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Anne Taft (Sinton)

Birthdate: (78)
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, USA
Death: January 31, 1931 (78)
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, USA
Place of Burial: Spring Grove Cemetery Cincinnati Hamilton County Ohio
Immediate Family:

Daughter of David Sinton and Jane Sinton
Wife of Charles Phelps Taft
Mother of Jane Ellison Ingalls; Davis Sinton Taft; Charles H Taft and Hulbert Taft, Sr.
Sister of Edward Sinton

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About Anne Sinton

Charles Phelps Taft (December 21, 1843 - December 31, 1929) was an American lawyer and politician. He married Anna Sinton in 1873, who was an heiress to a pig iron fortune.

Following his death, Annie (Anna) Sinton Taft donated $5 million to the University of Cincinnati in 1930 and established a memorial fund after his name. This fund was transformed in 2005 into the Charles Phelps Taft Research Center at the University of Cincinnati.


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Anne Sinton's Timeline

March 12, 1852
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, USA
Age 21
Age 23
Age 32
January 31, 1931
Age 78
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, USA
February 2, 1931
Age 78
Spring Grove Cemetery Cincinnati Hamilton County Ohio