Stephen Taft

31 August 1734–14 April 1741 (Age 6)
Upton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Stephen

When Stephen Taft was born on 31 August 1734, in Upton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Israel Taft, was 35 and his mother, Mercy Aldrich, was 34. He died on 14 April 1741, in Upton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 6.

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Family Time Line

Israel Taft
1699–1753
Mercy Aldrich
1700–1752
Huldah Arnold Taft
1718–1775
Priscilla Taft
1721–
Israel Taft Jr
1723–1775
Jacob Taft
1725–1802
Hannah Taft
1726–1802
Elisha Taft I
1728–1791
Robert Taft
1729–
Samuel Taft
1731–
Mercy Taft
1733–1801
Stephen Taft
1734–1741
Samuel Taft
1735–1816
Mary Taft
1736–1738
Margery Taft
1738–1813
Silas Taft
1739–1741
Stephen Taft
1741–1803
Rachel Taft
1742–1747
Silas Taft
1744–1772
Amariah Taft
1746–1746
Phila Taft
1746–1794

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Name Meaning

English: topographic name or habitational name from a dialect variant of Old and Middle English toft ‘curtilage’, ‘site’, ‘homestead’, also applied to a low hillock where a homestead used to be. Compare Toft .

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

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  • Stephen Taft, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Stephen Taft, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Stephen Taft, 'Geni World Family Tree' on MyHeritage

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