Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|E||26th MVI||Private; enl. Sept. 7, 1861; must. Oct. 18, 1861||Sept. 26, 1862||Acton||hoop maker||age 25; discharged for disability Sept. 26, 1862, New Orleans, La.|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|E||26th MVI||Dec. 7, 1863||Invalid||37 034||482 436|
|Date||November 20, 1911|
|Age||75 years, 5 months, 14 days|
|Burial||Lowell, Mass. (source: death certificate)|
Daniel G. Taylor was born June 6, 1836 at Roxbury, Maine (source: pension file).
Daniel G. Taylor, age 14, is recorded as a resident of Roxbury, Oxford, Maine in the 1850 census, in the household (no. 11/11) of Abel W. Taylor and Naomi S. Taylor. Also in the household was 9 year old Simeon O. Taylor ("1850 United States Federal Census," Ancestry.com).
Daniel Taylor, age 24, a farmer, is recorded in the 1860 census as a resident of Roxbury, Oxford, Maine, in the household (198/130) of Abil W. Taylor and Naomi Taylor, enumerated on June 15, 1860. Also in the household was 18 year old Simeon Taylor. Daniel G. Taylor, age 24, a Hoop Maker, is recorded as an inhabitant of West Acton in the 1860 federal census (dwelling no. 180), enumerated on August 4, 1860 ("1860 United States Federal Census," Ancestry.com).
After the war, Daniel Taylor resided in Lowell (1863-1904) and Winchester (source: pension file).
Daniel Gale Taylor died November 20, 1911 at Winchester, Mass. (death certificate, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1911-1915 , vol. 1911/106, p. 28," AmericanAncestors.org)
Name included on the Acton Memorial Library Soldiers' Tablet, "The Men of Acton Who Fought For The Union."
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