Teancum Taylor

21 December 1836–17 November 1907 (Age 70)
Liberty, Clay, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Teancum

When Teancum Taylor was born on 21 December 1836, in Liberty, Clay, Missouri, United States, his father, John Taylor, was 24 and his mother, Eleanor Burkett, was 21. He married Mary Jane Hiatt on 20 May 1859, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Weber, Utah, United States in 1860. He died on 17 November 1907, in Dragon, Uintah, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Vernal Memorial Park, Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Teancum Taylor
1836–1907
Clarissa Jane Taylor
1845–1925
Marriage: 18 August 1860
Mary Lavina Taylor
1863–1923
Sarah Ameline Taylor
1865–1868
Clarissa Taylor
1867–1867
Minerva Taylor
1868–1869
Allen Taylor
1870–1870
Loretta Taylor
1871–1872
Lydia Taylor
1872–1874
Cora Taylor
1877–1894
Jesse Taylor
1879–1960
Joseph Taylor
1880–1881
Millie Taylor
1881–1882
Annie Louise Taylor
1883–1965
Effie Taylor
1885–1886
Lester Taylor
1886–1935

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 August 1860Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

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    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 10
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1850
    Age 14
    Named after the early pioneer leader Daniel C. Davis the County was established as a territory in 1850.The territorial legislature created Davis County in 1852 and designated its County seat at Farmington-midway between boundaries-the Weber River on the north and the mouth of the Jordan River on the south. Westward the County includes a portion of the Great Salt Lake-its largest island on which Antelope Island State Park is now located.During first half-century Davis County grew slowly.It supported a hardy pioneer people engaged in irrigation agriculture and raising livestock.The Utah Central Railroad(now the Union Pacific crossed the County from Ogden on the north to Salt Lake City on the south in 1870 and offered welcome transportation links to bring manufactured products.This was the beginning of a transition in the County's history that led to mechanized agriculture, a surge of commerce, banking, and local business along with improved roads, new water systems, and the electrification of homes and business
    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 21
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Tayloe
    Schneider
    Tayler
    Tailor

    Story Highlight

    Excerpts from the Vernal Express

    Excerpts from the Vernal Express Newspaper of Vernal, Uintah County, Utah From August 1991 to August 1992, Larry and our family lived in Rangely, Colorado which was only 50 miles from Vernal, Utah. …

    Sources (37)

    • Teancum Taylor, "United States Census, 1860"
    • T. Taylor in entry for Joel A. Evons, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"
    • Teancum Taylor in entry for Annie Louise Searle, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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