Geddings Harry Crawford.

Who's who in New York (city and state) online

. (page 250 of 284)
Online LibraryGeddings Harry CrawfordWho's who in New York (city and state) → online text (page 250 of 284)
Font size
QR-code for this ebook


sary. Cluibs: N. Y. Yacht, Down Town Ass'n, Union,
Tuxedo. Residence: Tuxedo, N. Y. Address: 52 Pine
St., N. Y. City.

TANNER, FREDERICK C.

Lawyer; b. Jacksonville, 111., Apr. 7, 1878; s. Edward
Allen and Marion L. (Brown) Tanner; grad. 111. Coll.,
A.B., B.S., 189S: trial att'y for firm of Woodford, Bovee
& Butcher, May 1901-Jan. 1, 1911, Deputy Att'y Gen.
of N. Y. in charge of N. Y. City Bureau. Served as
private, corporal, sergeant 23d Reg't, N.G.N.Y. ; 2d
lieut. 12th Reg't N.G.N.Y., 1st lieut. and captain 14th
Reg't, N.G.N.Y. Republican. Mem. Ass'n Bar City
of N. Y. Clubs: Salmagundi, Ardsley, Atlantic Yacht,
Republican, Brooklawn Country, West Side Tennis.
Residence: 13 W. 12th St. Address: 1 Madison Av.,
N. Y. City.

TANZER, LAURENCE ARNOLD

Lawyer; b. N. Y. City, Nov. 26, 1874; s. Arnold and
Ida (Lagowitz) Tanzer; ed. Dearborn-Morgan Sch.,
Orange, N. J.; Harvard Coll., A.B., 1S94; Columbia
Univ. Law Schr, LL.B., 1897; m. N. Y. City, March 3,
1903, Florence Keller; children: Margaret Ida, b. 1906;
Eleanor Clara, b. 190S; Alice Keller, b. 1911. Admitted
to bar N. Y., 1897; practised alone; later became mem.
firm Jacob & Tanzer; Liebmann, Naumburg & Tanzer;
and Liebmann & Tanzer, of which is now mem. Mem.
bar of Supreme Court of U. S. Chm'n Charter Com. of
Citizens' Union of N. Y. City; counsel and chm'n Com.
on Municipal Home Rule of Municipal Gov't Ass'n of
N. Y. State; draftsman of legislation for N. Y. State
Factory Investigating Comm'n and other bodies. In-
dependent Democrat. Mem. Ass'n Bar City of N. Y.,
N. Y. County Lawyers' Ass'n, N. Y. State Bar Ass'n,
Am. Soc. of Internat. Law, Phi Beta Kappa Alumni
Ass'n. Clubs: City, Reform. Residence: 217 Rich Av.,
Mount Vernon, N. Y. Address: 32 Broadway, N. Y.
City.

TAPPAN, JOHN BUTLER COLES

Lawyer; b. Glen Cove, L. I., April 4, 1860; s. De Witt
and Margaret (Coles) Tappan; grad. Yale Univ., 1880;
Columbia Coll. Law Sch, 1882; m. Glen Cove, L. I.,
May 21, 1S85, Caroline A. Titus. Mem. firm Tappan &
Bennett. Progressive. Mem. Ass'n Bar City of N. Y.,
Am. Bar Ass'n. Nassau Co. Bar Ass'n, N. Y. State Bar



698



WHO'S WHO IN NEW YORK



Ass'n, N. T. Co. Lawyers' Ass'n. Clubs: Tale, Nassau
Country, Glenwood Country, Huntington Country, Sea-
wanhaka Corinthian Yacht. Residence: Glen Cove, L.
I. and Hotel Gotham, N. Y. Address: 49 Wall St., N.
Y. City.

TARBELL, GAGE E.

Capitalist; b. Smithville, Chenango County, N. Y.,
Sept. 20, 1856; ed. Clinton Liberal Inst.; studied law.
Admitted to bar 1SS0 and practised law four years;
became gen. agent Equitable Life Assurance Soc, with
headquarters at Binghamton, N. Y., 1884; gen. agent
for Wisconsin and Northern Mich., with headquarters
at Milwaukee, 1888; app'td Jan., 1889, gen. mg'r North-
western Dep't for Equitable, with headquarters at
Chicago; elected 3d v.-p. Equitable Life Assurance
Soc, Sept., 1893, 2d v.-p. in May, 1899, resigning March.
1907. Trustee Equitable Trust Co.; dir. Hibernian
Bank and Trust Co., New Orleans, La., and pres. Gar-
den City Estates. Address: 320 Fifth Av., N. Y. City.

TARBELL, GEORGE SCHUYLER

Lawyer, -real estate, and investor; b. Groton, N. Y.,
July 15, 1868; s. (Major Doctor) Tarbell and Mary
(Conant) Tarbell; grad. Ithaca High Sen., 1886; Cor-
nell Univ., Ph.B., 1891, LL.B., 1894 (mem. class and
univ. tug-of-war teams; gained, and still holds, world's
record for rope climb, hand-over-hand; speaker for
junior prize and senior commencement); m. 1893.
Grace Louise Jones, of Owego, N. Y.; children: Doro-
thy, Louise, G. Schuyler, Jr. Admitted to bar, 1894.
Comd'r Cornell Univ. Republican Club, 1888; sec. Tomp-
kins Co. Republican Com., 1888-1902; vice-commo. Cor-
nell Univ., Navy, 1900; senior major, Cornell Univ.
Re^t, 1891; organizer and dir. League of Univ. Re-
publican Clubs, 1892-1894. Referee in bankruptcy
since 1898; treas. Cornell Univ. Alumni Ass'n, 1900-
1903; Ithaca city att'y, 1901-1903; pres and graduate
dir. Cornell Daily Sun. Dir. Allied Real Estate Inter-
ests of N. Y., pres. Cornell Delta Phi Ass'n. Republi-
can; Presby'n. Mem. N. Y. State Bar Ass'n, Knight
Templar, 32" Mason and Shriner. Clubs: New York,
Cornell Delta Phi, Craftsman. Ithaca Country, Town
and Gown. Residence: 110 N. Geneva St. Address:
Trust Co. Bld'g, Ithaca, N. Y.

TARBELL, IDA MINERVA

Editor, author; b. Erie County, Pa., Nov. 5, 1857; d.
Franklin S. and Esther Ann (McCullough) Tarbell,
ed. Titusville (Pa.) High School and grad. Allegheny
Coll., Meadville, Pa.; graduate study at the Sorbonnt
and College de France, Paris, 1891-1894. Associate
editor The Chautauquan, 1883-1891; editor on staff and
asso. editor McClurt's Magazine, 1894-1906; asso. editor
American Magazine since 1906. Author: Short Life ot
Napoleon Bonaparte, 1895; Life of Madame Roland.
1896; Early Life of Abraham Lincoln (in collaboration
with J. McCan Davis), 1896; Life of Abraham Lincoln
(2 volumes), 1900; History of the Standard Oil Com-
pany (2 volumes), 1904; He Knew Lincoln, 1907.
Writer of magazine articles on history and current
subjects; also short stories. Mem. Am. Economic
Ass'n, Am. Hist. Ass'n, English Soc. of Women Jour-
nalists. Clubs: Barnard, National Arts, Colony. Ad-
dress: 132 E. 19th St., N. Y. City.

TATE, STERRETT ,

Broker; b. Camden, Wilcox Co., Ala., June 13, 1863;
s. Walter and Sallie Brooks (Sterrett) Tate; ed. public
and private sens., Evergreen, Ala., 1S80; m. Sparta,
Ga., Oct. 14, 1891, Frances Gay Clinch; children: Diane
Lamont, b. July 22, 1892: Henry Clinch, to. Oct. 28,1902.
Mem. firm N. L. Carpenter & Co., mem. N. Y. Stock
Exchange. Democrat; Episcopalian,. Recreation: Mo-
toring. Clubs: N. Y. Yacht, Sleepy Hollow Country,
Automobile of America, Automobile Ass'n, Auto Polo,
Southern Soc. Residence: The Apthorp Apartments,
2211 Broadway. Address: 17 William St., N. Y. City.

TATLOCK, JOHN

Pres. Westchester Ave. Bank; b. Williamstown,
Mass., March 12, 1860; s. John (D.D.) and Lucy Be-
man (Whitman) Tatlock; grad. Williams Coll., B.A.,
1882, M.A., 1887; m. March 2, 1S86, Kate Chamberlin.
Ass't astronomer, Washburn Observatory, Univ. of
Wis., 1SS3-1884; prof, astronomy, Beloit Coll., 1884-
1885; actuary Prudential Ins. Co. of Newark, N. J.,
1888; ass't actuary. Mutual Life Ins. Co. of N. Y.,
1889-1904; pres. Washington Life Ins. Co., N. Y., 1905-
1908. Fellow Royal Astron. Soc. (London), N. Y. Acad.
of Sciences, Actuarial Soc. of America (sec. editor of
its Transactions, 1889-1904). Asso. Inst, of Actuaries
(London). Club: Century. Residence: 260 West 76th
St. Address: 141 Broadway, N. Y. City.

TAYLOR, ALFRED SIMPSON

Physician; b. Manchester, Conn., Dec. 17, 1868; s.
John and Sarah (Parker) Taylor; grad. Brown Univ.,



B.P., 1891; A.M., 1892; Coll. of Phvs. and Surgs.. N. Y.
. City, M.D., 1895; m. Tarrytown, N. Y., Sept. 18, 1907,
Lucy E. Weeks; one d.: Helein G., b. Nov. 3, 1908. Con-
sulting surgeon to Hosp. for Ruptured and Crippled,
White Plains Hosp., Tarrytown Hosp., Letchworth
village; visiting surgeon to Fordham Hosp., ass't
surgeon to Babies' Hosp., asso. surgeon to Neurolog.
Inst., ass't prof, surgery, Cornell Univ. Med. Sch.
Mem. Am. Neurol. Ass'n, Am. Med. Ass'n, N. Y. Acad.
Med., N. Y. Surg. Soc, N. Y. Neurol. Soc. Delta
Upsiloti fraternity. Address: 115 West 55th St., N. Y.
City.

TAYLOR, ARTHUR N.

Lawyer; b. Edgerton, Wis., 1867; s. Nelson and Lvdia
H. (Kidder) Taylor; ed. Edgerton High School, Milton
Coll., Wis. Law Univ., LL.B.; m. Fairmont, West Va.,
June 3, 1896, Margaret Louise Pride; children: Robert
N, b. 1897, Virginia P., b. 1902, Priscilla Carr, b. 1908.
In practice of law since admission to bar. Author:
Law in Its Relation to Physicians; articles and edi-
torials on legal subjects. Residence: 1823 78th St.,
Brooklyn, N. Y. Address: 50 Broadway, N. Y. City.

TAYLOR, BENJAMIN IRVING

Lawyer, mem. Congress; b. N. Y. City, Dec. 21, 1877;
ed. public schs., Monsey and Rye, N. Y. ; grad. New
Rochelle High Sch., Columbia Law Sch., LL.B., 1899.
In active practice of law, Port Chester, N. Y., since
admission to bar, 1899; supervisor Harrison, Westches-
ter Co., N. Y., 1905-1912; elected to 63d Congress from
25th N. Y. Dist. Democrat. Address: Harrison, West-
chester Co., N. Y.

TAYLOR, BERTRAND L.

Manufacturer; b. Three Mile Bay, N. Y Jan. 30, 1862;
m. Watertown, N. Y., Nov. 18, 1886, Nellie Cadwell;
children: Dorothy C, b. 1888, Bertrand L, Jr., b. 1892.
Pres. Pentecost Lumber Co., Woodruff Hotel Co.; dir.
Willamette Pulp and Paper Co., Long Island Realty
Co. Dir. Watertown (N. Y.) City Hosp. Recreations:
Golfing, automobiling. Clubs: Racquet, Tennis, Auto-
mobile of America (N. Y. City), Garden City Golf (Gar-
den City), Black River Valley, Jefferson County Golf
(Watertown, N. Y.). Summer residence: Watertown,
N. Y. Address: 540 Park Av., N. Y. City.

TAYLOR, CHARLES JAY

Artist, educator; b. N. Y. City, Aug. 11, 1855; s.
Charles Jay and ElizaJbeth (Macdonald) Taylor; ed.
Coll. City of N. Y.; grad. Columbia Coll. Univ. Law
Sch., LL.B., 1874, M.A., Middlebury Coll., 1909; studied
art, Nat. Acad, of Design, Art Students' League; m.
N. Y. City, Feb. 23, 1876, Mary Adelaide Levison; two
daughters. Lived abroad, studying art in London,
The Hague, Paris. Has exhibited at Paris Salon, Car-
negie Inst., Nat. Acad, of Design. Prof, fine arts,
Carnegie Inst., Technology, Pittsburgh; dir. Soc. As-
sociated Artists' of Pittsburgh. Has illustrated many-
books. Episcopalian. Mem. Nat. Geog. Soc, Am.
Federation of Arts. Clubs: The Players (N. Y. City),
Boothbay Yacht (Me.). Residence: Montrose Park,
South Orange, N. J. Address: 16 Gramercy Park, N. Y.
City.

TAYLOR, CLINTON TALLMADGE

Lawyer; b. N. Y. City, Oct. 9, 1881; s. Sutherland
Gazzam and Elizabeth Regina (Board) Taylor;
g.-g.-g.s. of Gov. George Clinton, and g.-g. -grand-
nephew Gov. Dewitt Clinton; ed. Coll. City of N. Y.,
A.B., 1903; N. Y. Univ., LL.B., 1905; married. Admitted
to N. Y. Bar, 1905. Mem. law firm Strang, Sawyer &
Taylor of White Plains, N. Y 1907-1913; of Strang &
Taylor since 1913. Village att'y of Hillside, N. Y.,
since 1912. Mem. Dem. City Com., Mt. Vernon, N. Y.,
1904-1907 (sec, 1904-1906); ass't clerk B'd Supervis-
ors of Westchester County, 1905-1907. Democrat;
Episcopalian. Mem. Westchester County Bar Ass'n;
Phi Kappa Psi fraternity, Knights of Honor, Mt. Ver-
non Lodge of Elks. Clu'b: Mt. Vernon Democratic.
Residence: 47 N. Fulton Av.. Mt. Vernon, N. Y. Ad-
dress: Central Bank Bldg., 3 Court St., White Plains,
N. Y.

TAYLOR, EDWARD R.

Chemist; b. Brasher Falls, N. Y., July 1, 1844; s.
Thomas R. (deceased) and Julia E. (Taft) Taylor; ed.
England and Cleveland, O., Laurence Scientific Sch.,
Harvard Univ., Cambridge, Mass.; m. Lancaster, O.,
Oct. 8, 1873, Mrs. Carrie A. Williams; children: William
C, Edith B., Charles E.. Clara M., Arthur C. Alice E.
Traveled in Europe, Alaska, West Indies, Panama and
most all parts of U. S. and Can. Chemist for Cleve-
land Rolling Mill Co., 7 years; developed an electric
furnace for manufacture of chemicals. Pres. Taylor
Chem. Co. Republican; Presby'n. Received Elliott
Cresson Gold Medal, Franklin Inst., 1907. Mem. In-
ternal Congress of Applied Chemistry, Am. Inst.



WHO'S WHO IN NEW YORK



699



Climatol. Eng'rs, Am. Electro-Chem. Soc. (v. -p.); asso,
mem. Am. Inst. Elec. Mng'rs; fellow A. A. A. S.: mem.
Am. Geog. Soc, Am. Forestry Ass'n. Trustee Keuka
Coll. Address: Penn Yan, N. Y.

TAYLOR, FIELDING LEWIS

Physician; b. .Martinsville, Va., May 24, 1868; s.
Archibald and Martha I Fauntleroy) Taylor; grad. Univ.
of Va., M.A., isn9, .mm. 1S91; unmarried. .Mem. house
staff of City Hosp., N. Y. City, 1891-1893; house staff of
House of Relief, Hudson St. Hosp., N. Y., lS93-ls!ir. ;
chief of surg. clinic (Out-Patient Dep't), Hudson St.
Hosp., 1896-1905. Democrat; Episcopalian. Mem. N. Y.
Acad, of Medicine, Am. Med. Ass'n. N". Y. State Med.
Sec, N. Y. County Med. Soc, Alumni Soc. N. Y. Hosp.,
Alumni Soc. City Hosp. (Pres. 1907), N. Y. Southern
Soc, Virginians, Va. Hist. Soc, Phi Delta Theta frater-
nity, Eli Banana (Univ. of Va.). Author of several
papers on med, subjects. Club; University. Address:
112 E. 60th St., N. Y. City.

TAYLOR, FRANK HENDRICKSON

Manufacturer; b. Cincinnati, O., Nov. 20, 1855: s.
David H. and Laura (Carroll) Tavlor; grad. Haverford
Coll., Pa., A.B.; Harvard Coll., A.B.; m. Philadelphia,
Pa., March 31, 1880, Rebecca Nicholson; children:
William N., b. Jan. 21, 18S2; F. Carroll, b. Nov. 22, 1884;
Roger Whitall, b. July 21, 1890; Norman Henrv, b. Oct.
18, 1892. Sup't George Fox Starch Works. Cincinnati,
18S0; treas. and pres. Belmont Iron Co., Philadelphia,
1882-1SSS; mg'r The Yale & Towne Mf'g Co., Philadel-
phia, 1S90-1S97; sales mg'r, later v.-p. Westinghouse
Electric & Mfg Co., 1S97-1906; v.-p. Yale & Towne
Mf'g Co., 1906-1908: connected with Mergenthaler Lino-
type Co., since 1909. Gen. mg'r and dir. Linotype &
Machinery, Ltd., London; formerly dir. Westinghouse
Electric & Mf'g Co., Provident Life & Trust Co., Phila-
delphia, Yale & Towne Mf'g Co. Mem. Soc. of Friends.
Mem. Am. Soc Mech. Eng'rs; asso. mem. Am. Soc Elec
Eng'rs; mem. Visiting Com., Sch. of Mines, Harvard
Univ. Recreations: Cricket, golf, chess. Clubs: Engi-
neers, Harvard (N. Y.), Art (Philadelphia), Devon-
shire, Stoke Poges Golf. Surrey Countv Cricket, City of
London Chess (London). Residence: 44 E. 82d St., N
Y. City. Address: 188 Fleet St., London, Eng.

TAYLOR, HARRY L.

Jurist; b. Halsey Valley, N. Y., April 14, 1866; s. Fred
and Hannah C. (Sairs) Taylor; grad. Cornell Univ.,
A.B., 18SS, LL.B. 1893; unmarried. Engaged in practice
of law in Buffalo until elected County Judge of Erie
Co., N. Y.; elected judge Supreme Court, Sth Judicial
Dist., Nov. 4, 1913. Trustee Cornell Univ. Republican.
Past Master Lodge of Ancient Landmarks, F. and A.
M.. No. 441, Buffalo Consistory, Past Potentate Ismailia
Temple, Nobles of Mystic Shrine, Phi Beta Kappa Soc.
Recreations: Baseball, tennis, golf and all outdoor
sports. Clubs: Park, Canoe. University (Buffalo).
Residence: 8 Berkeley PI. Address: City and County
Hall, Buffalo, N. Y.

TAYLOR, HENRY LING

Orthopedic surgeon; b. N. Y. City, March 17, 1857; s.
Charles Fayette and Mary Salina (Skinner) Taylor;
grad. Sheffield Scientific Sch., Yale Coll., Ph.B., 1877;
Coll. Phys. and Surg., M.D., 1881; m. Geneseo, N. Y.,
Dec. 30, 1890, Daisy Louise Brodt; children: Charles
Fayette, b. 1894; John Henry, b. 1896; Philip Brodt, 0.
1899; Edward Story, b. 1903. Prof, of orthopedic sur-
gery and attending orthopedic surgeon, N. Y. Post-
Grad. Med. Sch. and Hosp.; ass't surgeon Hosp. for
Ruptured and Crippled. Gives exclusive attention to
orthopedic surgery; actively interested in educational
work and fresh air for cripples, and in physical edu-
cation. Author: Orthopedic Surgery for Practitioners
and about 100 papers on orthopedic surgery and physi-
cal training. Independent in politics, low tariff. Uni-
tarian. Mem. Am. Med. Ass'n, N. Y. County Med. Soc,
N. Y. Acad. Medicine, Am. Orthopedic Ass'n, Alumni of
Roosevelt Hosp. Recreations: Nature study. Club:
Yale. Address: 125 W. 58th St., N. Y. City.

TAYLOR, HENRY OSBORN

Author; b. N. Y. City, Dec. 5, 1856; s. Henry Augustus
and Katherine A. (Osborn) Tavlor; grad. Harvard Coll.
A.B., 1878; Columbia Law Sch., LL.B., 1881; Harvard
(hon.), D.Litt. 1912; m. N. Y. City, Oct. 21, 1905, Julia
Isham. Author: A Treatise of Private Corporations
(Sth edition), 1902; Ancient Meals (2d edition), 1913;
Classical Heritage of Middle Ages (3d edition). 1911:
The Medical Mind (2d edition), 1914; Heloise, The
Worlds of Selimbene. Club: Century. Address; 135 E.
6th St., N. Y. City.

TAYLOR, HOWARD

Lawyer; b. N. Y City, Nov. 23, 1865; s. H. Augustus
and Catherine (Osborn) Taylor; grad. Harvard, A.B.,



1886. Admitted to bar, 1888; became junior mem. firm
of Hornblower, Bryne & Taylor, 1891; established
firm of Taylor & Seymour in 1899; afterward Taylor,
Anderson & Seymour, and Taylor & Anderson; now
Taylor, Jackson & Brophy. Principal work has been
in the line of active litigated business in the courts.
Democrat; Episcopalian. Mem. N. Y. State Bar Ass'n,
Ass'n Bar City of N. Y., Sons of Revolution. Clubs:
Union, Century, University, Metropolitan, Riding,
Down Town, Harvard. Address: 71 Broadway, N. Y.
City.

TAYLOR, HOWARD CANNING

Physician; b. Green's Farms, Conn.. March 17, 1868;
s. Arthur Canning and Mary Ellen (Wakeman) Taylor;
grad. Yale (Shefii, 1,1 s, i, ntilic Sch.), Ph.B., 1888, Co-
lumbia Univ. (Coll. Phys. and Surg.), M.D., 1891; m.
Cornwall, Ont., Canada, July 14, 1S98, Alice Cornforth
Gibbs; children: Howard, b. 1900; Edward, b. 1903;
Burton, b. 1906. Engaged in practice of medicine in
N. Y. City from graduation. Interne Roosevelt Hosp.,
1S91-1894; attending gynecologist to Roosevelt Hosp.;
consulting gynecologist to Greenwich (Conn.) Hosp.;
Prof. Clinical Gynecology Coll. Phys. and Surg. (Co-
lumbia Univ.), N. Y. Mem. N. Y. Acad. Medicine, N. v .
Obstet. Soc, N. Y. County Med. Soc, Am. Gynecol. Soc.
Presby'n. Has visited Cuba, Bermuda, Jamaica, Ger-
many, Austria, Italy, Switzerland and England. Clubs:
Yale, University, Externe. Address: 32 W. 50th St.,
N. Y. City.

TAYLOR, JAMES LOOCKERMAN

Railway official; b. Tallahassee, Fla.; s. Dr. John
Bradford and Mary (Loockerman) Taylor; ed. Fla.
Military Inst.; m. Oct. 24, 1877, Anne Mason Dyer; one
s.: James L. Jr., 'b. 1881. Has served as r'y official in
service of Jacksonville, Pensacola & Mobile R. R., At-
lantic & Gulf R. R.. Savannah, Fla. & Western R'y
Richmond & Danville R. R., in U. S., and was for 10
years European representative of Pa. R. R. in London,
1892-1901. Served in Confederate Army, 1864-1S65, as
private in the Fla. Light Art'y, Gamble's Battery;
served in N. G. of Fla. and Ga. as lieut. and capt. ;
appt'd col. in headquarters staff at Fla., 1904, and
served 5 years. Mem. Bureau of Explosives, Am. R'y
Ass'n; Officer Belgian Order of Leopold; mem. Soc. of
War 1812; veteran mem. Confederate Camp, N. Y. City.
Recreation: Traveling. Club: Engineers. Residence:
214 W. 85th St. Address: Am. R'y Ass'n, 30 Vesey St.,
N. Y. City.

TAYLOR, JAMES MONROE

Pres. and prof, of ethics, Vassar Coll.; b. Brooklyn,
N. Y., Aug. 5, 1848; s. Elisha E. L. (D.D.), and Jane
(Perkins) Taylor; grad. Univ. of Rochester, A.B., 1868,
Rochester Theol. Sem., 1871, D.D., 1886; graduate study
in Europe, 1S71-1872; LL.D., Rutgers, 1893; DJD., Yale,
1900; LL.D., Smith Coll., 1913; m. Rochester, N. Y.,
Sept., 1873, Kate Huntington; children: Huntington,
Mary, Morgan Parker, Richard Talifer. Pastor Baptist
Ch., S. Norwalk, Conn., 1S73-1882; Providence, R. I.,
1882-1886; pres. Vassar Coll., since June, 1886. Traveled
in Europe and Egypt, 7 months, 1885-1886; Europe, one
year, 1905-1906. Served on School B'ds at Norwalk,
Conn., and Providence, R. I. Independent Republican.
Trustee Vassar Coll., Carnegie Foundation for Ad-
vancement of Teaching. Senator Phi Beta Kappa Soc.
Clubs: Adirondack League. University, Century, Alpha
Delta Phi (N. Y. City). Address: Poughkeepsie, N. Y.

TAYLOR, JAMES MORFORD

Professor mathematics, Colgate Univ.; b. Holmdel,
N. J., 1843: s. James J. and Lucy (Morford) Taylor; ed.
Colgate Univ., A.B., 1867, A.M., 1869; William Jewell
Coll., LL.D., 1891; m. Hamilton, N. Y., Aug. 3, 1871.
Mary Paddock; children: James P., b. 1872; Mrs.
Florence Taylor Morris, b. 1876; Henry William, b.
1880; Mary Julia, b. 1887. Instr. in Colgate Univ.
(then Madison Univ.) acad. and coll., 1867-1869; princi-
pal of acad. and prof, mathematics in coll., 1869-1873;
since 1873, prof, mathematics in coll. of Colgate Univ.
Spent six months in European travel in 1892, and ten
months in Western U. S.. Philippines, China and Japan,
1903-1904; visited World's Fairs in N. Y. City, Phila-
delphia, Chicago, Buffalo and St. Louis. Was water
and light comm'r of Hamilton, N. Y.; gen. sup't
grounds and buildings of Colgate Univ. since 1884.
Author: Elements of Differential and Integral Cal-
culus, 1884 (enlarged edition, 1898); College Algebra,
1889; Academic Algebra, 1893; Elements of Algebra,
1900; Plain Trigonometry, 1904; Plane and Spherical
Trigonometry, 1905; Five-Place Logarithmic and
Trigonometric Tables, 1905. Republican; Baptist.
Mem. Phi Beta Kappa Soc, Delta Upsilon fraternity;
fellow A. A. A. S. ; mem. Am. Math. Soc. Address:
Hamilton, N. Y.



700



WHO'S WHO IN NEW YORK



TAYLOR, JOHN MYERS

Eng'r and builder; b. near Auburn, Cayuga County,
N. Y. ; s. Capt. David Austin and Sarah (Myers) Tay-
lor; grad. Cornell Univ., M.E., 1888; work at Rens-
selaer Poly. Inst. Taught some years in Waterbury,
Conn.; in mf'g business some years; some time in
smelter construction work in Colorado; afterward in
Arizona and California. Republican; Presby'n. Occa-
sional cont'b'r to periodicals. Mem. Soc. of Engineers
of Eastern N. Y., Psi Upsilon fraternity, Mil. Order of
Loyal Legion, Soc. of Colonial Wars. Club: Uni-
versity. Address: 362 Clinton Av., Albany, N. Y.

TAYLOR, JOSEPH S.

Dist. sup't of schools; b. on farm in Bucks Co., Pa.,
1856; attended dist. sch. until age of 14; entered the
Millersville (Pa.) State Normal School; at end of 3d
term secured a license and taught his first school (at
Drums, Luzerne Co., Pa.) ; returned to Millersville and
grad. with highest honors, 1878; attended N. Y. Univ.
San. of Pedagogy, and grad. Pd.D., 1892; m. 1884, Kate
M. Johnson, of Oxford, Pa.; children: Joseph Deems.
Katharine Ralston. After graduation, 1878, taught in
[Lancaster and Luzerne counties, in Pa., and finally at
Juniata Coll., Huntington, Pa.; engaged in business
pursuits in N. Y. City, 1881-1885: took N. Y. City ex-
amination as teacher, 1885, and began teaching Sept.,
1885, in Public School 68; in 1898 was made principal
of Public School 19, and in 1902 was chosen dist. sup't.
Has lectured at Normal Coll., the Educational Alliance,
the Cliff Haven Assembly on Lake Champlain. Was
two years editor of the New York Teachers' Maga-
zine, and for a numlber of years has been on faculty
of N. Y. Univ. as lecturer on teaching and school ad-
ministration. Author: Art Class Management and
Discipline, Composition in the Elementary Schools,
Word Study in the Elementary Schools, Graded Move-
ment Writing for Beginners, Principles and Methods
of Teaching Reading, etc. Elder in Dutch Reformed
Oh., Fordham, N. Y. Mem. Nat. Edn'l Ass'n, Nat. Soc.
for Scientific Studv of Ed'n, Soc. Doctors of Pedagogv,
N. Y. State Teachers' Ass'n, Round Table, A.A.A.S.,
Nat. Soc. for Promotion of Industrial Ed'n, Am. Nature
Study Soc, Nat. Geog. Soc. Address: 2275 Loring
Place, University Heights, N. Y.

TAYLOR, MOSES

Banker; b. N. Y., 1871; s. N. and Charlotte Taylor;
ed. Yale Univ., 1893; m. N. Y., Edith Bishop; children:
Moses, Jr., Reginald. V.-p. and dir. Lackawanna Steel
Co., Lake Champlain & Moriah R. R., South Buffalo
R'y Co.; pres. and dir. N. Y. Queens Gas Co.; dir.
Cornwall Lebanon R. R., Cornwall R. R., Franklin
Iron Co., Lackawanna Coal & Coke Co., Consolidated
Gas Co., N. Y. Life Ins & Trust Co., Nat. City Bank,
Stony Point Land Co., Tilly Foster Iron Co., West-
chester & Bronx Title & Mortgage Guaranty Co.,
Witherbee, Sherman & Co., Lake Erie Co., Ellsworth
Collieries Co., Lackawanna Iron & Steel Co. Clubs:
Metropolitan, Knickerbocker, Racquet and Tennis,
Brook, City Midday, Down Town Ass'n, N. Y. Yacht,
Turf and Field, University, Automobile of America.
Address: 30 Pine St., N. Y. City.

TAYLOR, ROBERT COLEMAN

Lawyer, ass't dist. att'y; b Baltimore, Md., Dec. 28,
1863; s. George Taylor, M.TJ., U. S. A., and Phcebe S.
(Coleman) Taylor: grad. Univ. of Virginia, M.A. 1884,
B.1L. 1886; m. Baltimore, Md., Nov. 25, 1900, Lillian M.,
d. Postmaster-Gen. James A. Gary. Counsel for Med.
Soc. County of N. Y., 1893-1900; ass't dist. att'y County
of N. Y. since April 1, 1902, in charge of appeal work
of the office. Mem. law firm Taylor & Shelby, 60
Wall St. Independent Democrat; Episcopalian. Mem.
Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity, Ass'n Bar City of N. Y.,
N. Y. State Bar Ass'n. Clubs: University (N. Y. City),
Maryland (Baltimore). Residence: 155 W. 58th St.
Address: Dist. Atty's Office, Criminal Courts Bld'g.
N. Y. City.

TAYLOR, VALENTINE

Lawyer; .b. Lyons, N. Y., July 19, 1868; s. William
Harvard Univ., A.'B., LL/B. Admitted to N. Y. bar
1901; counsel to Sheriff of N. Y. County, 1908-1910;
deputy att'y gen., Albany, 1911-1913. Democrat. Mem.
Bar Ass'n City of N. Y. Clubs: Harvard, Albany
Country. Address: 141 Broadway, N. Y. City.



Online LibraryGeddings Harry CrawfordWho's who in New York (city and state) → online text (page 250 of 284)