Henry Taylor

26 July 1851–31 May 1930 (Age 78)
Southampton St Mary, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Henry

When Henry Taylor was born on 26 July 1851, in Southampton St Mary, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Taylor, was 29 and his mother, Mary Ann Loader, was 28. He married Janet Thomas on 11 December 1877, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He immigrated to United States in 1860 and lived in Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910 and Salt Lake City Ward 5, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 31 May 1930, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Taylor
1851–1930
Janet Thomas
1852–1930
Marriage: 11 December 1877
Joseph Henry Taylor
1878–1930
Jeanette Taylor
1881–1954
Clarence Roy Taylor
1884–1926
Mabel Eva Taylor
1885–1975
Ruby Viola Taylor
1895–1965

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 December 1877Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 3
    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.
    1863
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 21
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    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

    Sources (25)

    • Henry Taylor in entry for Taylor, "Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890-1915"
    • Henry Taylor, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Harry Taylor in entry for Raymond E Dunmire and Jeannette Stratton, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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