1847 – Born on the 1st of May in New York City.
1869 – Loyd was educated at Columbia College and admitted to the bar.
1872 – He joined the staff of the Chicago Tribune, where he worked for 13 years at the literary, financial, and editorial desks.
1894 – Wrote "Wealth Against Commonwealth".
1903 – Died on the 28th of September in Chicago.