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 John H. “Jack” Taylor

John H. “Jack” Taylor

Tennessee, USA
Death 13 Sep 1893 (aged 85)
Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Madison, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 100096335 · View Source
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John H. Taylor was about twenty and Rebecca was about sixteen when they married about 1828 in Sumner County, Tennessee.

The 1830 census revealed they were living in Sumner Co, Tennessee. They had two daughters Sarah and Mary (under 5).

The 1840 census revealed they were living in Davidson Co, Tennessee. Household members; John (30-39) Rebecca (20-29), Sarah (10-14), James, Jacob, John and Mary (5-9), William, Martha and Elizabeth (under 5).

The 1850 census revealed John was a farmer, they were living in Edgefield, Davidson Co, Tennessee. They had four sons and six daughters at home.

The 1860 census revealed they were living in District 19, Davidson Co, Tennessee. Their personal property was valued at $1,200, they had three sons and six daughters at home.

The 1870 census revealed their property was valued at $1,200 and personal property at $200. Rebecca could not read or write. They had one son and four daughters still at home.

Their children:

Sarah Taylor (b.1829)
Mary Taylor (b.1830)
James Taylor (b.1832)
Jacob Taylor (b.1833)
John Taylor (b.1834)
Martha Taylor (b.1836)
William Taylor (b.1838)
Eliza Taylor (b.1840)
Margaret Taylor (b.1842)
Charlotte Taylor (b.1846)
Katherine F Taylor (b.1852)
Nancy Taylor (b.1854)
Rachel Alice Taylor (b.1856)

The 1880 mortality census revealed Rebecca died in Apr of 1880 in Davidson Co, Tennessee. At the age of sixty-eight, cause of death was Consumption.

They had been married about fifty-one years when Rebecca died in 1880.

The 1880 census revealed John was a widower, his daughter Margaret was still at home. Both of John's parents were born in North Carolina.

John lived to age 85.


APR. 7. 1809
SEPT. 3. 1893
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John H. “Jack” Taylor (7 Apr 1808–13 Sep 1893), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100096335, citing Taylor-O'Connell Cemetery, Madison, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Sherri C. (contributor 47317779) .