Floyd John TAYLOR 1
- Born: 8 Mar 1911, Peoria Co, IL 1
- Marriage (1): Ellen Leona FOSTER on 28 Oct 1941 in Princevllle, Peoria Co, IL 1
- Died: 22 Dec 1944, Naples, Campania, Italy at age 33 1
- Buried: Princeville Twp Cem, Princeville, Peoria Co, IL 1
1920 IL CENSUS, Peoria Co, Princeville:
Floyd Taylor, 8, attended school, b. IL, father b. England, mother b. MO.
He was living with his parents, John & Lillie Taylor, and siblings.
U.S. WWII ARMY ENLISTMENT RECORDS, 1938-1946:
Name: Floyd J Taylor
Birth Year: 1911
Race: White, Citizen (White)
Nativity State or Country: Illinois
State of Residence: Illinois
County or City: Peoria
Enlistment Date: 2 Feb 1942
Enlistment State: Illinois
Enlistment City: Peoria
Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law Component: Army of the United States - includes the following: Voluntary enlistments effective December 8, 1941 and thereafter; One year enlistments of National Guardsman whose State enlistment expires while in the Federal Service; Officers appointed in the Army of
Source: Civil Life
Education: 1 year of college
Civil Occupation: Semiskilled chauffeurs and drivers, bus, taxi, truck, and tractor
Marital Status: Married
FIND A GRAVE:
Floyd John Taylor
Birth: Mar. 8, 1911 - Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 1944 - Naples, Campania, Italy
Son of John & Lillie (Stockton) Taylor.
1st husband of Ellen Foster Taylor Richoz.
WWII, enlisted US Army, Feb 2, 1942. Mason.
Jonathan Henry Taylor (1880 - 1946)
Maude Lillian Stockton Taylor (1885 - 1933)
Ellen Leona Foster Taylor Richoz (1916 - 2008)
Inscription: T. Sgt., U.S. Infantry, Line of Duty In Italy
Burial: Princeville Township Cemetery, Princeville, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Plot: Div B, Row 11
Floyd married Ellen Leona FOSTER, daughter of Roy Wesley FOSTER and Lilla Henrietta GRADY, on 28 Oct 1941 in Princevllle, Peoria Co, IL.1 (Ellen Leona FOSTER was born on 19 Feb 1916 in La Prairie Twp, Marshall Co, IL,1 2 died on 18 Oct 2008 in Peoria, Peoria Co, IL 1 2 and was buried in Princeville Twp Cem, Princeville, Peoria Co, IL 1.)