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Taylor, A to B

TAYLOR (Soundex T460) — See also TAILOR, TAYLER, TAYLOE, TAYLOR-LEWIS, TAYLOR-SHELBY, TRAYLOR, TYLOR.

  Taylor, A. A. — of Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, Calif. Mayor of Santa Cruz, Calif., 1917-19. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, A. A. — of Milligan, Carter County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, A. B. (1796-1866) — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Born in 1796. Mayor of Memphis, Tenn., 1852-55. One of the founders of Elmwood Cemetery. Died in 1866 (age about 70 years). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Tenn.
  Taylor, A. B. — Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, A. B. — of Vincennes, Knox County, Ind. Democrat. Mayor of Vincennes, Ind., 1941-42; defeated, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, A. Jeffry — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Vermont, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Taylor, A. Lavar (b. 1957) — of Santa Ana, Orange County, Calif. Born in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, November 23, 1957. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Governor of California, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Taylor, A. M. — of Hampden Center, Hampden, Penobscot County, Maine. Postmaster at Hampden Center, Maine, 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, A. Starke — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Mayor of Dallas, Tex., 1983-87. Still living as of 1987.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Taylor, Aaron — of Alexandria, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Taylor, Abner (1829-1903) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Maine, 1829. Republican. Member of Illinois state legislature, 1884; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1884; U.S. Representative from Illinois 1st District, 1889-93. Died April 13, 1903 (age about 73 years). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Taylor, Ada C. — of Whitefield, Coos County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Whitefield, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Taylor, Adele B. (1903-1992) — also known as Adele B. Carini — of Glastonbury, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Italy, May 13, 1903. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Glastonbury, 1930. Female. Italian ancestry. Died in Glastonbury, Hartford County, Conn., June 10, 1992 (age 89 years, 28 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Lewis D. Taylor.
  Taylor, Adrienne R. — of Montclair, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Taylor, Albert — of Sprague, New London County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Sprague, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Albert E. — of Chicopee, Hampden County, Mass. Republican. Mayor of Chicopee, Mass.; elected 1905; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Albert E. — of St. Clair County, Mich. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 31st Circuit, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Albert J. — Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 40th District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Taylor, Alexander — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1880 (Republican, 12th District), 1890 (Independent Republican, 14th District). Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Alexander — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County 1st District, 1916-18. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Alexander Wilson (1815-1893) — also known as Alexander W. Taylor — of Indiana, Indiana County, Pa. Born in Pennsylvania, March 22, 1815. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 26th District, 1867-69; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 21st District, 1873-75. Died May 7, 1893 (age 78 years, 46 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Indiana, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Taylor, Alfred See James Alfred Taylor
  Taylor, Alfred, Jr. See J. Alfred Taylor, Jr.
  Taylor, Alfred Alexander (1848-1931) — also known as Alfred A. Taylor — of Johnson City, Washington County, Tenn.; Milligan College, Carter County, Tenn. Born in Happy Valley, Carter County, Tenn., August 6, 1848. Republican. Lawyer; member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1875-76; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 1st District, 1889-95; Governor of Tennessee, 1921-23; defeated, 1886, 1922. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Died November 25, 1931 (age 83 years, 111 days). Interment at Monte Vista Memorial Park, Johnson City, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Nathaniel Green Taylor and Emma (Haynes) Taylor; brother of Robert Love Taylor; married, June 22, 1881, to Jennie Anderson; first cousin of Nathaniel Edwin Harris (1846-1929).
  Political family: Taylor family of Tennessee.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Taylor, Alfred W. — of Tennessee. Independent candidate for Governor of Tennessee, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Taylor, Allan C. — of Addison, Steuben County, N.Y. U.S. Vice Consul in Ottawa, 1931-32; Port Elizabeth, as of 1934; Cape Town, as of 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Almon H. (1843-1917) — of Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in 1843. Republican. Farmer; organist; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Brookfield, 1909-10. Congregationalist. Died in 1917 (age about 74 years). Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Alvin Jeffrey — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from North Carolina 9th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Taylor, Amos B. — of Groton, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 7th District, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Amos Leavitt (b. 1877) — also known as Amos L. Taylor — of Belmont, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Danbury, Merrimack County, N.H., February 22, 1877. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924 (alternate), 1932; member of Massachusetts Republican State Committee, 1924-49; secretary of Massachusetts Republican Party, 1927-28; Massachusetts Republican state chair, 1929-32. Unitarian. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Gamma Delta; Gamma Eta Gamma; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Frank Leavitt Taylor and Nellie Jane (Martin) Taylor; married, June 16, 1906, to Myra Lillian Fairbank (died 1944); married to Caroline W. Dudley.
  Taylor, Ancel M. — of Rushford, Allegany County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 34th District, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Andrew — of Canterbury, Merrimack County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 4th District, 1846-47. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Andrew — of Birch Run, Saginaw County, Mich. Socialist. Workers League candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Taylor, Andrew T. — also known as Tip Taylor — of Tennessee. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Governor of Tennessee, 1958. Still living as of 1958.
  Taylor, Angus M., Jr. — U.S. Attorney for Hawaii, 1940-43. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Arie Parks (1927-2003) — also known as Arie P. Taylor; "Denver's Bella Abzug" — of Denver, Colo. Born in Bedford, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, 1927. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1968, 1972 (alternate); member of Colorado state house of representatives 7th District, 1973-84; Denver clerk and recorder, 1991-95. Female. African ancestry. Colorado's first African-American woman legislator. Died, in Presbyterian/St. Luke's Hospital, Denver, Colo., September 27, 2003 (age about 76 years). Interment at Fort Logan National Cemetery, Denver, Colo.
  The Arie P. Taylor Municipal Center, in Denver, Colorado, is named for her.
  Taylor, Armil — of Clarksville, Johnson County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1956, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Taylor, Arthur Herbert (1852-1922) — of Petersburg, Pike County, Ind. Born in Caledonia Springs, Ontario, February 29, 1852. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Indiana 1st District, 1893-95; defeated, 1894; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1904. Died February 20, 1922 (age 70 years, 0 days). Interment at Walnut Hills Cemetery, Petersburg, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Taylor, Arthur W. — of Stillwell, LaPorte County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Ashley Lionel (born c.1968) — of Richmond, Va. Born about 1968. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Taylor, Augustus R. — of New Brunswick, Middlesex County, N.J. Physician; mayor of New Brunswick, N.J., 1824-29, 1838-40, 1848-49. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, B. A. — of Wright County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Wright County, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, B. A. — of Montana. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Montana 2nd District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, B. B. — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, B. B. — of Longview, Gregg County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, B. E. — of Brockwayville (now Brockway), Jefferson County, Pa.; Brockway, Jefferson County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916 (alternate), 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, B. G. — Scales of Justice candidate for Presidential Elector for South Dakota, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, B. W. — of Stanley, Mountrail County, N.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1924. Sergeant-at-arms at the 1948 Republican National Convention. Interment somewhere in Faribault, Minn.
  Relatives: Father of Franklin Berry Taylor (1908?-?).
  Taylor, B. Z. — of Decatur, Macon County, Ill. Mayor of Decatur, Ill., 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Balcom S. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1960, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Taylor, Barbara — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Taylor, Barbara R. — New Alliance candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Taylor, Bayard (1825-1878) — Born in 1825. U.S. Minister to Germany, 1878, died in office 1878. Died in Germany, December 19, 1878 (age about 53 years). Interment at Longwood Cemetery, Longwood, Pa.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Taylor, Becky — of Glenrock, Converse County, Wyo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Taylor, Beloit (d. 1979) — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Secretary of Arkansas Democratic Party, 1937; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1948, 1952, 1956. Died September 27, 1979. Interment at Roselawn Memorial Park, Little Rock, Ark.
  Taylor, Ben — of Wewanta, Wayne County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Wayne County Republican Party, 1945-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Benjamin — of Blue Earth County, Minn. Republican. Candidate for Minnesota state senate 11th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Benjamin Irving (1877-1946) — also known as Benjamin I. Taylor — of Harrison, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., December 21, 1877. Democrat. Lawyer; banker; U.S. Representative from New York 25th District, 1913-15; defeated, 1914. Member, Elks; Freemasons; Redmen; Royal Arcanum; Foresters. Died, in United Hospital, Port Chester, Westchester County, N.Y., September 5, 1946 (age 68 years, 258 days). Interment at Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Maurice H. Taylor and Ella (Archer) Taylor; married to Harriet Tyler Bulkley.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Taylor, Benjamin S. — of Hoboken, Hudson County, N.J. Union candidate for mayor of Hoboken, N.J., 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Benjamin W. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 34th District, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Bennett M. — of Seaboard, Northampton County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2000, 2008 (alternate). Still living as of 2008.
  Taylor, Bernard See E. Bernard Taylor
  Taylor, Bernie — of Indiana. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 3rd District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Taylor, Beth — of Salem, Harrison County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Taylor, Beth L. — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Taylor, Betty — of Iowa Falls, Hardin County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Taylor, Beulah M. — of Bowie, Prince George's County, Md. Democrat. Postmaster at Bowie, Md., 1914-16. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Beverly — of Crystal Springs, Copiah County, Miss. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 2008, 2012 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Taylor, Bill — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Taylor, Bill See William J. Taylor
  Taylor, Bill — of Tennessee. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Tennessee 9th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Taylor, Billie M. — of Modesto, Stanislaus County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000; member, Platform Committee, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Taylor, Bob See Robert Love Taylor
  Taylor, Bob — of South Carolina. Republican. Presidential Elector for South Carolina, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Taylor, Bob See Robert Taylor
  Taylor, Bomar — of Jasper, Dubois County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Taylor, Boyd F. — of London, Laurel County, Ky. Candidate in primary for justice of Kentucky state supreme court 3rd District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Taylor, Brad L. — of Prosser, Benton County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Taylor, Bruce A. (born c.1952) — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born about 1952. Republican. Police officer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Taylor, Buddy — of Kermit, Mingo County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Mingo County, 1962; chair of Mingo County Republican Party, 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Taylor, Burman Riegle (b. 1911) — also known as Burman R. Taylor — of Eaton, Preble County, Ohio. Born in Camden, Preble County, Ohio, May 20, 1911. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1948. Methodist. Member, Jaycees; Odd Fellows; Moose; Eagles. Burial location unknown.


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