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  • Ambassador Alphonso Taft (1810 - 1891)
    Alphonso Taft (November 5, 1810 – May 21, 1891) was the Attorney General and Secretary of War under President Ulysses S. Grant and the founder of an American political dynasty. Born in Townshend, V...
  • Benjamin Taft (1684 - c.1768)
    Benjamin was born March 31, 1684, at Bristol, then in New Plymouth Colony, now Rhode Island. His second marriage (pub. Dec. 26, 1761, at Mendon) Jan. 14, 1762, at Uxbridge, to Barsheba Dicke, of Mendon...
  • Charles Taft, II (1897 - 1983)
    Charles Phelps Taft II (September 20, 1897 - June 24, 1983), U.S. Republican Party politician and member of the Taft family, From 1955 to 1957, he served as Mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio. Like other member...
  • Daniel Taft (1677 - 1761)
  • Elizabeth Taft (c.1670 - 1753)
    Sources: 1. Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Worcester County Massachusetts with a History of Worcester Society of Antiquity, Volume I-II. New York, NY: The Le...


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