Edward Richard Taylor

1873–1957 (Age 83)
Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States

The Life of Edward Richard

Edward Richard Taylor was born on 15 December 1873, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States as the son of Edward Randolph Taylor and Elizabeth West. He married Lucretia Shropshire Taylor on 2 October 1902. He died on 12 July 1957, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Mount Hope, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States.

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Edward Richard Taylor
1873–1957
Lucretia Shropshire Taylor
1880–1965
Marriage: 2 October 1902

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
2 October 1902

Parents & Siblings

  • Edward Randolph Taylor

    MaleMale

  • Elizabeth West

    FemaleFemale

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 18

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 23

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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.

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