TWEEDY FAMILY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA:Information about Lorenzo Dow Tweedy
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Lorenzo Dow Tweedy (b. October 02, 1850, d. date unknown)Lorenzo Dow Tweedy (son of Robert Tweedy, Sr. and Mary Elizabeth Holyfield) was born October 02, 1850 in Conway Co., ARK, and died date unknown.He married Emily Standlee on Abt. 1876 in California.
Notes for Lorenzo Dow Tweedy:
Los Angeles City & County Directory, 1883-4 - L.D. TWEEDY, farmer in Downey.
Quinn, History of Downey (1973), p 119: Dow TWEEDY lost stock and orchard during winter flood of 1890-1.
Great Register of 1876: #282 - Lorenzo Dow TWEEDY, age 22 stock raiser, San Antonio Twp; registered Aug. 18, 1873; native of Arkansas.
Daily Signal, Wednesday, August 17, 1976: "TWEEDY House Faces Wrecker's Ball".
Los Angeles Time, September 19, 1954:"TWEEDY House, Erected in 1868, Still Occupied".
1880 Federal Census of California - Los Angeles Co., Silver Road District, Los Nietos Twp., p 3.
1900 Federal Census of California - Los Angeles Co., Downey Twp., p. 28.
1910 Federal Census of California - Los Angeles Co., Downey Precinct.
Downey Champion, July 29, 1893:Obit of John TWEEDY; mentions L.D. TWEEDY as a brother.
Unidentified & undated clipping re: death of Lorenzo, Jr.
More About Lorenzo Dow Tweedy:
Burial: Unknown, Little Lake Cemetery, LA Co., Los Angeles, CA.
More About Lorenzo Dow Tweedy and Emily Standlee:
Marriage: Abt. 1876, California.