Winifred Rosa Taylor (1864 - 1946)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

Winifred Rosa Taylor Biography & Family History

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

Birth

Death


Northcote, Australia

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Winifred.

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Northcote, Australia

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Father: Taylor Frederick Augustus Taylor
Mother: Caroline Piggott Taylor

Education

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

Professions

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

Military Service

It is unknown if Winifred Rosa Taylor is a military veteran.

Middle name

Rosa

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Winifred's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Winifred's nationality.

Religion

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

Gender

Female

Family Photos

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

Timeline

1864 - In the year that Winifred Rosa Taylor was born, on October 5th, a cyclone killed 70,000 people in Calcutta, India. Calcutta is in a "very high damage risk" cyclone zone, although this was an especially powerful one.

1873 - Winifred was just 9 years old when on February 12th, The Coinage Act of 1873 was signed by President Ulysses S. Grant. It went into effect on April 1st and ended the use of gold and silver in the U.S. for currency - placing the country on the gold standard. The Act wasn't popular with everyone.

1880 - By the time she was 16 years old, on February 4th, five members of one family in Ontario, Canada were killed and their farm was burned by a mob. Called the Black Donnelly Massacre, the Irish family had been feuding with other citizens of the town. No one was ever convicted.

1906 - When she was 42 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.

1946 - In the year of Winifred Rosa Taylor's passing, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

Winifred Rosa Taylor Family Tree

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

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

Obituary

This obit of Winifred Rosa 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.

Winifred Rosa Taylor died in 1946 in Northcote, Australia at age 82. No cause of death has been entered. She was born in 1864. She was born to Taylor Frederick Augustus Taylor and Caroline Piggott Taylor, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Winifred Rosa Taylor

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources