Virgil Victor Taylor

1910–2004 (Age 93)
Harrah, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Virgil Victor

When Virgil Victor Taylor was born on 23 October 1910, his father, William Thomas Taylor, was 44 and his mother, Rosi Etta Miller, was 35. He married Catherine Ester Winget on 21 October 1933, in McClain, Oklahoma, United States. He lived in Choctaw, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years. He died on 8 February 2004, in Harrah, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Summit Ridge Cemetery, Harrah, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States.

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Virgil Victor Taylor
Catherine Ester Winget
Marriage: 21 October 1933

Spouse & Children

21 October 1933
McClain, Oklahoma, United States

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1917 · The Green Corn Rebellion

Age 7

A farmer’s revolt known as the Green Corn Rebellion resulted due to frustration toward landowners and local authorities. A small group of wealthy landowners obtained property by fraudulent means which forced many Oklahoma farmers into a tenancy in 1917. Many farmers joined the Working Class Union who became hostile toward county officials. Hundreds of men gathered on the farm of John Spears in Sasakwa where they planned to march to Washington to repeal the draft act and end the war. Their plan included eating green corn and beef along the way, which gave the rebellion its name. An informer alerted authorities and their effort was halted as several groups collided with the rebels, firing shots into the air. The men scattered, three were killed, over 400 were arrested, and 150 were convicted and received federal prison sentences.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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)

  • Virgil W Taylor in household of William T Taylor, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Virgil V Taylor in household of William T Taylor, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Virgil Taylor, "Oklahoma, School Records, 1895-1936"

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