of William Taylor
1. WILLIAM1 TAYLOR born:1715 NJ died 1783 in Fredrick Co. Va. He married SENOR.
Note: Senor is believed to be William's Indian wife. Searching for proof of this.
WILLIAM TAYLOR and
2. i. DANIEL2 TAYLOR, b. 1748, NJ; d. 1840, Montgomery Co. Missouri.
ii. WILLIAM TAYLOR, b. 1737
iii. ZAPORAH TAYLOR, b. 1746
iv. DANIEL TAYLOR b. 1748 NJ died 1840 Mo.
v. SARAH TAYLOR b. 1753
vi. HANNAH TAYLOR b. 1753
vii. JENNETT TAYLOR b. 1756
viii. ELIZABETH TAYLOR b. 1760
SOURCE: Taylor Family Information - compiled by Warren D. Morrison, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
" The William Taylor family lived about four miles away, in Clear Brook,Fredrick County, Virginia. family members included DANIEL TAYLOR, JENNETT TAYLOR AND ELIZABETH TAYLOR. Daniel left Fredrick County about 1773 for the "Little Levels" area of present day Mill Point, Pocahontas County,West Virginia."
Information from Tom Stephenson by way of Nancy Taylor( Nettie, WV) includes
Daniel taylor's brothers and sisters. William married Rachel Thompson; Zeporah ;
Daniel; (twins) Sarah & Hannah; Jennett ( male) and Elizabeth.
2. DANIEL2 TAYLOR (WILLIAM1) was born 1748 in NJ, and died 1840 in Montgomery Co. Missouri. He married MARY KACKLEY 1773 in Augusta Co. Va.
DANIEL TAYLOR and
MARY KACKLEY is:
3. i. ELI3 TAYLOR, b. 1776, Augusta Co. Va.; d. Aft. 1840, Nicholas Co. WV. married Margaret Woods
ii. SOLOMON TAYLOR, b. 1778 d. 1845 Greenbrier Co. Va. married Eliza Wetzel
iii. MARY TAYLOR,
iv. WILLIAM TAYLOR, b. 1774 Augusta Co. Va. d. married Mary Burrell
NOTES: NICHOLAS CO WV HISTORY (page 321) : "Daniel Taylor was born in NJ 1748, and died in Missouri 1840. He grew up near Winchester, Va. and lived there until his first marriage 1773, when he and his wife, Mary moved to greenbrier Co. va. Daniel fought at Point Pleasant in the conflict many historians consider the first battle of the Revolutionary War. From 1776-1782 he served the Virginia Continental Line at Fort Defiance.
Daniel was late inreturning from the war. His wife ,thinking him dead, remarried William Ewing. Daniel came home to find his wife with another man. Records can be found in Bath Co. Virginia when Mary Taylor was charged with intermarrying. The case was dismissed in 1793. Daniel left for Kentucky to join his brother William. In Barnstown, Kentucky Daniel is found married a second time and with a second family. Email me for further details at email@example.com
3. ELI3 TAYLOR (DANIEL2, WILLIAM1) was born 1776
in Augusta Co. Va., and died Aft. 1840 in Nicholas Co. WV. He married MARGARET WOODS 1800 in
Greenbrier Co. Va., daughter of STEPHEN WOODS and
NANCY. She was born 1784 in Greenbrier Co.
Virginia, and died Aft. 1860 in Nicholas Co. WV.
Eli Taylor ,s/o Daniel & Mary Taylor, born abt 1776 in Greenbrier Co. Va. He lived with his mother in the Mill Point-Swago area of then Greenbrier Co. (W)Va,now Pocahontas Co. (W)Va. Eli moved to present day Nicholas Co. WV abt 1803. He is listed on the tax list of Greenbrier Co. He is living at the mouth of the Cramberry in the Gauley River and here he kept a flatboat raft to cross footman or swim horsesby. Eli and Margaret had 10 children, according to the 1920 Federal Census of Nicholas Co. (W)Va.Eli died sometime after 1840 as he is not listed with his family in the 1850 census of Nicholas Co.. Margaret lived with her youngest son Solomon until her death in the 1860's.
ELI TAYLOR and
MARGARET WOODS are:
b. Abt. 1801, Greenbrier Co. Va.; d. 1880, Nicholas Co. WV. married
b. Abt. 1804, va.; d. Unknown.
b. 1808, Greenbrier Co. Va.; d. 1872, Greenbrier Co. Va..
Married Jane "Jennie" Wilson
b. Abt. 1816; m. JOSEPH
August 18, 1838, Nicholas Co. WV.
x. SOLOMON TAYLOR, b. 1820, Nicholas Co. WV; m. (1) NANCY E. CLEMONS; m. (2) JANE CORNELL, February 03, 1857, Nicholas Co. WV.
Eli Taylor was the first Taylor to appear in what is today Nicholas Co. WV. He
was showen on the 1807 tax list. Eli was living at the mouth of the Cranberry on
Gauley River in 1816 and kept a canor or flatboat to cross footman or swim
4. STEPHEN4 TAYLOR (ELI3, DANIEL2, WILLIAM1) was born Abt.
1801 in Greenbrier Co. Va., and died 1880 in Nicholas Co. WV. He married MELINDA WILLIAMS 1826 in
Nicholas Co. WV, daughter of HUGH WILLIAMS and
JANE BELL. She was born 1809 in Greenbrier Co. Va.,
and died 1880 in Nicholas Co. WV.
STEPHEN TAYLOR and
MELINDA WILLIAMS are:
b. 1827, Nicholas Co. WV; m. NATHAN
February 17, 1858, Nicholas Co. WV by Thomas J
b. 1830, Nicholas Co. WV; m. NANCY
August 29, 1856, N icholas Co. WV
by William Downtrain.
b. 1833, N icholas Co. WV by
William Downtrain; m. WELLINGTON
December 11, 1852, N icholas Co. WV.
b. July 13, 1834, N icholas Co. WV; d. 1910, Nicholas Co. WVa..
b. 1840, n icholas Co. WV.
b. 1842, n icholas Co. WV.
b. 1844, n icholas Co. WV.
5. SARAH ANN4 TAYLOR (ELI3, DANIEL2, WILLIAM1) was born Abt. 1804 in va., and died Unknown. She married (1) SAMUEL DONELLSON. She married (2) WILLIAM WOODS September 27, 1827 in Nicholas Co. WV.
SARAH TAYLOR and
WILLIAM WOODS are:
6. NATHANIEL K.4 TAYLOR (ELI3, DANIEL2, WILLIAM1) was born 1808
in Greenbrier Co. Va., and died 1872 in Greenbrier Co. Va.. He married JANE"JENNIE" WILSON 1832 in
Nicholas Co. WV. She was born 1814,
and died Abt. 1865.
NATHANIEL TAYLOR and
JANE"JENNIE" WILSON are:
b. 1834, n icholas Co. WV; d. 1915; m. SAMUEL
1832, n icholas Co. WV.
b. 1836, n icholas Co. WV.
b. 1838, n icholas Co. WV; d. Aft. 1863; m. SARAH
January 03, 1861, N icholas Co. WV.
b. 1840, N icholas Co. WV.
b. 1841, N icholas Co. WV; m. ELIJAH
b. 1843, N icholas Co. WV; d. April 20, 1917, G reenbrier Co. Troat,WV; m.
March 01, 1871, Greenbrier Co. Va..
b. 1848, N icholas Co. WV; d. 1911, G reenbrier Co. Troat,WV; m. JOANN
January 15, 1872, G reenbrier Co. Troat,WV.
b. 1854, N icholas Co. WV; d. 1914, G reenbrier Co. Troat,WV; m. (1)
m. (2) WILLIAM
m. (3) ST.
7. CATHERINE5 TAYLOR (STEPHEN4, ELI3, DANIEL2, WILLIAM1) was born July 13, 1834 in N icholas Co. WV, and died 1910 in Nicholas Co. WVa.. She met (2) JAMES/HENRY DONELLSON, son of JOHN DONALDSON and CHRISTINA CHESIMORE.
births of children taken from the bible of Fidella D. Collins ,d/o Catherine
Taylor, and sent to me by Aunt Euva Collins Eskew of Fenwick Mountain just weeks
before her death in 1995.
Federal Nicholas Co. census 1860-70-80 Catherine Taylor appears in the household
of James Donellson.
the bible of Fidella D. Donellson Collins, d/o Catherine, the father of
Catherine 's children was Henry B. Donellson/Donaldson, who was married to
someone else and never married to Catherine. Jim Donellson being mentally
and the brother of Henry B.
other family members Catherine Taylor was never legally married.
Fidella , her father was Andrew Milam of Craigsville,WV. She told her children
this sometime before her death in 1936.( we may never know the truth)
CATHERINE TAYLOR is:
CATHERINE TAYLOR and
JAMES/HENRY DONELLSON are:
b. August 17, 1855.
b. April 26, 1857, N icholas Co. WV; d. 1919, N icholas Co. WV; m. (1)
m. (2) BELL
m. (3) REBECCA
October 23, 1883, N icholas Co. WV.
b. June 16, 1863.
b. December 29, 1865, Nicholas Co. WV; d. 1936, Nicholas Co. WV.
b. November 03, 1867.
b. September 01, 1869.
b. January 12, 1871.
b. July 22, 1874.