Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Taylors in:
 • Hale Cemetery
 • Johnsonville
 • Wayne County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Griffith Devaul Taylor
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Jan. 7, 1831
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 12, 1909
Wayne County
Illinois, USA

Obituary from Wayne County Press 3/25/09:
"Griffith D. Taylor"

"Was born in the state of Pennsylvania January 7, 1831, and departed this life March 12, 1909, aged 28 years, 2 months and 5 days. From Pennsylvania he moved to the state of Ohio, where he was married to Elizabeth Spicer, after which he moved to the state of Illinois where his wife, Elizabeth, departed this life March 11, 1895. To this union were born eight children, 3 boys and 5 girls.

"He professed hope in Christ ___ the year of 1877, since which time he has lived a Christian life The deceased leaves 8 children 3 boys and 5 girls and 22 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren to mourn their loss. A short funeral service was held at the house by Rev. Besley, and the remains were taken to the Hale graveyard for burial. He will be missed by all who knew him."

[Note: Son of John and Susannah (Mock) Taylor of Muskingum County, Ohio. Brother of Harrison, George and Amy (Taylor) Spicer.]
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Taylor (1794 - 1859)
  Susannah Mock Taylor (1800 - 1843)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Ann Spicer Taylor (1832 - 1895)
 
 Children:
  Sarah Angeline Taylor Greenwalt (1854 - 1930)*
  Henry Alvin Taylor (1857 - 1926)*
  Amanda Jane Taylor French (1859 - 1943)*
  Marietta Taylor Bowden (1861 - 1949)*
  Amy Catherine Taylor Bratton (1863 - 1954)*
  Naomi Carolyn Taylor Hollingsworth (1865 - 1923)*
  George Oliver Taylor (1870 - 1949)*
  Clinton Washington Taylor (1872 - 1940)*
 
 Siblings:
  Amy Ann Taylor Spicer (1825 - 1884)*
  Griffith Devaul Taylor (1831 - 1909)
  Susan E Taylor Bagent (1834 - 1902)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hale Cemetery
Johnsonville
Wayne County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Airrow
Record added: Dec 26, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 17164503
Griffith Devaul Taylor
Added by: Bob Jones
 
Griffith Devaul Taylor
Cemetery Photo
Added by: George McKinney
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Angel of Flowers
 Added: May. 8, 2015
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service