Mary Grove Taylor

30 September 1853–21 January 1882 (Age 28)
Holloway, London, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Grove

When Mary Grove Taylor was born on 30 September 1853, in Holloway, London, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Edward Grove Taylor, was 43 and her mother, Jane Baxter, was 34. She lived in Islington, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1861. She died on 21 January 1882, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 28, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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World Events (8)

1854 · The Crimean War
Age 1
The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1855 · London's First Pillar Box
Age 2
The pillar box is a form of mailbox. Until 1855, people would have to walk the distance to go to the post office in order to send mail.
Age 10
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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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Sources (11)

  • Mary Grove in household of George Edwd Grove, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Mary Taylor, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1908-1949"
  • Mary Taylor in household of Jane Taylor, "United States Census, 1880"

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