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Wellington Taft, Jr
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1907
Montgomery County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 13, 1935
Troy
Montgomery County
North Carolina, USA

Wellington and Daisy had a son James Carlisle "Jimmy" Taft who married Joann Taft.

Joann was the daughter of Robert McLane Simril and Ima Carter Simril.

Joann and Jimmy had two children:

- James "Jamie" Carlisle Taft Jr. parter is Leslie Berryhill.

- Melanie Carol Taft who married Herbert "Herb" Lamb Jr. Herb is the son of Herbert Lamb Sr. and Mary J. Dunphy Lamb. Melanie and Herb had two children:

.... - Matthew "Matt" McLane Lamb who married Christian Hope Millwood has a daughter Aleigha Kate Lamb.

.... - Katie Lamb


Wellington and Daisy also have a grandaughter Vicki Taft who married Michael Snider. They had a least the following children: Adam Snider, Eric Snider, Esprit Marie Snider, Danielle Snider Maggs, and Joseph Andrew Snider.


Wellington died of injuries from an automobile accident.


*** Many thanks to Susan I. Grills (#47149766) for additional info from death certificate.


name: W. M. Taft
titles and terms:
event type: Death
event date: 13 Jan 1935
event place: Troy, Montgomey, North Carolina
birth year:1907
birth year (estimated):
burial date: 14 Jan 1935
burial place
cemetery: Oak Lawn
funeral home:
residence place:
address:
gender: Male
age: 27
marital status: Married
race (original): White
occupation:Truck Driver
birth date: 10 Sep 1907
birthplace: Mt. Gileod, N.C.
father's name:W. M. Taft
father's titles and terms:
father's birthplace: Mt. Gileod
mother's name:Elice Smithma
mother's titles and terms:
mother's birthplace: Troy, N.C.



 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Wellington M Taft (1877 - 1943)
  Alice Smitherman Taft (1878 - 1921)
 
 Spouse:
  Daisy Tillman Taft (1901 - 2002)
 
 Children:
  Richard Comer Taft (1928 - 1935)*
 
 Siblings:
  Wellington Taft (1907 - 1935)
  Mary Taft McCarty (1909 - 1986)*
  Charles S Taft (1911 - 1912)*
  Nancy Taft Rummage (1913 - 1986)*
  Robert Bartlett Taft (1918 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oaklawn Cemetery
Charlotte
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Lanie
Record added: Feb 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84433014
Wellington Taft, Jr
Added by: t. stephens
 
Wellington Taft, Jr
Added by: t. stephens
 
Wellington Taft, Jr
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