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Dr John Todd
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Birth: Apr. 27, 1787
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 7, 1865
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA

Todd was the son of General Levi Todd & the brother of Mrs. John T. Stuart. His brother Robert Todd was the father of Mrs. Abraham Lincoln.

Dr. Todd was a graduate of Transylvania University and the University of Pennsylvania. He took part in the War of 1812, acting as Surgeon General of Kentucky troops. He was at the battle of River Raisin where he was taken prisoner. He was removed to the "Pens of Malden" and in the winter of 1813 was paroled. Dr. Todd returned to Kentucky and resumed his medical practice. In 1817 he moved to Edwardsville, Illinois, and in 1827, moved to Springfield, Illinois, where he remained until his death. He was noted for his kindness of heart, benevolence and charities to the poor. His funeral took place at the First Presbyterian Church with burial in Oak Ridge Cemetery.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Levi Todd (1756 - 1807)
  Jane Briggs Todd (1761 - 1800)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth F. B. Smith Todd (1793 - 1865)
 
 Children:
  John Blair Smith Todd (1814 - 1872)*
  Francis Walton Todd (1816 - 1898)*
  Lockwood Marcus Todd (1823 - 1894)*
  Elizabeth J. Todd Brown (1825 - 1895)*
  Frances Stuart Todd Shelby (1832 - 1851)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ann Todd Tegarden (1778 - 1863)*
  Hannah Todd Stuart (1781 - 1834)*
  Elizabeth Todd Carr (1782 - 1863)*
  David Todd (1786 - 1859)*
  John Todd (1787 - 1865)
  Maria Logan Todd Bullock (1788 - 1861)*
  Robert Smith Todd (1791 - 1849)*
  Samuel Briggs Todd (1793 - 1876)*
  Jane Briggs Todd Breck (1796 - 1856)*
  James C. Todd (1802 - 1849)**
  William H Todd (1805 - 1879)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 10, 29
 
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Record added: Mar 02, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 20666
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