Joseph H Taylor

24 February 1800–16 June 1876 (Age 76)
Hurst, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Joseph H

When Joseph H Taylor was born on 24 February 1800, in Hurst, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Taylor, was 26 and his mother, Martha Taylor, was 22. He married Harriet Barnes on 22 July 1821, in Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died on 16 June 1876, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph H Taylor
Harriet Barnes
Marriage: 22 July 1821
Harriett Melling
Ann Taylor
about 1846–
John Taylor
John Taylor
Joseph Taylor
Martha Hanley Taylor
Levi Taylor
Mary Ann Taylor
Mary Handley Taylor
Frederick Taylor
Harriet Taylor
James Taylor
Baby Girl Taylor
Frederick Taylor
Samuel Barnes Taylor

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 July 1821Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    1801 · The Act of Union
    Age 1
    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 3
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 20
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

    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

    Liverpool to Keokuk: The Mormon Maritime Migration Experience of 1853

    Joseph and Harriet Taylor emigrated from England to the United States on a ship called the Elvira Owen. They left a port at Liverpool on the 15th of February 1853 and arrived in New Orleans the 31st o …

    Sources (40)

    • Joseph Taylor in entry for John Taylor, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Joseph Taylor, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Joseph Taylor in entry for Joseph Taylor and Mary J. Rennels, "New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920"

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