TAYLOR Family History

  TAYLOR WM. (William) J., livery and feed stable; P. O. Minonk; born in Stark Co., Ohio, Oct. 4, 1825. but removed to Wayne Co. Ohio in early childhood, where he resided until 28 years of age. Spent several years traveling in the Northwest prior to his settling near Danville, Illinois, in 1860. Removed to Minonk, Woodford County, Illinois, his present home, in 1864.  Served as a member of the City Council in 1876, and is a member of the present board. Mr. Taylor is an importer and breeder of fine horses, having several very fine stallions at his stables. Read more »