Elizabeth C. Taylor

about 1840–28 January 1917 (Age 77)
Hart, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Elizabeth C.

When Elizabeth C. Taylor was born about 1840, in Hart, Kentucky, United States, her father, Ninian Mobley Taylor, was 41 and her mother, Mary Jane "Jane" Dowdy, was 35. She married Thomas Goatley Laird on 8 September 1857. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870 and Caney, Montgomery, Kansas, United States in 1880. She died on 28 January 1917, in Arma, Crawford, Kansas, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Goatley Laird
1828–1893
Elizabeth C. Taylor
1840–1917
Marriage: 8 September 1857
Laura A. Laird
1858–1935
Mary Jane Laird
1860–1947
Lucy Brown Laird
1867–1948
William F. Laird
1870–1961

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 September 1857
children

(4)

    Laura A. Laird

    Female1858–1935Female

    Mary Jane Laird

    Female1860–1947Female

    Lucy Brown Laird

    Female1867–1948Female

    William F. Laird

    Male1870–1961Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 10

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1861

Age 21

Kansas is the 34th state

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: occupational name for a tailor, from Old French tailleur (Late Latin taliator, from taliare ‘to cut’). The surname is extremely common in Britain and Ireland, and its numbers have been swelled by its adoption as an Americanized form of the numerous equivalent European names, most of which are also very common among Ashkenazic Jews, for example Schneider , Szabó , and Portnov .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Taylor in household of Ninion W Taylor, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Lard in household of Thomas G Lard, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth C Laird in household of Thos G Laird, "United States Census, 1870"

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