Richard Taylor (c.1620 - 1673) MP

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Nicknames: "Richard Taylor "the tailor""
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Birthplace: England
Death: Died in Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts
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About Richard Taylor

Jury member, surveyor of highways in Yarmouth, constable

Richard "tailor" was born 1620 in England, married Ruth Wheldon (b. in 1625 in England, d. December 4, 1673 in a boat accident near Yarmouth MA) in October 27, 1646 in Yarmouth, and died December 13, 1673 in Yarmouth. She was the daughter of Gabriel Wheldon, who took a lot of persuasion before allowing her to marry Richard "tailor".

He died before Dec 13,1673, within nine days of his wife's tragic death by drowning.

Children

  1. John (b. 1652, d. I-18-1721) married Sarah Matthews 1674
  2. Joseph (b. 1660, d. IX-13-1727) married Experience Williamson 1684
  3. Mary Taylor Marchant
  4. Martha Taylor Bearse
  5. Elizabeth Taylor Cobb
  6. Hannah Taylor Crocker
  7. Ann Taylor Davis

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  1. The major source of information on this Richard Taylor is "Richard Taylor "tailor" and Some of His Descendants" by James Hawes (1914).
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Richard "the tailor" Taylor, of Plymouth Colony's Timeline

1620
1620
England
1646
October 27, 1646
Age 26
Prob. Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massuchetts
1648
December 2, 1648
Age 28
Yarmouth, Barnstable, MA
1650
December 18, 1650
Age 30
Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
December 18, 1650
Age 30
Eastham/Yarmouth, Barnstable
1652
1652
Age 32
Yarmouth, Barnstable, MA
1655
December 18, 1655
Age 35
Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
1658
1658
Age 38
Yarmouth,Barnstable,Massachusetts
1659
May 8, 1659
Age 39
Yarmouth, Barnstable, MA, USA
1659
Age 39
Probably Barnstable, (Present Barnstable County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)