Raymond Lee Taylor

1915–2004 (Age 89)
Payson, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Raymond Lee

When Raymond Lee Taylor was born on 22 April 1915, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Lee Raymond Taylor, was 31 and his mother, Ada Viola Done, was 30. He married Arba Florence Halladay on 23 September 1936, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Payson Election Precinct, Utah, Utah, United States in 1940 and Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 2001. He died on 19 April 2004, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Payson City Cemetery, Payson, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Raymond Lee Taylor
1915–2004
Arba Florence Halladay
1912–1987
Marriage: 23 September 1936
Raymond Lee Taylor Jr
1939–1939
Hal Raymond Taylor
1941–2012

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
23 September 1936
Payson, Utah, Utah, United States
children

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

Age 6

Utah is home to one of the oldest coasters in the world that is still operational. The Roller Coaster, at Lagoon Amusement park, is listed number 5.
1941

Age 26

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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.

Story Highlight

Dad's Moorish food

Dad's ancestors were English. But he loved to talk about English people from the Moors, but not really. If he was eating something that he really liked, he called the food Moorish . But to him it …

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Sources (3)

  • Ray Taylor, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Raymond Taylor in household of Lee R Taylor, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ray Taylor in household of Lee R Taylor, "United States Census, 1920"

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