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Sarah E. “Sally” TaylorAge: 85 years18191905

Name
Sarah E. “Sally” Taylor
Given names
Sarah E.
Surname
Taylor
Married name
Sarah E. Taylor
Married name
Sarah E. Pruden
Nickname
Sally
Nickname
Sallie
Birth August 29, 1819 39
MarriageJames M. PrudenView this family
about 1837 (Age 17 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1
Margaret Jane Pruden
about 1838 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Nancy Monroe Pruden
June 11, 1843 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Martha J. Pruden
1848 (Age 28 years)
Death of a husbandJames M. Pruden
January 31, 1850 (Age 30 years)
Religious marriageJames Wilson “Wilson” TaylorView this family
October 12, 1854 (Age 35 years) Husband: 25 Wife: 35
Religion: Christian
Note: The official Marriage Register list Barbary Taylor as Wilson's mother and stated that she was "A Single Woman".
Birth of a son
#4
Henry Tazewell “Tazewell” Taylor
October 27, 1855 (Age 36 years)
Religion August 14, 1857 (Age 37 years)
Note: Sarah was a Christian and the Chuch records indicate that she joined the Bethlehem Christian Church on 14 August 1857.
Birth of a daughter
#5
Karena Taylor
about 1858 (Age 38 years)
Marriage of a childWright M. NorfleetMargaret Jane PrudenView this family
March 18, 1860 (Age 40 years)
Death of a husbandJames Wilson “Wilson” Taylor
August 1862 (Age 42 years)
Marriage of a childJosiah JoynerNancy Monroe PrudenView this family
February 15, 1866 (Age 46 years)
Marriage of a childElbert RawlsMargaret Jane PrudenView this family
March 1, 1866 (Age 46 years) Husband: 23 Wife: 26
Religion: Christian
Death of a sisterNancy Taylor
October 21, 1867 (Age 48 years)
Death of a daughterKarena Taylor
after August 12, 1875 (Age 55 years)
Note: According to the Bethlehem Christian Church records Karena died but no explict date was given.
Marriage of a childHenry Tazewell “Tazewell” TaylorMary Eudora “Dora” MonellView this family
Type: Religious marriage
March 22, 1877 (Age 57 years) Husband: 21 Wife: 18
Religion: Christian
Note: The ceremony was performed by E.W. Beale the pastor of Bethlehem Christian Church.
Marriage of a childAndrew MesserMargaret Jane PrudenView this family
September 17, 1895 (Age 76 years)
Death July 25, 1905 (Age 85 years)

Burial
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
elder sister
8 years
herself
Family with James M. Pruden - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1837
2 years
daughter
5 years
daughter
6 years
daughter
Family with James Wilson “Wilson” Taylor - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: October 12, 1854Nansemond County, Virginia, USA
1 year
son
3 years
daughter
Karena Taylor
Birth: about 1858 28 38Nansemond County, Virginia, USA
Death: after August 12, 1875Nansemond County, Virginia, USA

Marriage

The official Marriage Register list Barbary Taylor as Wilson's mother and stated that she was "A Single Woman".

Religion

Sarah was a Christian and the Chuch records indicate that she joined the Bethlehem Christian Church on 14 August 1857.

Note

According to the 1850 Census, Sarah was not educated and could not read or write. The 1870 Census listed her occupation as a housekeeper. According to the 1900 Census, Sarah was living with her daughter, Nancy M. Pruden, in Suffolk.

Note

On August 20 1892 Sarah Joyner and the children of JM Pruden sold 88 acres to William J. Joyner for $600. The land was bordered on the east by Goodwin Pruden, on the west by James Holland, on the north by John Norfleet and on the south by James Binford.

Note

On February 3 1866 Sarah sold 34 acres of land to Jim Porter, a free man of color, for $160. The land is bounded by properties owned by Aaron Archer, George Godwin and William Pruden. Sarah owned the land free and clear of all claims.

Note

Sarah and Wilson owned property worth $200 and personal property worth $100 according to the 1860 Nansemond County Census and his occupation was listed as a farmer.

MarriageMarriage Registration for Wilson Taylor and Sarah TaylorMarriage Registration for Wilson Taylor and Sarah Taylor
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