When Ann Taylor was born on 1 May 1810, in Maidenhead, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Taylor, was 32 and her mother, Catherine Makepeace, was 27. She married Ralph Partington on 12 August 1832, in Poulton le Fylde, Lancashire, England. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1850. She died on 24 May 1860, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.
English, Scottish, and Irish: occupational name for a tailor, from Anglo-Norman French, Middle English taillour ‘tailor’ (Old French tailleor, tailleur; Late Latin taliator, from taliare ‘to cut’). The surname is extremely common in Britain and Ireland. In North America, it has absorbed equivalents from other languages, many of which are also common among Ashkenazic Jews, for example German Schneider and Hungarian Szabo . It is also very common among African Americans.
In some cases also an Americanized form of French Terrien ‘owner of a farmland’ or of its altered forms, such as Therrien and Terrian .
Ralph Partington and Ann Taylor: Pioneers Complied by Julie Robinson Smith in 2014 Born on 16 March 1806 in Skip …