James Milton Taylor

21 August 1795–16 August 1869 (Age 73)
Campbell, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of James Milton

James Milton Taylor was born on 21 August 1795, in Campbell, Virginia, United States. He married Permilia Dickey on 29 October 1812, in Campbell, Albemarle, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Morgan, Tennessee, United States in 1850. He died on 16 August 1869, in Cumberland, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Cumberland, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Milton Taylor
Permilia Dickey
Marriage: 29 October 1812
John Henry Taylor
Samuel James Taylor
about 1822–1870
Payton Graves Pate Taylor
Pierce Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
James Jefferson Taylor
Susan Taylor
David Gillis Taylor
Francis King Taylor
Cythia Taylor
Eliza Taylor
Thomas W. Taylor
Nancy Taylor

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 October 1812Campbell, Albemarle, Virginia, United States
  • Children


    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State
    Age 1
    On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.
    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 5
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 24
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 241254;2007: 532882; 2010: 751209)English, Scottish, and Irish: occupational name for a tailor, from Anglo-Norman French, Middle English taillour ‘tailor’ (Old French tailleor, tailleur; Late Latin taliator, from taliare ‘to cut’). The surname is extremely common in Britain and Ireland. In North America, it has absorbed equivalents from other languages, many of which are also common among Ashkenazic Jews, for example German Schneider and Hungarian Szabo . It is also very common among African Americans.In some cases also an Americanized form of French Terrien ‘owner of a farmland’ or of its altered forms, such as Therrien and Terrian .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (8)

    • James Taylor, "United States Census, 1860"
    • James Taylor, "Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940"
    • James Taylor, "United States Census, 1850"

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