Helen Drummond

7 December 1835–18 March 1913 (Age 77)
Winslow, Kennebec, Maine, United States

The Life of Helen

When Helen Drummond was born on 7 December 1835, in Winslow, Kennebec, Maine, United States, her father, William E. Drummond, was 25 and her mother, Sarah Weymouth Burnham, was 21. She married James P. Taylor on 7 October 1861, in Winslow, Kennebec, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 18 March 1913, in Winslow, Lincoln, Maine, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

James P. Taylor
1833–1912
Helen Drummond
1835–1913
Marriage: 7 October 1861
Sarah May Taylor
1863–1926
Everett D. Taylor
1871–1873
Ina Susan Taylor
1879–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 October 1861
Winslow, Kennebec, Maine, United States
children

(3)

    Sarah May Taylor

    Female1863–1926Female

    Everett D. Taylor

    Male1871–1873Male

    Ina Susan Taylor

    Female1879–Female

Parents and Siblings

    William E. Drummond

    Male1810–1896Male

    Sarah Weymouth Burnham

    Female1814–1855Female

siblings

(7)

    Female1835–1913Female

    Damaris Hayden Drummond

    Female1837–1907Female

    Edward William Drummond

    Male1837–1876Male

    George Clark Drummond

    Male1840–1918Male

    Susan Lord Drummond

    Female1843–1929Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1838 · The Aroostook War

Age 3

"An international incident referred to as the Aroostook War or ""Pork and Beans War"". The conflict resulted as part of an international boundary dispute between the United States. Although several British soldiers were captured, nobody was killed during the war. In fact, local militia units did not engage in any significant combat. One of the most dramatic events was actually when two Canadian militia were injured by Black Bears."
1863

Age 28

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from any of the various places, as for example Drymen near Stirling and Drummond (Castle) in Perthshire, that are named from Gaelic drumainn, a derivative of druim ‘ridge’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Helen D Taylor in household of James P Taylor, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Helen Drummond in household of William E Drummond, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Helen D Taylor in household of James P Taylor, "United States Census, 1910"

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