John R. Taylor married Lucinda Bunker, Mar 01 1863, in Winnebago County. He died 9 Sept 1903, leaving a wife and 9 children.Children listed in the 1880 census: Jennie,14; Lillie,12; Willie,9; Frank,6; Lizzie,1. In 1900:Lizzie M.,21; Rose L.,19; Marien E.,16; Robert, 14; Edna M.,12.
Mrs. John Taylor died in Merrill in April 1915, probably living with that older son Marion mentions as living there. Neither Marion nor sister Rose appears in the pre-1907 statewide marriage index, nor in Winnebago County marriages to 1912.