THOMAS B. TAYLOR (deceased) was one of the early pioneers of Minnesota, having settled in the town of Dover
in May, 1855, on the farm adjoining this town now occupied by William Smith. In the fall of 1874 he sold his farm
and removed to the city of St. Charles, where he died in the following December. Mr. Taylor was born in Howard,
Massachusetts, in 1807. He married Miss Parnell Murdock, a native of the same state. Three of his sons and one
daughter also emigrated west. The eldest, Charles, is sketched below; Albert M. died at St. Charles. leaving a
widow, now Mrs. Caleb Batchelor, and one child; Edward S. married Delia Woodard and resides at Man kato; he served
three years during the war of the rebellion in a Vermont regiment; Laura P. married J. H. Gardner, now deceased,
and lives in St. Charles city.
The History of Winona County
Together with Biographical Matter, Statistics, Etc.
BY: A. T. Andreas
H. H. Hill and Company, Publishers
Winona County, MN
Names A to H
Names I to Y
Also see [ Railway Officials in America 1906