genitaylor
Descendants of William Taylor

1  William Taylor b: 1644 in England d: July 28, 1706 in Marlboro,  Middlesex County, MA

Notes:embarked aboard the ship Speedwell at Gravesend, England, arrived in Boston 27 May 1656 traveling with no Taylor relatives, age 11

April 14, 1666, Town of Sudbury votes to pay Dr. John Chamber of Roxbury, on behalf of Joseph Noyes,  for medical care to William Taylor, who injured his hand.  Q: Was William working for the town??  Why was he taken to Roxbury (Boston)??  Is Joseph Noyes William's guardian/mentor?

Inhabitants of the Town of Marlboro in 1686: William Taylor, James Taylor, among others. probably buried in Spring Hill Cemetery, Marlboro (no markers, but this was the first burying ground.  The Old Common Grounds were not established until 1706)

William Taylor married first Mary Johnson [Tayler V.R.'s] who d: December 11, 1672 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA m: November 15, 1671 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

Child of WilliamTaylor and Mary Johnson:

1 - 2  Samuel Taylor b: December 11, 1672 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, Ma., d: January 31, 1672/73 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

William Taylor married 2nd Hannah Merriam b: July 14, 1645 in Concord, Middlesex County, MA, and d: abt January 21, 1679/80 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, they m: July 16, 1677 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA. Daughter George Merriam and Susan Raven

Children of William Taylor and Hannah Merriam:

+1 - 3 Eleazer Taylor b: April 11, 1678 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, d: June 7, 1734 in
Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA [Eliazer Tayler V.R.'s]

1 - 4 William Taylor b: January (June Middlesex Registry) 21, 1679/80 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, d: May 16, 1681 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

William Taylor m 3rd Mary Cheevers, d: July 28, 1697 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, m: November 28, 1683 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, MA

Children of William Taylor and Mary Cheevers:

1 - 5 Mary Taylor, b: December 6, 1684 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, d: February 4, 1684/85 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

1 - 6 Mary Taylor, b: June 26, 1686 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, m Joseph Heald b: Abt 1688, m: January 31, 1710/11 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA son of Isaac Heald and Elizabeth _____

1 - 7 Elizabeth Taylor b: August 1, 1688 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, m Daniel Rice February 12, 1712/13 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

+1 - 8 Daniel Taylor b: June 19, 1690 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA.

+1 - 9 William Taylor, b: February 15, 1691/92 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA , d: August 14, 1775 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA.

1 - 10 Martha Taylor m John Heald b: Abt 1691 in Stow, Middlesex County, MA d: September 18, 1769 in Harvard, Middlesex County, MA., m: October 27, 1719 in Stow, Middlesex County, MA

1 - 11 Marcy Taylor, b: July 27, 1697 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, d: January 20, 1697/98 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

William Taylor married 4th Sarah Wheeler Larkin, b: 1666, m: February 3, 1698/99 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

Children of William Taylor and Sarah Wheeler Larkin:

+1 - 12 Ebenezer Taylor, b: January 4, 1701/02 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, d: June 25, 1753 in Concord, Worcester County, MA

1 - 13 Elisha Taylor, b: May 17, 1704 in Marlboro, Middlesex County,  MA
 

1 - 3 Eleazer Taylor m Lydia Barrett b: September 5, 1674 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA  and d: February 20, 1739/40 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, they m: April 18, 1699 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA. Daughter of John  Barrett and Mary Pond

Children of Eleazer Taylor and Lydia Barrett:

+3 - 1 Eleazer Taylor b: December 3, 1699 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

+3 - 2 John Taylor b: July 28, 1703 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

+3 - 3 Jesse Taylor b: May 1, 1706 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

3 - 4 Lydia Taylor b: February 14, 1710/11 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA
 

3 - 1 Eleazer Taylor b: December 3, 1699 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, d: September 20, 1753 in Boylston, Worcester County, MA

Notes for Eleazer Taylor: Was a Lt. in Shrewsbury Town Militia, was granted House Lot #43 in the Town of Shewsbury 1718 and moved there in 1729
In 1742 he donated land for first cemetery and meeting house, Boylston  ( then Shrewsbury N.P.)
Was a  founding member of Second Church in 1743

He m 1st Judith Hapgood b: February 24, 1696/97 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, d: November 8, 1742 in Boylston, Worcester County, MA, they m: July 5, 1721 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, Daughter of Thomas Hapgood and Judith Barker

Children of Eleazer Taylor and Judith Hapgood

3 - 1 - 1 Nathan Taylor b: February 24, 1721/22 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA d: March 30, 1746 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA. Nathan Taylor,m: March 20, 1743/44 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

Children of Nathan Taylor:

Isaac Taylor, b: February 7, 1744/45 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA, d: February 27, 1828 in Putney, Windham County, VT, he married Phebe McIntire, b: March 10, 1745/46
in Oxford, Worcester County, MA, d: March 27, 1813 in Hague, Warren County, NY they m: June 9, 1768 in Charlton, Worcester County, MA.  She was the daughter of Daniel McIntire and Elizabeth Gleason.

Nathan Taylor b: July 18, 1746 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA d: March 21, 1778 in probably near Monmouth, NJ, he m Hulda Curtis September 14, 1769 in  Charlton, Worcester County, Ma.
 

3 - 1 - 2 David Taylor b: September 17, 1723 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA, d: 1794 in Berlin, Worcester County, MA

3 - 1 - 3 Micah Taylor b: June 15, 1726 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA, d: August 9, 1735 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

3 - 1 - 4 Eleazer Taylor b: August 26, 1728 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA, d: in VT

3 - 1 - 5 Tabitha Taylor b: August 26, 1728 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA
3 - 1 - 6 Judith Taylor b: February 13, 1729/30 in Boylston, Worcester County, MA, d: February 21, 1810 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

3 - 1 - 7 Hannah Taylor b: November 17, 1731 in Boylston, Worcester County, MA, d: February 6, 1756 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

3 - 1 - 8 Huldah Taylor b: September 8, 1733 in Boylston, Worcester County, MA

3 - 1 - 9 Submit Taylor b: November 26, 1735 in Boylston, Worcester County, MA
3 - 1 - 10 Zillah Taylor b: March 15, 1737/38 in Boylston, Worcester County, MA

3 - 1 - 11 Rufus Taylor b: August 15, 1740 in Boylston, Worcester County, MA, d: 1783 in Althol, Worcester County, MA

3 - 1 - 12 Elizabeth Taylor b: October 27, 1742 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA, d: April 22, 1805

He married 2nd Hannah Flagg d: March 22, 1794 in Boylston, Worcester County, MA m: March 26, 1744 in Boylston, Worcester County, MA

3 - 1 - 13 Micah Taylor b: August 1, 1745 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

3 - 1 - 14 Thankful Taylor b: August 1, 1745 in Boylston, Worcester County, MA
3 - 1 - 15 Jonah Taylor b: May 17, 1747 in Boylston, Worcester County, MA
3 - 1 - 16 Anthony Taylor b: June 5, 1749 in Boylston, Worcester County, MA, d: November 12, 1819 in West Boylston, Worcester County, MA

3 - 1 - 17 Mary Taylor b: August 7, 1752 in Boylston, Worcester County, MA, d: November 17, 1836 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

3 - 2 John Taylor b: July 28, 1703 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, m Martha abt 1733

Children of John Taylor and Martha

3 - 2 - 1 Eleazer Taylor b: October 15, 1734 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA d: in New Marlboro, Berkshire County, MA

3 - 2 - 2 John Taylor b: February 27, 1735/36 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA,. John Taylor m Jemima Holloway b: 1737 in Westboro, Worcester County, MA, m: May 11, 1758 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA, daughter of William Holloway

Children of John Taylor and Jemima Holloway:

3 - 2 - 2 - 1 Holloway Taylor b: February 7, 1759 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

3 - 2 - 2 - 2 Mary Taylor b: February 12, 1761 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

3 - 2 - 2 - 3 John Taylor b: Abt 1763 in Northborough, Worcester County, MA
 

3 - 2 - 3 Oliver Taylor b: December 10, 1737 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA
3 - 2 - 4 Martha Taylor b: August 13, 1739 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA
3 - 2 - 5 William Taylor b: October 16, 1741 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA
3 -2 - 6 William Taylor b: December 25, 1745 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, d: May 9, 1746 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

3 - 2 - 7 Hannah Taylor b: June 12, 1749 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

3 - 3  Jesse Taylor m Mary ______

Children of Jesse Taylor and Mary ______

3 - 3 - 1 Jesse Taylor, b: March 24, 1732/33 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA
3 - 3 - 2 Robert Taylor, b: July 28, 1735 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA
3 - 3 - 3 Mary Taylor, b: February 28, 1735/36 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA
3 - 3 - 4 Daniel Taylor, b: June 17, 1739 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, m Esther Jones October 28, 1756 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, Ma.

3 - 3 - 5 Lydia Taylor, b: August 19, 1740 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA
3 - 3 - 6 Micah Taylor, b: January 8, 1741/42 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA
3 - 3 - 7 William Taylor, b: November 1744 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA
3 - 3 - 8 Meriam Taylor b: June 7, 1746 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA
 

1 - 8 Daniel Taylor married Sarah Willis, b: Abt 1694, m: 1712 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

Children of Daniel Taylor and Sarah Willis:

1 - 8 -1 Hezekiah Taylor b: July 1, 1713 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, m Abigail Hunt December 13, 1744 in Concord, Middlesex County, MA

1 - 8 - 2 Thankful Taylor b: July 1, 1713 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

1 - 8 - 3 Daniel Taylor b: June 10, 1716 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

1 - 8 - 4 Sarah Taylor, b: June 10, 1716 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

1 - 8 - 5 Ezra Taylor, b: September 5, 1720 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA
 

1 - 9 William Taylor m Elizabeth Hapgood, b: October 4, 1699 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, d: March 17, 1763 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA m: November 28, 1717 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA, daughter of Thomas Hapgood and Judith Barker

Notes for William Taylor: Heir to a portion of  Nathan Treadway's land in the Haynes Tract in the Town of Shrewsbury, through his wife. In 1721 he donated land for the first commons, including the church and cemetery.

Children of William taylor and Elizabeth hapgood:

1 - 9 - 1 Jonah Taylor, b: Abt August 1718 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA d: September 8, 1745 in Cape Breton, MA

1 - 9 - 2 Abigail Taylor, b: March 5, 1719/20 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

1 - 9 - 3 Mary Taylor, b: August 15, 1722 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA d: April 25, 1796 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

1 - 9 - 4 Elizabeth Taylor, b: June 3, 1725 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

1 - 9 - 5 Dinah Taylor, b: March 12, 1726/27 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA, d: November 15, 1759 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

1 - 9 - 6 Eunice Taylor, b: March 28, 1729 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA d: July 1, 1759

1 - 9 - 7 Lois Taylor, b: March 10, 1730/31 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA, d: October 15, 1745 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

1 - 9 - 8 Hepzibah Taylor, b: March 6, 1732/33 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA, d: June 10, 1770 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA., She Nathaniel Howe b: Abt 1730 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA d: March 21, 1781 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA, m: November 10, 1748 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA . Son of Daniel Howe

Children of Hepzibah Taylor and Nathaniel Howe:

Nathaniel Howe b: Abt 1760; the remaining all born in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA.
Lucy Howe, b: December 12, 1783, Patti Howe, b: September 15, 1785, William Taylor Howe b: August 24, 1787, Calvin Howe b: May 14, 1789, Polly Howe, b: September 29, 1791, Amasa Howe, b: February 6, 1794, Henry Howe  b: March 12, 1796, Samuel Parker Howe b: February 13, 1798, Harriet Howe b: August 18, 1799, Samuel Parker Howe b: February 5, 1802, Sophronia Howe b: November 20, 1803

1 - 9 - 9 Beulah Taylor, b: October 20, 1736 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA., d: October 28, 1745 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

1 - 9 - 10 Mercy Taylor, b: November 22, 1741 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA, d: December 1, 1741 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

1 - 12 Ebenezer Taylor m Mary Banister b: Abt 1705, d: August 14, 1736 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA, m: January 1, 1722/23 in Marlboro, Middlesex County, MA

Children of Ebenezer Taylor and Mary Bannister:

Sarah Taylor, b: October 1, 1724 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

Elisha Taylor, b: Abt December 1726 in Shrewsbury,  Worcester County, MA, d: May 26, 1730 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, Ma.

Fortunatis Taylor, b: February 18, 1728/29 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

Mary Taylor, b: June 20, 1731 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

Asa Taylor, b: November 12, 1733 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, Ma.

Andrew Taylor, b: May 16, 1736 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA, d: March 2, 1738/39 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

Ebenezer Taylor married 2nd  Beulah ______ abt October 1737 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County,  MA

Children of Ebenezer Taylor and Beulah ______:

Lucy Taylor, b: June 10, 1738 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA, d: April 8, 1739 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

Charles Taylor, b: June 19, 1740 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

Beulah Taylor, b: September 17, 1742 in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, MA

Contributed by:
Timothy J. Abel
33512 NYS Rte. 26
Carthage, NY 13619
abeltj@northnet.org

Back to List