George Taylor

George Taylor

Birth
Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia, USA
Death 18 Jan 1894 (aged 73)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Memorial ID 17861374 · View Source
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US Congressman. He studied both medicine and law before becoming an attorney in Indiana. In 1844 he moved to Alabama, and in 1848 he relocated to Brooklyn, New York. He continued to practice law and became involved in local politics and government. In 1856 he was elected to the US House of Representatives as a Democrat and served one term, 1857 to 1859. He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1858 and settled in Washington, where he practiced law until his death.

Bio by: Bill McKern


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 17861374
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Taylor (19 Oct 1820–18 Jan 1894), Find a Grave Memorial no. 17861374, citing Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .