Mary Ann Taylor (1873 - 1940)

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Westminster City,
Civilian War Dead

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Regiment: Civilian War Dead

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Evelyn Adella (Taylor) Thompson

Evelyn Adella (Taylor) Thompson

Kate Hardgrave and Molly Taylor

Kate Hardgrave and Molly Taylor

Kate Hardgrave

Kate Hardgrave

Benjamin Elbert Taylor Gravesite

Benjamin Elbert Taylor Gravesite

Benjamin Elbert Taylor

Benjamin Elbert Taylor

Mollie and James Taylor Gravesite

Mollie and James Taylor Gravesite

James Jasper Taylor Family

James Jasper Taylor Family

James J and Mary Etta Taylor

James J and Mary Etta Taylor

James Jasper Taylor and sons

James Jasper Taylor and sons

Mary Jane and Kathryn Belle Wells

Mary Jane and Kathryn Belle Wells

Kate Wells Taylor Hardgrave, Ft Worth

Kate Wells Taylor Hardgrave, Ft Worth

Ellen Elizabeth Taylor

Ellen Elizabeth Taylor

Leroy and Mylie Taylor

Leroy and Mylie Taylor

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Anne Meara's son Ben and wife Evelyn Adella (Taylor) Thompson Kate Hardgrave and Molly Taylor Kate Hardgrave

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1873 - In the year that Mary Ann Taylor was born, on September 18th, the New York stock market crash - due to the failure of a number of banks - began the Panic of 1873. After the boom following the Civil War, the Coinage Act of 1873 and other factors led to the market crash. Thus began the "Long Depression" - also called the "Great Depression" until the 1930's.

1884 - At the age of merely 11 years old, Mary was alive when on August 5th, the cornerstone for the base of the Statue of Liberty - a gift from the people of France - was laid. 120,000 people - most donations were $1 - donated to the completion of the base. An 1883 poem by Emma Lazarus was also written to raise funds. That poem was included in the base of the statue and is well known today. The most famous phrase: "Keep, ancient lands, your storied pomp!" cries she
With silent lips. "Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.
Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me,
I lift my lamp beside the golden door!"

1906 - When she was 33 years old, English biochemist Frederick Hopkins concluded that vitamins are essential to the human body and that a lack of vitamins caused scurvy and rickets. Scurvy and rickets were both huge problems in sailors that were at sea for extended time and the addition of vitamin C, vitamin D, and calcium in their diets helped eradicate the problem.

1932 - When she was 59 years old, on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

1940 - In the year of Mary Ann Taylor's passing, on July 27th, the cartoon character Bugs Bunny debuted in his first film A Wild Hare - voiced by Mel Blanc. He has since appeared in more short films, feature films, compilations, TV series, music records, comic books, video games, award shows, amusement park rides, and commercials than any other cartoon character. He even has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. "What's up, Doc?"

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Mary Ann Taylor passed away on December 11, 1940 at age 67. There is no listed cause of death. She was buried in Westminster City, Civilian War Dead. She was born around 1873. There is no information about Mary's surviving family.

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