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Peter Rawson Taft
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Birth: Apr. 14, 1785
Uxbridge
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 1867
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA

Vermont Legislator. Born in Massachusetts, Peter Taft moved to Vermont and became a member of the Vermont State Legislature. He was the patriarch of the Taft family political dynasty. This dynasty that lasted nearly 200 years, included US Secretary of War and Attorney General Alphonso Taft, US President and Chief Justice William Howard Taft, US Senator Robert A Taft, Governor and Senator Robert Taft Jr, and Governor Robert Taft II.  
 
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 Parents:
  Aaron Taft (1743 - 1808)
  Rhoda Rawson Taft (1749 - 1827)
 
 Spouse:
  Sylvia Howard Taft (1793 - 1866)*
 
 Children:
  Alphonso Taft (1810 - 1891)*
 
 Siblings:
  Selina Taft Murdock (1771 - 1838)*
  Anna Taft Dixon (1777 - 1811)*
  Zerviah Taft Lovell (1780 - 1852)*
  Peter Rawson Taft (1785 - 1867)
  Samuel Judson Taft (1791 - 1794)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Spring Grove Cemetery
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Erik Lander
Record added: Jul 03, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7651073
Peter Rawson Taft
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- Sharon
 Added: Mar. 8, 2013
Rest In Peace
- Elwin Nickerson
 Added: May. 16, 2011
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- Gare Kunert Allen
 Added: May. 21, 2008
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