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Floyd Family part of the California Gold Rush

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Re: Floyd Family part of the California Gold Rush

Posted: 19 Jul 2012 7:50PM GMT
Classification: Query

The 1850 census lists 14 Floyd's living in California, all males, none named Daniel, none born NY or Wales. 1852 California State Census
Wm Floyd 1824 Vermont lived Sac Co
John Floyd 1824 Vermont lived Sac Co
John Floyd 1817 NY lived Calveras Co
Chas F Floyd 1825 PA lived Contra Costa Co
O J Floyd 1827 PA lived El Dorado Co
J R Floyd 1815 PA El Dorado Co
I Floyd 1811 Germany Nevada Co
W Floyd 1827 Ireland San Francisco Co
James Floyd 1820 MA Santa Clara Co
S Floyd 1824 England Shasta Co
Henry Floyd 1829 PA Solano Co

Find no evidence that Wm Harrison Floyd lived in Warren Co IL
FLOYD, WILLIAM H married GREGORY, MINNIE L 1893-12-06 book D page 236 WARREN COUNTY IL

Event Date: 1930 18 April
Event Place: Los Angeles (Districts 0501-0750), Los Angeles, California
Head Alec D Heyne M 39 South Africa
Wife Sylvia M Heyne F 34 Illinois was 18 when she married
Daughter Disa S Heyne F 13 California - Sylvia Disa Heyne COURTNEY 23 Mar 1917 Kern Co - 21 Oct 1995 Los Angeles
Son Roy A Heyne M 5 California - Alec Roy Heyne Los Angeles 23 May 1925
Father-in-law William H Floyd M 76 California parents born NEW YORK

Home in 1920: Portland, Multnomah, Oregon
William H Floyd 67 CA NY NY widowed
Clifford R Floyd 16 1902 -1904 OR CA IL

Name: Minnie L. Floyd
Event: Death
Event Date: 14 Jan 1908
Event Place: Douglas, Oregon
Birth Date:
Certificate Number: 5595
Source Citation
"Oregon, Death Index, 1903-1998," index, FamilySearch (

Name: William H Floyd
Birthplace: United States
Relationship to Head of Household:
1910 Residence: Roseburg, Douglas, Oregon
Marital Status: Widowed
Race : White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: United States
Mother's Birthplace: United States
Family Number: 75
Page Number: 3
Household Gender Age Birthplace
SELF James D Mckay M 32y Tennessee
WIFE Sarah F Mckay F 47y Oregon
DAU Pearl E Mckay F 25y Oregon
William H Floyd M 50y United States

Event Date: 1900 June
Event Place: ED 65 Sidney Township (excl. Sidney town), Fremont, Iowa, United States
Head William H Floyd M 48 California Nov 1852 married 7 years father born Wales mother born New York
Wife Minnie L Floyd F 31 Illinois Sept 1869 father PA mother WI one child
Daughter Sylva M Floyd F 4 Illinois Oct 1896
Father-in-law Hamilton A Gregory M 68 Pennsylvania Apr 1832 married Isabell Waddell 22 Dec 1864 Warren Co IL

Name: Ray/Roy H Floyd
Event: Birth
Event Date: 12 Jul 1900
Event Place: Sidney Township, Fremont, Iowa, United States
Gender: Male
Father: Floyd
Mother: Minnie Gregory
Certificate Number:
Film Number: 1521390
Digital Folder Number: 004708032
Image Number: 00482
Source Citation
"Iowa, County Births, 1880-1935," index, FamilySearch (

Name: Roy H Floyd
Event: Census
Event Date: 1930
Event Place: Garden Home, Washington, Oregon
Gender: Male
Age: 29
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Birthplace: Iowa
Estimated Birth Year: 1901
Immigration Year:
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Father's Birthplace: California
Mother's Birthplace: Iowa
Enumeration District Number: 0028
Family Number: 140
Sheet Number and Letter: 5B
Line Number: 73
NARA Publication: T626, roll 1957
Film Number: 2341691
Digital Folder Number: 4547519
Image Number: 00637
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Roy H Floyd M 29 Iowa
Wife Hazel J Floyd F 28 Idaho NC MO
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