David Taylor

April 1805–
Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of David

When David Taylor was born in April 1805, in Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, his father, Zalmon Taylor, was 37 and his mother, Hannah Whitlock, was 31. He married Maria Powell in 1830, in Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States.

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David Taylor
1805–
Maria Powell
Marriage: 1830

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1830Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

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    World Events (3)

    1808
    Age 3
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    1812
    Age 7
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1829 · Farmington Canal Opened
    Age 24
    Farmington Canal spans 2,476 acres, starting from New Haven, Connecticut, and on to Northampton, Massachusetts. The groundbreaking for the canal was in 1825 and opened in 1829.

    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

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