William Taylor Maynard

Brief Life History of William Taylor

When William Taylor Maynard was born in November 1844, in Pond Creek, Pike, Kentucky, United States, his father, Alvis Maynard Sr, was 36 and his mother, Harrietta A Taylor, was 36. He married Victoria Williamson on 11 August 1867, in Pikeville, Pike, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Magisterial District 6, Pike, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Goody, Pike, Kentucky, United States in 1920. He died on 7 January 1920, in Pike, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Pond Creek, Pike, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Taylor Maynard
1844–1920
Victoria Williamson
1851–1935
Marriage: 11 August 1867
Alvis Maynard
1868–1942
Emily D Maynard
1871–1933
Benjamin Maynard
1873–1956
Infant Maynard
1874–1874
George Scott Maynard
1877–1971
James Bertrand Maynard
1877–1959
George Washington Maynard
1878–1952
Jane Maynard
1879–1954
Anna Maynard
1881–1939
Ida Maynard
1885–1966
Ora Maynard
1886–1967
May Maynard
1888–

Sources (34)

  • Wm Mainard in household of Alvis Mainard, "United States Census, 1850"
  • William T. Maynard, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • William T Maynard, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1846

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

1850 · 8th Most Populated State

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

1865

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) and French: from the Middle English and Old French personal name Mainard (from ancient Germanic Maganhard, Meginard, from magin- ‘power, might’ + hard- ‘brave, hardy’). Compare Mainard .

Altered form of French Ménard (see Menard ), a cognate of 1 above.

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

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