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H. M. “Muggins” Taylor

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H. M. “Muggins” Taylor

Birth
USA
Death
1 Oct 1882 (aged 51–52)
Burial
Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana, USA Add to Map
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The scout who took the news of Custer's massacre, June 25, 1876, from the battle area to Bozeman. Taylor, later a deputy sheriff, was gunned down in 1882 in Coulson's Laundry while attempting to stop the laundress's drunken husband from beating her.
The scout who took the news of Custer's massacre, June 25, 1876, from the battle area to Bozeman. Taylor, later a deputy sheriff, was gunned down in 1882 in Coulson's Laundry while attempting to stop the laundress's drunken husband from beating her.

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  • Created by: David M. Habben
  • Added: Feb 6, 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID:
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/17841111/h_m-taylor: accessed ), memorial page for H. M. “Muggins” Taylor (1830–1 Oct 1882), Find a Grave Memorial ID 17841111, citing Boothill Cemetery, Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana, USA; Maintained by David M. Habben (contributor 835).