Born in Kentucky on Aug. 14, 1837. Taylor was active in California from the late 1850s. He was a resident of Alameda in 1910-11 and died in Los Gatos on March 8, 1913. Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1859 (Niagara Falls).
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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