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date: 21 November 2019

Taylor, Zacharylocked

(24 November 1784–09 July 1850)
  • Elbert B. Smith

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Taylor, Zachary (24 November 1784–09 July 1850), army hero and twelfth U.S. president, was born in Orange County, Virginia, the son of Richard Taylor, a revolutionary war officer and pioneer political leader, and Sarah Strother, a cousin of James Madison and Robert E. Lee...

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