Note: 1. Arrived in Maryland in 1649 from Virginia where he had lived from 1623. 2. Burgess in Virginia Assembly 3. Commissioned as Commander of Anne Arundel County on 30 Jul 1650 by Governor Stone. 4. Moved to Talbot County in 1660 NOTE: probably brother to Cornelius Lloyd and their sister was probably the wife of Richard Hall. ===== Colonial Families of the United States of America: Volume 2 ISSUE BY 1ST m. page 454 EDWARD LLOYD, the first of Wye House, b. near Wye River, in Wales, circa 1600; emigrated to the colony of Virginia, and resided there from 1637 to 1649; member of Assembly of Virginia, 1644-45; compelled to quit Virginia on account of being a Puritan, he came to Maryland with Leonard STRONG and others, and settled on Greenbury Point, near Annapolis, Md. In 1650, he was appointed by Gov. STONE, Commander of Arms, Anne Arundel Co.; at the river Severn, 5th July, 1652, with his associates, made a treaty with the Susqwehannough Indians; 22d July, 1654, he, with Capt. Wm. FULLER, Richard PRESTON, Wm. DURAND, Capt. John SMITH, Leonard STRONG, John LAWSON, John HATCH, Richard WELLS and Richard EWEN, took possession of the Province of Maryland in the name of the Protector, Oliver Cromwell, compelling Gov. William STONE to resign the government of the Province to them; was member of the Provincial Court, 1656, and held this position for [p.454] some time; was CROMWELL'S Commissioner of Parliament. Left Maryland, 1688, and resided in London until his death in 1695. In his will he devised Wye House to Edward LLOYD, son of his deceased son, Philemon LLOYD. m. (firstly) in Virginia, circa 1646, Alice CROUCH; m. (secondly) in England (wife's name unknown), but had no issue by second m. ====== Colonial Families of the United States of America: Volume 6 ISSUE 71. Sarah, m. Henry HOWARD, son of Joseph HOWARD, and gd. son of Capt. Cornelius HOWARD who was representative from Anne Arundel County in the Legislative Assembly from 1671 to 1675. This Capt. Cornelius HOWARD was known as Capt. Cornelius Howard of Howard's Heirship and Chance and was the oldest son of Matthew HOWARD the First, who moved from Lower Norfolk, Virginia, together with his relative Edward LLOYD, in 1650, to the south side of the Severn settlements. Matthew HOWARD was a descendant of the John Howard who came to this country in 1621 and was killed by the Indians.
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