John W. Lloyd, 10N 48W
John cash-claimed 155 acres in section 7, 10N 48W in 1878.
John W. Lloyd is in Prowers County, Colorado in 1910, 68, born in Ohio, father of Edward Pierson 36 of Indiana or Cora E. Pierson 36 born in Ilinois. The Pierson's have four kids all born in Colorado.
This John was in Bourbon County, Kansas in 1880, farming, 38, born in Ohio, with Mary 40 born in New Jersey. Mary's kids William Redmon is 17, Georgia Redman 15.
They have Cora E. Lloyd 6, born in Illinois.
In 1900 Neosho County, Kansas, this John is 57, Mary A. 65, with granddaughter Rowena 8 born in Kansas.
He might be the J. W. Lloyd in 1880 El Paso County, Colorado, a dry goods clerk born in Wales, 29, living in a boarding house.
In 1880 Leadville, John Lloyd is 25, mining, single, born in Wales.
In 1900 Canon City, Colorado, John D. Lloyd born March 1855 in Wales, married 18 years to Annie Sept 1855 Pennsylvania, have Jenette 15, Louis J. 12, and John D. 10, all born in Colorado.
In 1930 Canon City, Colorado, John Lloyd is 75, widowed, born in Wales, operating a pool hall.
John D. Lloyd 1855-1934 is buried in Canon City # 35705470.
"Breckenridge, Colo., February 1, 1893
Yesterday morning about 4:30 a snow slide took off the roof of the boarding bouse
at the Boss mine, on Rock creek, and filled the house with snow, smothering the cook,
John Lloyd, who was asleep in his bed. He was the only one that slept in the house,
and the sad affair was not discovered till the boys went to breakfast at 5 o'clock.
When the body was dug out it was found that be must have died instantly.
Lloyd bad a sister, Mrs. Thomas Dayus, who lives at Dillon."
If anyone knows the background of the John W. Lloyd claiming Logan County land, please let us know.