Thomas Taylor

b. 25 September 1814, d. 19 July 1900
FatherAbraham Taylor b. 12 Oct 1783, d. 28 Feb 1861
MotherSarah Kennard b. 9 Nov 1788, d. a 7 Apr 1861
     Thomas Taylor was born in 1814 at West Firle, Sussex, England.
Thomas Taylor was baptized on 25 September 1814 at St Peter, West Firle, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Abraham Taylor and Sarah Kennard.
Thomas Taylor married Elizabeth Burt, daughter of Isaac Burt and Alice Ashdown, on 7 March 1841 at Parish Church, Parish of St John, Lewes, Sussex, England.2
Thomas Taylor was an agricultural labourer on 7 June 1841.3
On 7 June 1841 Thomas Taylor and Elizabeth Burt lived at Stone Street, West Firle, Sussex, England.3
Thomas Taylor was a labourer on 15 April 1846.4
Elizabeth died of consumption on 5 Oct 1848 leaving Thomas a widower for the rest of his life.
Thomas Taylor witnessed the death of Elizabeth Burt on 5 October 1848 at West Firle, Sussex, England; died of consumption (TB).5
On 30 March 1851 Thomas Taylor lived at Stamford Pound, West Firle, Sussex, England.6
Thomas Taylor was an agricultural labourer on 30 March 1851.6
On 7 April 1861 Thomas Taylor lived at Bushy Lodge, West Firle, Sussex, England.7
Thomas Taylor was a carter on 7 April 1861.7
In the will of Isaac Burt, made 8 Dec 1866 and proved 14 Jun 1867, Elizabeth's father, the children of Thomas and Elizabeth were left 5 shillings.8
On 2 April 1871 Thomas Taylor lived at Charlestone, West Firle, Sussex, England.9
Thomas Taylor witnessed the marriage of Moses Taylor and Harriet Terry on 23 October 1871 at St Nicholas Church, Brighton, Sussex, England.10
Thomas Taylor was a carter on 23 October 1871.10
On 3 April 1881 Thomas Taylor lived at The Ram Inn, West Firle, Sussex, England.11
Thomas Taylor was an agricultural labourer on 3 April 1881.11
On 5 April 1891 Thomas Taylor lived at 79 Heighton Street, West Firle, Sussex, England, widower, boarder.12
Thomas Taylor was an agricultural labourer on 5 April 1891.12
Thomas Taylor died on 19 July 1900 at 29 St Martin's Place, Brighton, Sussex, England, at age 85. He died of senility, cardiac weakness and syncope.13

Family

Elizabeth Burt b. c 1821, d. 5 Oct 1848
Marriage*
Thomas Taylor married Elizabeth Burt, daughter of Isaac Burt and Alice Ashdown, on 7 March 1841 at Parish Church, Parish of St John, Lewes, Sussex, England.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S25] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "West Firle."
  2. [S24] Copy marriage certificate of Thomas Taylor and Elizabeth Burt, married 7 Mar 1841 in the Registration District of Lewes, Chailey, West Firle & Newhaven, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 7 Page 444).
  3. [S69] 1841 Census for England "Piece: 1118 Book/Folio: 11/16 Page: 25 Registration District: Lewes Chailey West Firle & Newhaven."
  4. [S204] Copy birth certificate of Moses Taylor, born 15 Apr 1846, registered 13 May 1846 in the Registration District of Lewes, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 7 Page 444).
  5. [S19] Copy death certificate of Elizabeth Taylor, died 5 Oct 1848, registered 8 Oct 1848 in the Registration District of Lewes, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 7 Page 343).
  6. [S18] 1851 Census for England "HO107 piece 1643 folio 631 page 6."
  7. [S70] 1861 Census for England, "RG09 piece 588 folio 59 page 6."
  8. [S436] Will of Isaac Burt of Hellingly, Sussex, England, 8 Dec 1866, proved in the Probate Court of Lewes, 14 Jun 1867, unknown repository.
  9. [S71] 1871 Census for England, "RG10 piece 1069 folio 61 page 2."
  10. [S56] Copy marriage certificate of Moses Taylor and Harriet Terry, married 23 Oct 1871 in the Registration District of Brighton, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 357).
  11. [S72] 1881 Census for England, "RG11 piece 1072 folio 72 page 23."
  12. [S73] 1891 Census for England "RG12 piece 799 folio 62 page 17."
  13. [S386] Copy death certificate of Thomas Taylor, died 19 Jul 1900, registered 21 Jul 1900 in the Registration District of Brighton, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 118).