Daniel Taylor

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ChartsAncestors of Wilford Ervie Billings
Daniel Taylor, son of Thomas Taylor and Rebecca Ketcham, was born at Connecticut, October 1676.1 He died at Danbury, Connecticut, 12 August 1770.2

Daniel married Mary Benedict, daughter of John Benedict and Phebe Gregory, say 1701.3,4,2


Mary Benedict
  • Rebecca Taylor3
  • Deborah Taylor3 b. abt. 1702, d. 28 Jul 1775
  • Mary Margaret Taylor+5 b. say 1706
  • Thomas Taylor3 b. 1708
  • Daniel Taylor3 b. 23 Sep 1714, d. 23 Sep 1775
  • Nathaniel Taylor3 b. 1722
This person was last edited on2 Feb 2018


  1. [S5] Donald Lines Jacobus, History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield (two vols., New Haven, Connecticut: Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, 1930-1932), 1:600, further cited as Jacobus, Families of Old Fairfield. calculated from age at death: two months short of 94 years.
  2. [S5] Jacobus, Families of Old Fairfield, 1:600.
  3. [S2156] Fred H. Knapp, "Who was the Wife of Daniel Taylor, Sr.?," The Benedict Family History News 5 (Spring 1998): 43-56, further cited as Knapp, "The Wife of Daniel Taylor."
  4. [S10] Alfred A. Knapp, Nicholas Knapp Genealogy (Ann Arbor, Michigan: Edward Brothers, 1953), D-68, further cited as Knapp, Knapp Genealogy.
  5. [S10] Knapp, Knapp Genealogy, D-67 (family number).