James Taylor

1723–1794 (Age 71)
Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire, British Colonial America

The Life of James

When James Taylor was born on 9 January 1723, in Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire, British Colonial America, his father, Jonathan Taylor, was 40 and his mother, Mary Perkins, was 36. He married Mary Tuck on 7 April 1748, in Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 4 February 1794, in Danbury, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

James Taylor
1723–1794
Mary Tuck
1727–1801
Marriage: 7 April 1748
Anthony Taylor
1749–1826
Jonathan Taylor
1750–1813
James Taylor Jr
1753–1764
Mary ( Mae) Taylor
1756–1769
Samuel Taylor
1759–1764
Tabitha Taylor
1762–1764
Mary (Molly) Taylor
1765–1843

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
7 April 1748
Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire, British Colonial America
children

(7)

  • Male1749–1826Male

  • Jonathan Taylor

    Male1750–1813Male

  • James Taylor Jr

    Male1753–1764Male

  • Mary ( Mae) Taylor

    Female1756–1769Female

  • Samuel Taylor

    Male1759–1764Male

+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (4)

1776

Age 53

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 53

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 58

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • James Taylor, "New Hampshire, Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • James Taylor, "Find A Grave Index"
  • James Taylor, "New Hampshire, Births and Christenings, 1714-1904"

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