William W. Taylor (February 8, 1933 – January 13, 1915) was born in New York and moved to East Windsor sometime before age 16. During the Civil War he was a Captain in Company L of the New Jersey Cavalry, 1st Regiment.
Census records list his occupation as farmer for most of his life, although he spent some time as a coal merchant in Hightstown. He left Hightstown sometime before 1880 and subsequently lived in Newark and Millstone Township. He died at age 81 in Camden, New Jersey.
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