Abraham Taylor

b. 12 October 1783, d. 28 February 1861
FatherThomas Taylor b. 16 Oct 1757, d. 1823
MotherAnne Forde b. c 1755
     Abraham Taylor was born in 1783 at Ringmer, Sussex, England.
Abraham Taylor was baptized on 12 October 1783 at Ringmer, Sussex, England, 1851 census gives Ringmer as place of birth.1 He was the son of Thomas Taylor and Anne Forde.
Abraham is recorded in the Sussex Milita List for West Firle as aged 17-30 years and willing to serve (these lists were drawn up in case of invasion by Napoleon).
Abraham Taylor married Sarah Kennard, daughter of Ann Kennard, on 4 September 1805 at Beddingham, Sussex, England.
Abraham Taylor was a labourer painter on 3 May 1828.2
Abraham Taylor was an agricultural labourer in 1851.3
On 30 March 1851 Abraham Taylor and Sarah Kennard lived at Stamford Pound, West Firle, Sussex, England.3
Abraham Taylor died on 28 February 1861 at West Firle, Sussex, England, at age 77. Aged 77 year, died of old age.4
Abraham Taylor was buried on 5 March 1861 at West Firle, Sussex, England, age 77 years.5

Family

Sarah Kennard b. 9 Nov 1788, d. a 7 Apr 1861
Marriage*
Abraham Taylor married Sarah Kennard, daughter of Ann Kennard, on 4 September 1805 at Beddingham, Sussex, England
Children

Citations

  1. [S18] 1851 Census for England "West Firle, Sussex, England."
  2. [S25] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "(baptism of son Luke Taylor)."
  3. [S18] 1851 Census for England "HO107 piece 1643 folio 631 page 6."
  4. [S28] Copy death certificate of Abraham Taylor, died 28 Feb 1861, registered 4 Mar 1861 in the Registration District of Lewes, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 107).
  5. [S228] Microfilm of the Old Parochial Register of Baptisms, Marriages & Burials, West Firle, Sussex, England, unknown period (East Sussex County Record Office, unknown film number) "searched by Eve Oliver 1990."