Laila Taylor (1903 - 1977)



Laila Taylor’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Laila so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Laila’s biography.

Laila Taylor Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Laila Taylor and her immediate Taylor family. Add to Laila Taylor's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.



Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Laila.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Laila Taylor? Add burial and funeral information.


Last Known Residence

Centralia, Lewis County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy


Add family members


Did Laila finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Laila attend? Add education.


Share what Laila did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Laila Taylor is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name



Unknown. Add Laila's ethnicity.


Unknown. Add Laila's nationality.


Unknown. Was Laila a religious woman? Add Laila’s religion



Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Laila during various points of her life.


1903 - In the year that Laila Taylor was born, the United States Department of Commerce and Labor was created by President Theodore Roosevelt to control the excesses of big business. Renamed the Department of Commerce 10 years later, many departments concerned with workers were transferred to the Department of Labor at that time. Another spin-off, the Bureau of Corporations, became the Federal Trade Commission.

1919 - Laila was 16 years old when the "Black Sox Scandal" rocked baseball fans during the World Series. Eight players on the Chicago White Sox were accused of throwing the World Series, thus allowing the Cincinnati Reds to win, and making money off of the losses. All of the players were found not guilty by a jury but the fallout lasted for decades. The players were banned from baseball even though they were found innocent.

1946 - At the age of 43 years old, Laila was alive when pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

1968 - At the age of 65 years old, Laila was alive when on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

1977 - In the year of Laila Taylor's passing, on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

Laila Taylor Family Tree

Who was Laila’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Laila’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Laila's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Laila Taylor
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Laila's family tree by clicking here.


This obit of Laila Taylor is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Laila Taylor passed away in November 1977 at age 74. No cause of death has been entered for Laila. She was born on April 3, 1903. There is no information about Laila's family or relationships. We know that Laila Taylor had been residing in Centralia, Lewis County, Washington.


What do you remember about Laila Taylor? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Laila is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Laila Taylor


Other Biographies