United States
  Browse By State

  Browse By County


Other Locations
Unknown Photos
Civil War Photos
Railroad Photos
Circus Photos
Fire Departments
Special Sections
Add Your Family's Photos

Reuben Taft

Submitted by David W. Taft, great great great great nephew

Reuben Edward Taft born 3 Apr 1844, Kinsman, Trumbull, OH, son of Benjamin E. Taft and Deborah Vial. 

He married Cora S. Clark on 10 Aug 1873, in Clarksville, Mercer, PA. She was born 8 Nov 1852, Neshannock Falls, Lawrence, PA, the daughter of Jacob Clark, and d. 30 Oct 1932, Titusville, Crawford, PA. She and Reuben are both buried in Woodlawn Cemetery. 

Reuben served in Company K, 41st Ohio Volunteers. He enlisted Sept 1861, and was discharged 24 Jun 1862 from wounds received. Pension file indicates Reuben lived in the following locations: Kinsman, OH 1862-3, Ashtabula, OH 1863-4, Conneaut, OH 1864-5, Centerville, PA 1865-6, Garland, PA 1866-7, Traveled to Southwest for health 1867-9, Titusville, PA 1869-present. Reuben's spent most of his life farming. 

He died 23 Feb 1919, Titusville, Crawford, PA, and was buried 26 Feb 1919, Woodlawn Cemetery. His death certificate lists his occupation as Retired Police Magistrate.

Photo taken probably in the early 1870s in Corry, Erie Co., PA.

View more family photos

Also take a look at David Taft's genealogy web page 


Search Over One Million Old Photographs! Family photos, school photos, portraits, tintypes, military photos, reunion photos, wedding photos, baby photos, snapshots, and more... Search user-submitted photos and family trees, databases at ancestry.com.  You might find your ancestors and meet a few new cousins!



AncestralHeroes.com   GenDisasters.com   Old-Yearbooks.com   OldDeathRecords.org
Salute Your Ancestors.  Search Our Military Records, Add Yours. Events that Touched Our Ancestors Lives...Tornadoes, Train Wrecks, Fires Find old yearbooks, class rosters Obituaries, Deaths, Murders, Suicides, Gunfights, Death Indexes, Funerals, & more
CottonwoodTexas.com HistoricTexas.net OldBios.com     PA Biographies Old Photos & Genealogy Blog
familyoldphotos.com is a genealogy site, displaying old photographs, tintypes, illustrations and antique images of ancestors, relatives, kinfolks, family and some other folks and the places they lived. All photos are the property of the submitter. In the case that a submitter's name is not present on the page with the photograph, the picture is copyrighted by this site. You may not use the photos elsewhere, whether in print or electronically, without written permission from the submitter or this site.  Compilation, design, artwork and concept covered by copyright. 
Copyright 1999-2009, All rights reserved.  Contact me   Privacy Policy