Thomas Taylor

12 May 1790–23 January 1865 (Age 74)
Belper, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Thomas

When Thomas Taylor was born on 12 May 1790, in Belper, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Daniel Taylor, was 27 and his mother, Susanna Hallsworth, was 24. He married Ann Ball on 22 August 1813, in Duffield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Duffield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. In 1851, at the age of 60, his occupation is listed as nail maker in Belper, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He died on 23 January 1865, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Taylor
Ann Ball
Marriage: 22 August 1813
Elizabeth Taylor
Emma Taylor
Abraham Taylor
William Taylor
Hannah Taylor
James Taylor
Susannah Taylor
Anne Taylor
Sarah Taylor
Daniel Taylor

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 August 1813Duffield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
    1801 · The Act of Union
    Age 11
    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
    Age 22
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    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 .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Known History of Thomas Taylor - written by Alice Thorpe Davis

    Thomas was the second d son of Daniel and Susannah Hallsworth Taylor. He was born the 12 th of May 1790 in Belper, Derbyshire, England. He had seven brothers and one sister. He was baptized into the …

    Sources (57)

    • Thomas Taylor, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Thomas Taylor in entry for James Taylor, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Thomas Taylor, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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