Thomas Taylor, of Maidstone, MP, 2nd Baronet
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About Sir Thomas Taylor, MP, 2nd Baronet
Sir Thomas Taylor, Baronet , of Park house, etc, aforesaid, only s. and h., b. 19 Aug. 1657 ; matric. at Oxford (St. John s Coll.), 2 July 1675, aged 16 ; suc. to the Baronetcy on the death of his father; was M.P. for Maidstone (three Paris.), 1689 till death, in 1696. He m in or before 1693, Alice, widow of Herbert Stapley, sister and in 1723, h of Sir Thomas Colepeper, 3d Baronet , only da. of Sir Thomas Colepeper 2d Baronet , of Preston Hall, co. Kent, by Margaret, da. of (— ) Reynolds He d. 6 Feb 1695/6. Willdat. 29 April 1693, pr. 14 July 1698. His widow m. before Aug. 1701 Thomas Colepeper, of the Middle Temple, who d 1704. She m for her 4th husband, Oct. 1723, John Milner, M.D., on whom and whose relations she settled the Preston Hall estates. He d. Feb 1723/4. Admon 21 Feb. 1723/4. She was bur. at Aylesford 3 April 1734. Will dat. 6 Jan. 1727/8, pr. 2 Nov. 1734.
SOURCE: Complete baronetage; Cokayne, George E. (George Edward); 1904; Vol. IV; page 7