DESCENDANTS OF WILLIAM A. TAYLOR

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                              Don Norman

 

1.WILLIAM A. TAYLOR

 

    William A. Taylor was born in VA in 1799 and died in Braxton County

VA between 1850 and 1860. He married Elizabeth ---. Elizabeth was born

in VA about 1805. The family is enumerated in the 1850 Braxton County

VA census. William is not listed in the 1860 Braxton County census and

55 year old Elizabeth is living in the household of Hulda Taylor.

 

Children of William A. and Elizabeth Taylor.

 

  2.  (1). Eli                     b.       1830

         m.Rhoda Jones

 

  3.  (2). Hulda                   b.c.     1833

 

  4.  (3). Susan                   b.c.     1836

 

  5.  (4). Nancy                   b.c.     1838

 

  6.  (5). John                    b.c.     1840

 

  7.  (6). Sarah Jane              b.c      1842

 

  8.  (7). Robert                  b.c.     1844

 

 

2.ELI TAYLOR     1.WILLIAM A. TAYLOR

 

    Eli Taylor, a son of William A. and Elizabeth Taylor, was born in VA

about 1830. He married Rhoda Jones. Rhoda, a daughter of James and

Elizabeth Jones, was born in VA about 1831.

    "Heritage of Braxton County WV 1989" page 10, lists an Eli Taylor

who served the Confederacy in the Civil War. The record reads:

    "Taylor, Eli, Pvt., Co. B, 36th Virginia Cavalry, enlisted at

Millpoint, Pocahontas County, 4 September 1862, AWOL October 1863,

captured in Braxton County 9 December 1864, POW at Camp Chase, OH,

paroled 15 May 1865." This is probably the same person.

    Eli's family is listed in the 1870 Braxton County WV census.

 

Known children of Eli and Rhoda (Jones) Taylor.

 

  9.  (1). Samuel E.               b.Jan  1 1855   d.Feb 26 1937

         m.Lucinda Carr Apr 21 1874

 

 10.  (2). Sarah E.                b.       1860

 

 11.  (3). Mary J.                 b.c.     1863

 

 12.  (4). Rebecca M.              b.c.     1855

 

 

9.SAMUEL E. TAYLOR    2.ELI TAYLOR     1.WILLIAM A. TAYLOR

 

    Samuel E. Taylor, a son of Eli and Rhoda (Jones) Taylor, was born in

Braxton County VA (WV) January 1, 1855 and died there February 26, 1937.

He married Lucinda Carr April 21, 1874. Lucinda, a daughter of John and

Sarah Ann (Singleton) Carr, was born February 14, 1856.

 

Children of Samuel E. and Lucinda (Carr) Taylor.

 

 13.  (1). Able

         m.Mary White

 

 14.  (2). John Daniel

         m.Ida Valira Butcher

 

 15.  (3). Charles T.              b.Dec    1882

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

"Heritage of Braxton County WV 1989" p.10

Norman, Don, "Descendants of Isaac Carr"

Taylor, Charles D., letter to Don Norman Nov 15 1997

1850, 1860, 1870 Braxton County VA (WV) census

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