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Susquehanna Squire: The Story of William Lloyd

By: Dufour Woolfley

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2005

Seller ID: W3593

ISBN: 0788435930

Condition: 188 pages, 6x9, 2005, 6x9, paper, index, 188 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc

William Ambrose Lloyd (1772-1848) was a pretentious and boastful Welsh horse-trader, of humble origin but glib tongue, who came to America in middle age and soon attained wealth and status beyond the usual immigrant's wildest hope. Along the way he charmed or angered many, including a varied array of formidable and intriguing women. Within months of landing in America the energetic and imaginative William Lloyd had made himself a leading merchant in the growing town of Frederick, Maryland, where he eagerly sought to rub shoulders with the town's elite. Upon the death of his unlettered English ... View more info