Ira Wesley Taylor, son of Stephen B. Taylor and Lucinda O'Daniel , was born April 14,1880 in Westmoreland, Pottawatomie Co, Kansas. He married Gertrude Scritchfield December 30, 1903 in Westmoreland, Pottawatomie Co, Kansas. He died April 30, 1935 in Halstead, Harvey Co, Kansas. Gertrude Scritchfield, daughter of James Taylor Scritchfield and Julia Whearty , was born March 11, 1881 in Westmoreland, Pottawatomie Co, Kansas. She died March 17, 1980 in Westmoreland, Pottawatomie Co, Kansas.

Children of Ira Wesley Taylor and Gertrude Scritchfield are:
1. Vern Iris Taylor, b. April 26, 1905 See Vern Iris Taylor & Alice Opal Gillett
2. Stephen Byron Taylor, b. April 29, 1909
3. Gertrude Taylor, b. December 28, 1914 See Howard Shehi & Gertrude Taylor

Marriage Notes for Ira Wesley Taylor\Gertrude Scritchfield:

Ira Taylor and Miss Gertrude Scritchfield were married Wednesday of last
week at the home of the bride's parents. Rev. M. G. Hamm officiated. The
groom is a worthy young man, the only son of Mr and Mrs S. B. Taylor, who
live west of Westmoreland and are among our most prosperous farmers. The
bride is a daughter of Mr and Mrs J. T. Scritchfield of this city and is
an intelligent and popular young lady. The wedding ceremony was followed
by a bountiful supper. Many useful and valuable present s were received.

Notes for Ira Wesley Taylor:

Ira Taylor, accompanied by his wife, was taken to the hospital in
Halstead, April 18 and operated upon for gallstones. Pneumonia developed
and he died at seven o'clock yesterday morning. Vern and Byron Taylor
and Mrs Gertrude Shehi, child and Mrs. Sam Ellis at sister were present
at the time of the operation. Funeral services will be held at the
Westmoreland M. E. church tomorrow, Friday at 2 p.m.
[Merrie Pinick's database]

Notes for Gertrude Scritchfield:

Notes for Stephen Byron Taylor:

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