Person:John Taylor (436)

John Taylor
b.BEF 1780
  • HJohn TaylorBEF 1780 - BEF 1822
  • WRosanna PowellABT 1782 - BEF 1838
m. 12 SEP 1800
  1. Roseanna Taylor
  2. Ezekiel TaylorABT 1801 - ABT 1833
  3. Mary TaylorABT 1803 - 1872
  4. Rachel TaylorABT 1806 -
  5. John Paul TaylorABT 1808 -
  6. Phillip Dudley Taylor1817 - 1866
  7. William Shiplen TaylorABT 1819 - ABT 1845
  8. Susannah TaylorABT 1823 -
Facts and Events
Name John Taylor
Gender Male
Birth? BEF 1780 est based on marriage date
Occupation[1] NOV 1796 Kentucky,
Marriage 12 SEP 1800 Woodford, Kentucky, United Statesto Rosanna Powell
Census[2] 1810 Woodford, Kentucky, United States
Other[3] 08 AUG 1816 Woodford, Kentucky, United StatesTax List
Census[4] 1820 Woodford, Kentucky, United States
Death? BEF DEC 1822 Woodford, Kentucky, United States
Will[5] 09 SEP 1822 Woodford, Kentucky, United States
Probate[6] DEC 1822 Woodford, Kentucky, United States
Probate[7] FEB 1823 Woodford, Kentucky, United States

John Taylor is a common name. It is not clear that all of these records belong to the same person. Use with caution.

  1. Woodford County, Kentucky, Court Order Books, Book C, p. 164-65, Nov 1796.

    "On the application of John Taylor for leave to keep a tavern at his house at the cross roads where Rentfro formerly lived, which being granted he together with Dawson Brown his security entered into and acknowledged their Bond in the penalty of one hundred pounds conditioned as the Law directs."

  2. 1810 U S Census, Woodford County, Kentucky, pg. 392, 1810.

    1 male 26-44
    1 male 16-25
    2 males under 10
    1 female 16-25
    2 females under 10

  3. Woodford County, Kentucky, Court Order Books, Book D, p. 199, 8 Aug 1816.

    "John Taylor exempted from payment of one Tythe 5.00 as improperly returned by Commissioners of Taxable property for the Year 1815 which is ordered to be certified."

  4. 1820 U.S. Census Woodford County, Kentucky, pg 98.

    John Taylor pg 98
    males under 10 3
    16-18 1
    16-26 1
    45 up 1
    female under 10 2
    10-16 1

  5. Woodford County, Kentucky Wills, Will Book G, pg. 1-2, 9 Sep 1822.

    In the name of God, Amen. I John Tailor of the County of Woodford and State of Kentucky, being weak in body but of sound and perfect mind and memory considering the uncertainty of this mortal life and being of sound mind and memory blessed be almighty God for the same, do make and publish this my last Will and Testament in manner and form following that is to say first I give and bequeath unto my beloved wife Rose Ann Tailor all my ranl[?] and personal estate for his to make use of that is to say for her to sell exchange and make use of it as she may think proper during his natural life and after his death to be equally divided bretwixt all my children that is to say Ezekiel Tailor Polly Tailor Rachel Tailor John Paul [Powl?] Tailor Roseanna Tailor Philip Dudley Tailor William Shiplen Tailor and my will is that there shall be no appraisement of my Estate lastly I leave by beloved wife Rose Ann Tailor whom I hereby appoint sole Executrix of this my last will and [sic]
    In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this nine day of September one thousand eight hundred and twenty two.

    Abraham DaleJohn Tailor
    Ahmed Rucker
    William Delhams[?]
    Timothy R Dale

  6. Woodford County, Kentucky, Court Order Books, Book E, p. 51, Dec 1822.

    December term 1822: Last Will and Testament of John Taylor, deceased, produced in court. Ordered continued until next court. Summons issued for witnesses to appear and give evidence at next court.

  7. Woodford County, Kentucky, Court Order Books, Book E, p. 57.

    Woodford County, Sct
    February County Court 1823

    This last will and testament of John Tailor deceased was again produced in court and proven by the oath of Abraham Dale and Ahmed Rucker two of the witnesses thereto ands ordered to record and _____[?] for the Executrix to qualify and execute Bond and afterwards _____[?] on the same day the said Rosanna Tailor the Exec. named in the last will and testament of Jno Tailor deceased came into court and took the oath required by law and executed bond with Abraham Dale and Ahmed Rucker her securities in the sume of five thousand dollars conditioned according to law certificate of probate is granted her in due form
    [signed] John McKinny Jr cir. cc.

  8.   Woodford County, Kentucky Marriage Bonds, Record Type: Marriage Bonds, p. 160.