Lloyd family (Birmingham)

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The Lloyd family of Birmingham was a prominent Welsh Quaker family who migrated in the seventeenth century to Birmingham, England, from Dolobran Hall near Meifod, Powys (previously in Montgomeryshire),[1] Wales. The family were involved in manufacturing and in the establishment of Lloyds Bank.[2] The principal residence of the senior branch of the Birmingham family was Farm, Bordesley.

At the outbreak of the First World War Gertrude and John Henry Lloyd had four sons of military age:[3]

Notable family members[edit]

Prominent members of the family included:

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  1. ^ "Deeds relating to the Lloyd family and to the Dolobran estate". National Library of Wales. Retrieved 23 November 2014.
  2. ^ Lloyd, Samuel (1907). The Lloyds of Birmingham. Cornish Brothers.
  3. ^ Roberts, Sian (2014). Great war britain birmingham : remembering 1914-18. [S.l.]: The History Press Ltd. p. 112. ISBN 978-0-7509-5969-8.