m. ABT 1766
Facts and Events
Nathaniel Taylor was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Records of Nathaniel Taylor in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley's Augusta County Records:
George Goff of Lee County, 75 acres in Lee County.
Information on Nathaniel Taylor
From "Descendants of Nathaniel Taylor":
Nathaniel Taylor(George, Nathaniel, Andrew, Robert, Thomas) was born on 19 October 1736 in Staunton, Augusta County, Virginia and died Sep. 1804 in Jefferson, Alexandria County, Virginia. He married Mary Wright 1766 in Augusta County, Virginia, daughter of Benjamin Wright and Frances Haley. She was born 1744 in Staunton, Virginia, and died 1798 in Berkeley, Augusta County, Virginia.
Re: NATHANIEL TAYLOR AND MARY WRIGHT Posted by: Clay Lisle Date: November 02, 2001 at 12:17:53 In Reply to: NATHANIEL TAYLOR AND MARY WRIGHT by SUSAN TAYLOR of 33415
As you can see below, I do have geneology voids that I have not been able to fill. I would like to compare data that anyone has on these lines. The children are not in the correct order, as I do not have dates on some. I have been unable to trace Nathaniel Taylor beyond what is given below. Hope this helps you get started/restarted.
Nathaniel Taylor; born Circa 1736, some say in England; died September, 1804, Jefferson County, Virginia (After the Civil War, Jefferson County was in West Virginia).); married by 1767, in Virginia; to Mary Wright; born in 1744, in Virginia; died in 1798, Augusta County, Virginia, at the home of her son, John; (father - Benjamin Wright, mother - Frances 'Franky' Haley). Children of Nathaniel and Mary Wright were:
1 – Nancy Taylor; born November 8, 1767, Augusta County, Virginia; died May 2, 1816, Shelby County, Kentucky; married January 2, 1787, Augusta County, Virginia; to George Boswell; born November 1748, in Virginia; died March 7, 1803, Shelby County, Kentucky.
2 – Thomas T. Taylor; born unknown; died unknown;
3 – John F. Taylor; born unknown; died unknown;
4 – Mary Taylor; born unknown; died unknown; buried in Kentucky; married January 15, 1791, Frederick County, Virginia; to William Figg; born unknown; died unknown; (father - John Figg 'the Revolutionary Patriot'.)
5 – James Taylor; born unknown; died unknown; married unknown; to Barbara Seitzer; born unknown; died unknown;
6 – Elizabeth Taylor; born unknown; died unknown; married by 1798, in Virginia; to James Figg; born unknown; died in Kentucky; buried in the old family cemetery five miles south of Shelbyville, Shelby County, Kentucky; (father - John Figg 'the Revolutionary Patriot.')
7 – Sarah Taylor; born in Virginia; died unknown; married unknown; to James Tinley; born unknown; died unknown; No other data are known on this family, except this couple lived in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky in the 1850’s.
8 – Nathaniel Francis Taylor; born April 13, 1782, Augusta County, Virginia; died March 26, 1847, near Vevay, Jefferson County, Indiana; married April 13, 1806, Hardin County, Kentucky; to Eleanor Dye; born May 22, 1774, in Kentucky; died October 22, 1841, Jefferson County, Indiana; (father - Isaac Dye, mother - Hannah ??? (surname unknown))
9 – William Taylor; born in 1784, Augusta County, Virginia; died Sometime after 1800; buried in Kentucky; married 1809, in Kentucky; to Mary Murphy; born unknown; died unknown; (father - Leander Murphy, mother - Rosie O’Darnell)
10 – Frances 'Fanny' Emily Taylor; born in 1786, Augusta County, Virginia; died April 27, 1845, in Ohio; buried in Ohio; married January 12, 1809, by Reverend Phillip Taylor, Shelby County, Kentucky; to Thomas Wright; born March, 1785, Berkeley County, Virginia; died November 11, 1845, in Ohio; (father - Jonathan 'John' Wright, mother - Ann McCormack). Thomas Wright was Frances Emily Taylor’s first cousin. Thomas Wright’s father, Jonathan Wright, was the brother of Frances Emily Taylor’s mother, Mary Wright. Some sources give the name of this person as Frances Evelyn Taylor and give the marriage date as January 7, 1809.