Her great-uncle John Todd was killed in the last battle of the American Revolution-the Battle of Blue Licks.
# Her sister Elizabeth Todd was the daughter-in-law of Illinois Governor Ninian Edwards. Elizabeth's daughter Julia Edwards married Edward L. Baker, editor of the "Illinois State Journal" and son of Congressman David Jewett Baker.
# Her half-sister Emilie Todd married CS General Benjamin Hardin Helm, son of Kentucky Governor John L. Helm. Governor Helm's wife was a 1st cousin 3 times removed of Colonel John Hardin who was related to three Kentucky congressmen.
A cousin was Kentucky Congressman/US General John Blair Smith Todd.
Another cousin, William L. Todd, created the original Bear Flag for the California Republic in 1846.
Register to update information, save favorites, post photos, news stories and comments.