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John Henry "Pop" Lloyd
Birth: Apr. 25, 1894
Palatka
Putnam County
Florida, USA
Death: Mar. 19, 1965
Atlantic City
Atlantic County
New Jersey, USA

Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player. He is considered the finest shortstop to play in the Negro Leagues. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Inscription:
NEGRO LEAGUE 1904 - 1931

REGARDED AS THE FINEST SHORTSTOP
TO PLAY NEGRO BASEBALL

BASEBALL HALL OF FAME 1977

SERVED TO UPHOLD THE DIGNITY OF THE GAME AND TO ADVANCE THE OPPORTUNITIES OF AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE MAJOR LEAGUE

HUMANITARIAN

MENTOR AND ROLE MODEL TO THE YOUTH OF
ATLANTIC CITY

DEDICATED BY THE COMMITTEE TO RESTORE
"POP" LLOYD STADIUM
(last line illegible)
 
Burial:
Atlantic City Cemetery
Pleasantville
Atlantic County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Section S, Lots 910-913
GPS (lat/lon): 39.39635, -74.53596
 
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Originally Created by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jul 03, 1999
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John Henry Pop Lloyd
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John Henry Pop Lloyd
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John Henry Pop Lloyd
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
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