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Margaret Nugent born November 3, 1816 in Roark's Cove, Franklin County Tennessee was the daughter of John Nugent and Elizabeth Neighbors, both from South Carolina. She married Miles Taylor, also from South Carolina, in Franklin County on August 19, 1838 by James S. Cawley, J.P.. They moved from Franklin County just accross the state line to the Scotsboro area in Jackson County Alabama around 1844 with their children Rebeccah and William. There they had four more children for a total of six children. Margaret spent the rest of her life there. She died April 27, 1876 in Jackson County a few weeks before the final judgement of the John Nugent estate.

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Death Notices from the Christian Advocate,
Nashville Tennessee 1874-1876

May 13, 1876
Margaret Taylor born Nov. 3, 1816; md Miles Taylor, Aug. 19, 1838; died April 27, 1876.



The following are Census records that show Margaret from birth to death.

State: TN Year: 1820
County: Franklin Roll:
Township: Page: 3

NUGENT, John
1 - male under 10 - Milton
1 - male 26 to 45 - John
3 - female under 10 - Margaret, ???, ???
1 - female 16 to 25 - Elizabeth (Wife)


State: TN Year: 1830
County: Franklin County Record Type: Federal Population Schedule
Township: No Township Listed Page: 068
Database: TN 1830 Federal Census Index

NUGENT, John
1 - male under 5 - ???
1 - male 15 to 20 - Milton
1 - male 20 to 30 - ???
1 - male 30 to 40 - John
2 - female under 5 - Elizabeth, Jane
1 - female 5 to 10 - Martha
2 - female 10 to 15 - Margaret, ???
1 - female 30 to 40 - Elizabeth (Wife)


State: TN Year: 1840
County: Franklin County Record Type: Federal Population Schedule
Township: No Township Listed Page: 38
Database: TN 1840 Federal Census Index

TAYLOR, Miles
1 - Male 20 to 30 - Miles
1 - Female under 5 - Rebeccah A.
1 - Female 20 to 30 - Margaret


State: Alabama Year: 1850
County: Jackson Roll: M432_7
Township: District 21 Page: 128

TAYLOR, Miles
Miles - 36 - head - Farmer - SC
Margaret - 34 - wife - TN
Rebeccah A. - 11 - dau - TN
William A. - 7 - son - TN
Benjamin - 5 - son - AL
Sarah E. - 4 - dau - AL
Manervy J. - 2 - dau - AL


State: Alabama Year: 1860
County: Jackson Roll: M653_11
Township: Division 3 Page: 22

TAYLOR, Miles
Miles - 46 - head - Farmer - SC
Margaret - 44 - wife - TN
R. A. - 20 - dau - TN
Wm. A. - 17 - son - TN
Ben - 15 - son - AL
S. E. - 14 - dau - AL
M. J. - 11 - dau - AL
Jas E. C. - 1 - son - AL


State: Alabama Year: 1870
County: Jackson
Township: Division 3 Page: 45

TAYLOR, Miles
Miles - 56 - head - Farmer - SC
Margaret - 54 - wife - K-House - TN
Rebeccah A. - 28 - dau - K-House - TN
James E. - 11 - son - AL