Skip to Content

Reply to comment

Ira Leroy Taylor

Ira Leroy Taylor

Ira Leroy Taylor was born in 1867 in McKean County, PA. He married Myrtle Holcomb in 1893 and they had a son, Paul, born in Washington, DC in 1893. It is unknown why they were there.

In 1894 the family went to Oklahoma Territory for the land rush. There two daughters were born: Pearle Edith and Myrtle, in 1896 and 1897, respectively.

Ira was the second of eight children: Charles, Harry, Clara, Harriet, Wallace, William, and David (who was later adopted by Sarah Howard and changed his name to David North).

Ira remarried a woman by the name of Olive Schoonover and had three more daughters: Eva b. 1903, Mary "Mamie" E. b. 1905, and Gladys b. 1907.

Ira L. Taylor died in 1944, at the age of 77.


The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
  • You may use [block:module=delta] tags to display the contents of block delta for module module.

More information about formatting options

Type the characters you see in this picture. (verify using audio)
Type the characters you see in the picture above; if you can't read them, submit the form and a new image will be generated. Not case sensitive.