Rev Howell Taylor

1754–1845 (Age 90)
Mecklenburg, Virginia, United States

The Life of Howell

When Rev Howell Taylor was born on 16 October 1754, in Mecklenburg, Virginia, United States, his father, Edmund George Taylor, was 31 and his mother, Ann Lewis, was 21. He married Susannah Young on 30 December 1778. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 30 May 1845, in Haywood, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Tabernacle Cemetery, Allens, Haywood, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rev Howell Taylor
1754–1845
Susannah Young
1762–1810
Marriage: 30 December 1778
Judith Burton Taylor
1779–1876
James Wesley Taylor
1779–
Samuel Allen Taylor
1780–1835
James Wesley Taylor
1813–
Ann Lewis " Nancy" Taylor
1782–1857
Edmond Taylor
1785–1871
John Young Taylor
1787–1855
Captain Howell Taylor
1791–1858
Richard Taylor
1793–1865

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
30 December 1778
children

(9)

  • Judith Burton Taylor

    Female1779–1876Female

  • James Wesley Taylor

    Male1779–Male

  • Male1780–1835Male

  • Ann Lewis " Nancy" Taylor

    Female1782–1857Female

  • Edmond Taylor

    Male1785–1871Male

+4 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 4

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1776

Age 22

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 26

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Howell Taylor, "Virginia, County Marriage Records, 1771-1943"
  • Howell Taylor, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Rebecca Gibson in the Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837

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