THE NEWS LYNCHBURG, VA

14 October, 1917 Page 5 Col. 3

Daniel Forgie Taylor died Friday night at 11:30 o'clock at the home of his brother, John T. Taylor, 77 Federal street, after a lingering illness. He was the son of the late John Osborne and Elizabeth Taylor and was born at Leesville, February 2, 1841. He was, therefore, in his 77th year at the time of his death.
At the age of 19 years, Mr Taylor, accompanied by his late brother, O. P. Taylor, of Wellsville, N. Y. went to South America, where he assisted in the construction of the first railroad there. Later he went West, making his home at Ajo, Arizona, where he managed his copper and gold mining interests until his health failed a year ago, when he returned to Virginia. Hecame here in March and from that time to his death had made his home with his only surviving brother, John T. Taylor.
Mr. Taylor never married.
The funeral will be held this morning at 10 o'clock from the residence of John T. Taylor, 77 Federal street, and the burial will be at Spring Hill cemetery.

Submitted by: Armand and Valerie Pena