Newton Taylor

1837–
Lawrence, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Newton

When Newton Taylor was born in 1837, in Lawrence, Arkansas, United States, his father, John Taylor, was 23 and his mother, Mary Polly Blair, was 17. He lived in Strawberry, Lawrence, Arkansas, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

John Taylor
1814–1852
Mary Polly Blair
1820–1850
Newton Taylor
1837–
Lucretia Taylor
1839–
Margaret Taylor
1847–
John Taylor
1839–
Lydia O. Taylor
1842–
William L. Taylor
1849–

Parents & Siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861

Age 24

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 31

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Newton Taylor in household of John Taylor, "United States Census, 1850"

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