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Martha Taylor (Thompson)

Birthdate: (83)
Birthplace: Blackwell Neck, Hanover County, Virginia
Death: Died in Orange, Virginia
Place of Burial: Rapidan, Culpeper, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Colonel William Thompson, II and Mary Ann Thompson
Wife of James Taylor, of 'Rapidan'
Mother of Elizabeth Taylor; Frances Thompson Madison; Col. James Taylor, III; Martha Thompson Chew; Margaret Tinsley and 11 others

Occupation: Great-grandmother of James Madison and Zachary Taylor
Managed by: Linda Sue
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About Martha Taylor

Martha Thompson was born 1679, and died November 19, 1762 in Bloomsbury,Orange, Virginia. She married James II Taylor on February 23, 1699 in St Peter's Parish, King & Queen , Virginia, son of James Taylor and Frances Walker.


  • ALT birthplace: Birth: ABT 1682 in Rappahannock Co VA
  • parents given as Col. William Jr. Thompson and Mary Ann Foster; or William Thompson & Ellen Montague. The latter seems unlikely as the two known Thompson children were orphaned by 1667 - before Martha was born.


Birth: 1679, England Death: Nov. 19, 1762 Orange County Virginia, USA

Daughter of William Thompson & Mary Foster Thompson.

Wife of James Taylor

Family links:

 James Taylor (1675 - 1729)*

 Frances Taylor Madison (1700 - 1761)*
 James Taylor (1703 - 1784)*
 Zachary Taylor (1707 - 1768)*
 Zachary Taylor (1707 - 1768)*
 George Taylor (1711 - 1792)*
 Erasmus Taylor (1715 - 1794)*
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Burial: Taylor Cemetery Rapidan Culpeper County Virginia, USA

Created by: Paul Taylor "Moochie" Record added: Mar 20, 2007 Find A Grave Memorial# 18531681

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Martha Taylor's Timeline

February 23, 1679
Hanover County, Virginia
January 12, 1685
Age 5
August 30, 1700
Age 21
Rapidan, Culpeper County, Virginia, United States
Age 20
March 30, 1703
Age 24
Rapidan, Orange, now Culpeper County, Virginia, Colonial America
Age 25
Caroline County, Virginia, United States
Age 25
Rapidan, Culpeper County, Virginia, United States
April 17, 1707
Age 28
Caroline County, Virginia, United States