'Taylor07'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Taylor of Lyssons (Lysson Hall), Taylor of Swinhoe Broomford, Taylor of Thura, Taylor in Thurso, Taylor of Whitworth

                               
William Taylor of Chillingam, 1st of Swinhoe Broomford (a 04.1706)
1. William Taylor of Swinhoe Broomford (a 07.1750)
m. Mary (b c1700, d 21.01.1787, widow of _ Brown)
  A. George Taylor of Swinhoe Broomford (bpt 27.08.1732, d 18.05.1797, 2nd son)
  m. (056.05.1761) Hannah Forster (dau of Thomas Forster of Lucker)
  i. William Taylor of Swinhoe Broomford (a 1788)
  ii. George Taylor of Witton Hall (co. Durham), last of Broomford (b 06.06.1772, d 02.01.1851)
  m1. (23.04.1797) Eleanor Ashworth of Durham
 

a.

Sir Henry Taylor (b 10.10.1800, d 27.03.1886, dramatist & poet, 3rd son) had issue
  Some information on Henry comes from Wikipedia ("Henry Taylor (dramatist)").
  m. (17.10.1839) Theodosia Alice Rice (dau of Thomas Spring Rice, 1st Lord Monteagle)
  b.+ other issue - William (d young), George (d young)
  m2. (14.11.1818) Jane Mills (b 27.03.1770, d 12.04.1853, dau of Henry Mills of Willington by Elizabeth, dau of Robert Fenwick of Lemmington
  iii.+ other issue - Jane (b c1763, d 14.11.1847), Margaret (bpt 23.11.1770)
  B. John Taylor of S. Bailey (bpr 23.09.1733, d 1818)
  m. (04.07.1775) Mary Garway Wheeler (bur 03.12.1779, dau of Charles Wheeler)
  C.+ other issue - William (bpt 04.02.1729/30, d before 1750), Matthew (bpt 23.09.1733), Phillis (bpt 03.07.1731, bur 02.10.1732), Phillis (bpt 27.09.1732, a 1750)

 

 

TCB reports that the descent of the following family is, in Playfair's Baronetage (1811), "deduced from the family of Tailzour, "originally of Norman extraction ..." ... " but we have yet to find that article. BLG1952 starts with ...
Hercule Tailzour of Borrowfield, Forfarshire
m. Elizabeth Tailzour (cousin)
1. ?? Tailzour
A. Patrick Tailzour, later Taylor
  m. Martha Taylor (dau of George Taylor of Camanas, Jamaica)
  i. Sir John Taylor of Lysson Hall (Jamaica), 1st Bart (d 06/08.05.1786, 2nd son)
  m. (17.12.1778) Elizabeth Godden Houghton (d by 1821, dau/heir of Philip Houghton of Jamaica)
  a. Sir Simon Richard Brissett Taylor of Lyssons (Lysson Hall), 2nd Bart (b 15.10.1783, d unm 18.05.1815, 2nd son)
  b. Anna Susannah Taylor (b 20.03.1781, d 08.01.1853)
  m. (06.03.1810) George Watson, later Watson- Taylor, of Erlistoke Park (MP, son of George of Jamaica (by Isabella, dau of Thomas Stevenson) son of John of Overmains & Darnshire in Berwickshire)
  c. Elizabeth Taylor (b 07.09.1782)
  m. (17.01.1805) William Mayne
  d.+ other issue - son (dvp), Maria (b 20.10.1784), Martha (b 22.03.1786)
  ii. Anne Taylor probably of this generation
  m. Robert Cunninghame-Graham of Gartmore, Ardoch & Finlaystone

 

 

William Taylor in Thurso (a c1650)
1. John Taylor in Thurso (joiner)
  A. David Taylor in Thurso, later of Thura (a 1754)
  B. George Taylor, later of Thura (d by 1790)
  m. Euphemia Honyman (dau of William Honyman of Graemsay)
  i. John Taylor, last of Thura, later in Ireland (a 1801, Captain)
  a.+ issue (a 1868 in Dublin) - George, Arthur, Jane
  partner unknown
  d. _ Taylor of Dublin (a 1868)
  ii. William Taylor (d in West Indies)
  iii. Jane Taylor
  m. _ McBeath

 

 

James Taylor of Whitworth, Lancashire (b 1710, d 01.03.1777)
m. Betty Edmonson of Entwistle (b c1703, d 15.08.1789)
1. George Taylor of Whitworth (b 12.1753, d 24.12.1804, youngest son)
  m. (27.03.1781) Betty Goodison (d 31.08.1830, dau of Benjamin Goodison of Glossop)
  A. James Joseph Hague Taylor of Todmorden Hall (b 13.01.1782, d 08.01.1810) had issue
  m. (17.09.1801) Anne Crossley (d 21.11.1848, dau/heir of Anthony Crossley of Todmorden Hall)

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section (uploaded 21.03.19) : 'A History of Northumberland' (vol 1, Edward Bateson, 1893, 'Taylor of Swinhoe Broomford', p339)
(2) For 2nd section (uploaded 21.03.19) : TCB (vol 5, 'Taylor of Lysson Hall', p203), BLG1952 ('Watson-Taylor formerly of Erlestoke Park and Urchfont')
(3) For 3rd section (originally uploaded 07.01.18 into TZmisc09, moved here 26.10.20) : 'Caithness Family History' (John Henderson, 1884, 'The Taylors of Thura', p299+)
(4) For lower section (uploaded 29.01.24) : BFR ('Taylor', p579)
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