAM H. 1885 HIS WIFE 1846 GEORGEANNA 1908 SOPHIA B. GROSE 1874-1909"] (William H Lloyd)

8 records of headstones of deceased Union veterans, 1879-1903 (Wm H Lloyd)

9 Delaware death records, 1811-1933, 4 May 1885 (William H Lloyd)

10 Delaware death records, 1811-1933, 25 June 1908 (Georgeanna Lloyd)

11 1880 US census, Delaware, New Castle County, Brandywine Hundred, enumeration district 2, microfilm series T9, film 118, page 26 = 9 A handwritten (William Lloyd)

12 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Thomas Smith)

Display



Thomas H Smith in the 91st PA database

1880 census

[1880 US census, Delaware, New Castle County, Brandywine Hundred, enumeration district 2, microfilm series T9, film 118, page 26 = 9 A handwritten]
[identification is likely, since (1) his wife's name matches the name of the widow who applied for a pension]
line20212223242526
street name       
house number       
dwelling visit #68      
family visit #74      
nameLloyd William- Georgiana- Lena- John H- Sophia- CharlesColburn Cornelis
colorWWWWWWW
sexMFFMFMF
age35271195363
month born if born in year       
relationship wifedaughtersondaughtersonmother in law
single  1111 
married11     
widowed/divorced      1
married during year       
occupationPainterKeeping houseAt homeschoolat homeat homeat home
months unemployed6      
currently ill?       
blind       
deaf/dumb       
idiotic       
insane       
disabled       
school this year  11   
can't read 1     
can't write 1     
birthplaceDelDelDelDelDelDelDel
father's birthplaceDelDelDelDelDelDelDel
mother's birthplaceDelDelDelDelDelDelDel

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 11 April 2015, from Fold3]


Smith, Thomas
Co. F, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also 118 Pa. Vols.

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

headstone

[records of headstones of deceased Union veterans, 1879-1903, Wm H Lloyd]
[transcribed 23 Feb 2015, from FamilySearch]
[I do not know how to explain why this record refers to his service in the 118th PA, but the headstone pictures on Find a grave (entry 6 above) refers to his service in the 91st]


Wm H Lloyd
alias William [sic] Smith
Pvt Co. "A", 118th Regt. Penna Inf.
Cemetery Wilmington
at Wilmington
New Castle Co. Del.
Grave [blank]
Date of death unknown
Headstone supplied by
Vermont Marble Comapany
Proctor, Vermont.
Cotnract dated March 8, 1901

Delaware death records

[Delaware death records, 1811-1933, 4 May 1885, William H Lloyd]
[transcribed from Ancestry, 23 Feb 15]


29561
NAME Lloyd William H.
AGE 41 yrs
COLOR " [sc. White]
NATION OR STATE " [sc. Del]
If a Foreigner, how long in the United States -
RESIDENCE Christiana Hd
OCCUPATION Laborer
Married
SEX Male
NAME AND NATION OF PARENTS Lewis + Mary
CAUSE OF DEATH AND COMPLICATIONS Natural Causes
DATE OF DEATH May 4 " [sc. 1885]
DATE OF CERTIFICATE May 6 " [sc. 1885]
DATE OF REGISTRATION June 6 " [sc. 1885]

death certificate, Georgeanna

[Delaware death records, 1811-1933, 25 June 08, Georgeanna Lloyd]
[transcribed 23 Feb 15, from Ancestry]


Lloyd, Georgeanna
Return of a Death in the City of Wilmington.
1. Name of deceased, Georgeanna Lloyd
2. Color, White
3. Sex, Female
4. Age, 63
5. Widowed
6. Date of Death, June 25 08
7. Cause of Death, Carcinoma of bowels
H M Briggs Physician.
8. Occupation, [blank]
9. Place of Birth, Delaware
10. When a minor, [blank]
11. Ward, [blank]
12. Street and Number, 800 W. 6th. St.
13. Date of Burial, June 28, 1908.
14. Place of Burial, Mt. Salem
J. B. Martin Undertaker

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