Homer Milton Taylor

1886–1975 (Age 89)
Valley Magisterial District, Preston, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Homer Milton

When Homer Milton Taylor was born on 8 February 1886, in Valley Magisterial District, Preston, West Virginia, United States, his father, Thornton Taylor, was 34 and his mother, Mary Charlotte Zinn, was 37. He died on 25 November 1975, in Bretz, Preston, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Masontown, Preston, West Virginia, United States.

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Thornton Taylor
Mary Charlotte Zinn
Dora Alice Taylor
Ici Lona Taylor
Homer Milton Taylor

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 4

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 24

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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)

  • Homer M Taylor in household of Thurston Taylor, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Homer Taylor in household of Thornton Taylor, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Omer Taylor in household of Thornton Taylor, "United States Census, 1920"

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