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Walter Herron Taylor

Walter Herron Taylor, American banker. Member Virginia Senate, 1869-1873.

Background

  • Taylor, Walter Herron was born on June 13, 1838 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Son of Walter Herron and Cornelia (Wickham) Taylor.

  • Education

    • Educated Norfolk Academy, and Virginia Military Institute.

    Career

    • John L. Saunders, United States Navy, of Norfolk, April 3, 1865. Bank officer, 1856-1861. Served in C.S.A., 1861-1865, on staff General Robert E. Lee, part of time as his aide-de-camp, and part of time as adjutant general Army of Northern Virginia.

      Present at all general engagements of the army under General Lee.

    Works

    • Author: Four Years with General Lee, 1877. General Lee, 1861-1865, 1906.

    Membership

    Member Virginia Senate, 1869-1873.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Selden, d.
    • father: Walter Herron Taylor
    • mother: Cornelia (Wickham) Taylor
    • spouse: Elizabeth Selden
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    Born June 13, 1838
    Died March 1, 1916
    (aged 77)
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