Judge James Taylor

1725–1780 (Age 55)
Ireland

The Life of James

When Judge James Taylor was born in 1725, in Ireland, his father, William Nathaniel Taylor, was 45 and his mother, Ruth Janet Paul, was 42. He married Peggy Allen about 1740. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in 1780, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 55.

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Judge James Taylor
1725–1780
Peggy Allen
1720–1782
Marriage: about 1740
Judge Advocate James Taylor Sr
1753–1844

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
about 1740
children

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  • Judge Advocate James Taylor Sr

    Male1753–1844Male

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siblings

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World Events (2)

1776

Age 51

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

Age 51

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.

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.

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