John Taylor1820 - 1862 (42 years)
Name John Taylor Born 1820 Gender Male Died 11 Mar 1862 Person ID I1111 avefamily Last Modified 22 Jan 2006
Father Edwin Taylor, b. ABT. 1785, d. 25 Sep 1876, Lenoir Co., NC (Age ~ 91 years) Mother Penelope Smith, d. BEF. 1870 Married ABT. 1817 Unknown Family ID F269 Group Sheet | Family Chart
- "Born in Lenoir County where he resided as a farmer prior to enlisting in the 27th NC Infantry in Lenoir County on April 27, 1861. Present or acco unted for until he died at Camp Gatlin on March 11, 1862. Cause of death not reported. [Death records give his age as 42.] " Probably yellow feve r . John died circa 1863 in Lenoir County, North Carolina. According to th e Taylor Book, John was in the Civil War and family tradition says he die d in New Bern probably of the yellow fever that went around in 1863.