Oliver Lee Taylor

8 March 1869–1 May 1955 (Age 86)
Nebraska, United States

The Life of Oliver Lee

Oliver Lee Taylor was born on 8 March 1869, in Nebraska, United States as the son of William J Taylor and Maggie Thomas. He married Isabelle Hooper about 1890. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Nebraska City, Otoe, Nebraska, United States in 1935 and North Bend, Dodge, Nebraska, United States in 1940. In 1900, at the age of 31, his occupation is listed as standard beet and cattle company in Ames, Dodge, Nebraska, United States. He died on 1 May 1955, at the age of 86, and was buried in Fremont, Dodge, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oliver Lee Taylor
Isabelle Hooper
Marriage: about 1890
Ralph J Taylor Sr.
Hazel Taylor
Deloma Taylor
Grace M. Taylor
Charles Otis Taylor
William O. C. TAYLOR Jr.
Leonard L Taylor

Spouse and Children

about 1890


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William J Taylor


    Maggie Thomas




World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1872 · Yellowstone National Park Created

Age 3

President Ulysses S. Grant signed the law passed by congress on March 1 1872, making Yellowstone a National Park. The park covers parts of Montana, Wyoming, and Idaho.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 27

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: occupational name for a tailor, from Old French tailleur (Late Latin taliator, from taliare ‘to cut’). The surname is extremely common in Britain and Ireland, and its numbers have been swelled by its adoption as an Americanized form of the numerous equivalent European names, most of which are also very common among Ashkenazic Jews, for example Schneider , Szabó , and Portnov .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ollie Taylor, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Oliver L Taylor, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Oliver Taylor, "United States Census, 1900"

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