John Howell Taylor

4 April 1919–8 December 2003 (Age 84)
Alabama, United States

The Life of John Howell

John Howell Taylor was born on 4 April 1919, in Alabama, United States. He died on 8 December 2003, in Madison, Alabama, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Huntsville, Madison, Alabama, United States.

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John Howell Taylor
1919–2003
Pauline D Rowell
1930–2008

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World Events (3)

1920

Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1920

Age 1

Women are given the right to vote under the Nineteenth Amendment.
1941 · The Tuskegee Airmen

Age 22

The first African-American military aviators in the U.S. Army Air Corps were known as the Tuskegee Airmen, after the Tuskegee Army Air Field where they trained. The group flew over 15,000 individual sorties during World War II which earned them over 150 Distinguished Flying Crosses.  

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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  • John Howell Taylor, "Find A Grave Index"

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