Sarah’s father was Edmund Hayes Taylor. Edmund was born in 1772 in Virginia.
His father was Edmund Gibson Taylor and his mother was Sarah Stubbs.
Edmund was an officer in the regular Army. He was in command of the Harper’s Ferry military post. He fought in the Indian Wars.
At the close of the war, he was called to service in many appointments under the Government. He gave up Army life when he married Eloise Thruston.