John P Saylor

1812–1865 (Age 53)
Harlan, Harlan, Kentucky, United States

The Life of John P

When John P Saylor was born in 1812, in Harlan, Harlan, Kentucky, United States, his father, Martin Saylor, was 16 and his mother, Mary Osborne, was 14. He married Patsy Manerva Lawson in 1846, in Harlan, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Harlan, Kentucky, United States in 1860. He died in 1865, in Harlan, Harlan, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

John P Saylor
1812–1865
Martha Elizabeth "Betsy" "Patsy" Shelton or Helton
1816–
Frances Saylor
1830–
Nancy Saylor
1837–
Sarah Elizabeth Saylor Simpson Saylor
1842–
Alexander Saylor
1862–
Rachel Saylor
1839–1929
Barbara Saylor
1840–
Calvin Saylor
1841–
Mary Saylor
1842–1916
Mary Saylor
1844–
Samuel Saylor
1846–1918
Jefferson Saylor
1846–
John Martin Saylor
1846–
James Taylor
1848–
Margaret A Saylor
1849–
Green B. Flinchum
1850–
Franklin P. Flinchum
1856–

Spouse and Children

children

(16)

+11 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1796–1872Male

    Mary Osborne

    Female1798–1875Female

siblings

(11)

    Male1812–1865Male

    Sarah Jane Saylor

    Female1820–1843Female

    John "Real" Saylor

    Male1821–1860Male

    Charlotte Saylor

    Female1822–Female

    Male1826–1862Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1812

Age 0

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 0

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 18

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a dancer or acrobat, from Old French sailleor ‘dancer’, ‘leaper’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Saylor, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John Saylor, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John Saylor in entry for Samuel Saylor, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"

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