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Isaiah Taylor

Immediate Family:

Husband of Mercey Taylor
Father of Clyde Baber Taylor

Managed by: Gwyneth McNeil
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About Isaiah Taylor

(son of John Taylor and Esther Wilson of Stockport, England). Born September 17, 1836, Stockport, Chestershire, England. Came to Utah September 15, 1861, Ira Eldredge company.

   Married:	Mercy Veater March 14, 1868 (daughter of James Veater, Sr., and Dina Frances Baber, latter pioneers 1862). She was born March 21, 1849. Came to Utah 1862.
   Their children:
           Harriet born February 25, 1870;
           George Nephi born April 15, 1871;
           William James born April 8, 1873;
           Charles Owen born March 17, 1876;
           Albert Isaiah born March 23, 1878;
           Esther Frances born October 12, 1880, married Phillip Orwin June 12, 1901;
           Ella born November 30, 1882, married Orrin Phillips June 28, 1905;
           Ray Wilson born December 10, 1884;
           Clyde Baber born October 4, 1886, married Amelia Edwards May 28, 1908;
           Heber born November 19, 1889, married Myrtle Bird July 20, 1911.
   Family home Beaver City, Utah.
   Married:	Emeline J. Hutchings 1869, Salt Lake City (daughter of William W. Hutchings and Ruth C. Chase, who were married at Nauvoo, Illinois, pioneers 1851). She was born February 10, 1849 in Platte county, Missouri.

Drove an oxteam across plains in Horace S. Eldredge company 1861. High Priest; Sunday school librarian 38 years; Sunday school treasurer 6 years; ward teacher 30 years. Sent to St. George to fill a mission. Moved to Beaver 1868. Sources:

   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 531
   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1203
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Isaiah Taylor's Timeline

September 17, 1836
October 4, 1886