James H Taylor

13 November 1814–18 December 1871 (Age 57)
Virginia, United States

The Life of James H

When James H Taylor was born on 13 November 1814, in Virginia, United States, his father, Goodwyn Taylor, was 41 and his mother, Elizabeth Davis, was 41. He married Mary Anderson Mullins on 24 September 1835, in Rutherford, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Gibson, Tennessee, United States in 1860 and Civil District 13, Gibson, Tennessee, United States in 1870. He died on 18 December 1871, in Milan, Gibson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Milan, Gibson, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

James H Taylor
1814–1871
Mary Anderson Mullins
1820–1885
Marriage: 24 September 1835
Martha Jane Taylor
1836–1911
William Washington Taylor
1840–1885
Thomas Taylor
1843–
Rebecca Taylor
1845–
Parmelia Taylor
1850–
George Taylor
1862–
Mary Ann Taylor
1838–1898
Mitilda C Taylor
1847–
Sarah Elizabeth Taylor
1848–1915
Nancy Angeline Taylor
1852–1925
James Gentry Taylor
1855–1940
Amanda T. Taylor
1857–1936
Robert Zachary Taylor
1863–1936

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 September 1835
Rutherford, Tennessee, United States
children

(13)

    Martha Jane Taylor

    Female1836–1911Female

    Mary Ann Taylor

    Female1838–1898Female

    William Washington Taylor

    Male1840–1885Male

    Thomas Taylor

    Male1843–Male

    Rebecca Taylor

    Female1845–Female

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 10

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 16

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Taylor, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Taylor, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Taylor in entry for R. Z. Taylor, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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