Howard Camering Taylor

17 March 1868–27 March 1949 (Age 81)
Greens Farms, Westport, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Howard Camering

When Howard Camering Taylor was born on 17 March 1868, in Greens Farms, Westport, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, his father, Arthur Canning Taylor, was 34 and his mother, Mary Eleanor Wakeman, was 27. He married Alice Camforth or Cornforth Gibbs on 14 July 1898, in Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1925 and lived in Westport, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States in 1880 and Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States for about 40 years. He died on 27 March 1949, in New York City, New York, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Howard Camering Taylor
1868–1949
Alice Camforth or Cornforth Gibbs
1869–
Marriage: 14 July 1898
Howard Canning Taylor Jr.
1900–1985
Edward Jesup Taylor
1902–1945
Burton Wakeman Taylor
1907–1984

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 July 1898
Ontario, Canada
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Arthur Canning Taylor

    Male1833–1894Male

    Mary Eleanor Wakeman

    Female1840–1916Female

siblings

(7)

    Arthur W Taylor

    Male1859–Male

    Bessie Rheton Taylor

    Female1861–1924Female

    Ida Louisa Taylor

    Female1864–1901Female

    Edward Jesup Taylor

    Male1866–Male

    Male1868–1949Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

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.
1876 · Pope Manufacturing Co. Begins Automobile Manufacturing

Age 8

Pope Manufacturing Company produced bicycles, motorcycles, and automobiles. The main office is located in Hartford, Connecticut. In 1915, the company ceased producing motorcycles.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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)

  • Howard C Taylor, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Howard C Taylor, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Howard C Faylor, "New York State Census, 1905"

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