James Taylor

June 21, 1783–May 27, 1870

Born at Ackenthwaite, Westmorland, England; son of Elizabeth Saul and Edward Taylor. Died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 3.23)


  1. [1] Temple Records Index Bureau of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 19, James Taylor. Church of England, Parish Church of Heversham (Westmorland), Parish Register Transcripts, 1601–1812, James Taylor, June 21, 1783; from original manuscripts in the Cumbria Record Office, Kendal, England; FHL microfilm 1471811, FHL. Church of England, Parish Church of Heversham, Bishop’s Transcripts for Heversham, 1718–1914, Edward Taylor and Elizabeth Saul, June 11, 1778; from original manuscripts at County Hall, Kendal, Westmorland, England; FHL microfilm 97370, FHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed Apr. 2016), James Taylor KWV9-1Z7 . “People of the Time,” database, The Joseph Smith Papers (http://josephsmithpapers.org/reference, accessed Aug. 2012), James Taylor. 1870 U.S. census, Great Salt Lake City 14th Ward, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, p. 53, James Taylor, NARA. “Utah Death Registers, 1847–1966,” p. 64 (1870), James Taylor; database and images, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed Apr. 2016); citing series 21866, from Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City. Find a Grave, database and images (http://findagrave.com, accessed Apr. 2016), memorial no. 24026581, James Taylor; Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, UT.