Mary Taylor

17 November 1782–
Elmsall, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Taylor was christened on 17 November 1782, in South Kirkby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Taylor, was 52 and her mother, Elizabeth Cusworth, was 41.

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Family Time Line

John Taylor
1730–
Elizabeth Cusworth
1741–1785
Thomas Taylor
1778–
Elizabeth Taylor
1780–
Mary Taylor
1782–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

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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  • Mary Taylor, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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