Josiah Taylor letter
Typed copy of letter from Josiah and Elizabeth Taylor in Dayton, Yamhill Co., Or., to Samuel Cook, Elizabeth's brother, in Winnebago Co., Rockford, Il., Feb. 20, 1853, describing their overland journey to Oregon. Includes typed notes about the family.
- Creation: 1853 Feb. 20
- Taylor, Josiah, active 1853 (Person)
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Early Oregon settler; emigrated from Indiana to Oregon. Josiah Taylor's uncle was President Zachary Taylor.
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- Finding aid written in English.