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song writer.

Ida Scott Taylor Mckinney, American song writer.

Background

Mckinney, Ida Scott Taylor was born in 1855 in Springfield, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Thomas G. and Eliza Helen (Chappell) Taylor.

Education

Graduate Jacksonville (Illinois) Academy for Young Women, 1874. Studied music and painting.

Career

Author: Story of Columbus Told in Rhyme. Baby’s Journal; Year Book of American Authors. Year Book of English Authors.

Also booklets, A Little Quaker Meeting. In His Name; Forsake Me Not. The Little Quaker Meeting.

In His Name; Forsake Me Not. The Beatitudes; etc. Has written for local papers, mostly verse, since 14 or 15.*‡.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Story of Columbus Told in Rhyme. Baby’s Journal

    • Year Book of American Authors. Year Book of English Authors.

      Also booklets, A Little Quaker Meeting. In His Name

    • Forsake Me Not. The Little Quaker Meeting.

      In His Name

    • Forsake Me Not. The Beatitudes

    • etc. Has written for local papers, mostly verse, since 14 or 15.*‡.

Connections

Married at Jacksonville, Illinois, William E. McKinney, June 5, 1895.

father:
Thomas G. Taylor

mother:
Eliza Helen (Chappell) Taylor

spouse:
at Jacksonville