John Todd, Jr

John Todd, Jr

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 2 Oct 1793 (aged 29)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 119620129 · View Source
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Quaker lawyer in Philadelphia

Aged 29, died of scarlet fever, with his son William Temple Todd, aged 3 months. His parents, John Todd, Sr. and Mary (Duborow) Todd, also died of scarlet fever.

Married January 1790 to Dolley Payne, who survived him and last married James Madison of Virginia.

John Payne Todd, son of John Todd, Jr., and Dolley Payne, also survived.

Note: According to inmand15 #47113419 , they both died of yellow fever.


1793, 25 October
Thos Wright of Wilkesbarre called; he informed us of the deaths of Campbell Dick and John Todd [aged about 27]. Mierken, sugar baker, dead. Among a list of burials in Friends' ground, in which were a large number that we have not heard of before, were John Guest Sr, James Goram, Grace Estaugh, Sun Kribner, Margt Langdale and Lydia West.

Source: Genealogical Gleanings from the Journal of Elizabeth Drinker, 1759 to 1807, Page 610 in Pennsylvania Vital Records, Vol I, by the Genealogical Publishing Company, Incorporated in 1983 [courtesy of Dead Ringer #46986571 ]

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  • Created by: Martin Weybright
  • Added: 31 Oct 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 119620129
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