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Monday, April 26, 2010

Bell 42112 William Taylor

42112. William Taylor & 42113. Joan ? {Bell}

~1450, William born in England.

William employed as a game warden in the Forest of Needwood.

Family notes:
• Needwood was not a Royal forest, but a Chase, members of the Royal family frequently came to Tutbury Castle. The story is that the King, on seeing the triplet boys, decided to educate them if they lived to manhood. The Royal Bounty for Triplets was instigated and only ceased during Elizabeth II.

Children of William and Joan:

i. John Taylor (21056), born 1478 Northumberland, England. [Triplet]

ii. Rowland Taylor, born 1478 Northumberland, England. [Triplet]

iii. Nathaniel Taylor, born 1478 Northumberland, England. [Triplet]

iv. Elizabeth Taylor, born ? in England.

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