Taylor Grant Hedges

January 1863–7 July 1954 (Age 91)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Taylor Grant

When Taylor Grant Hedges was born in January 1863, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Houston/Huston Smiley Hedges, was 37 and his mother, Eliza Malone Hedges, was 36. He married Eury Ella Hedges on 21 December 1895, in Jefferson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Waterford, Spencer, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 2 Waterford, Spencer, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 7 July 1954, in Spencer, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Valley Cemetery, Taylorsville, Spencer, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Taylor Grant Hedges
1863–1954
Eury Ella Hedges
1866–1935
Marriage: 21 December 1895
Houston Grant Hedges
1904–1989

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 December 1895
Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Houston/Huston Smiley Hedges

    Male1825–1866Male

    Eliza Malone Hedges

    Female1827–1908Female

siblings

(3)

    Annarpy “Annie” Hedges

    Female1853–1937Female

    Joshua Brown Hedges

    Male1857–1940Male

    Male1863–1954Male

World Events (8)

1863

Age 0

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 0

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 27

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: variant of Hedge .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Taylor Hedges, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Taylor Hedges in household of Evey Hedges, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Taylor G Hedges, "United States Census, 1910"

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