When Jennie A. Taft was born from 1873 to 1875, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Enos Taft, was 52 and her mother, Betsy Jane Miner, was 46. She married Albert Grant Bradish on 12 January 1895, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States. She lived in Upton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States for about 40 years.
English (mainly Staffordshire and Derbyshire): variant of Toft .
Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial or metonymic occupational name from German Taft ‘taffeta’.
History: Robert Taft (born c. 1640), lived in Braintree, MA, and subsequently Mendon, MA. — Alphonso Taft (1810–91), jurist and politician born in Townshend, VT, was the father of William Howard Taft (1857–1930), 27th president of the US and chief justice of the US Supreme Court.
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