As further help for anyone researching this Mason County KY family, here are four reasons based on naming patterns to explore as possible ancestors:
1) Robert TAYLOR b 1772 was in business ca 1809 in Washington, Mason Co KY with John GREEN trading under the firm name of TAYLOR & GREEN.
2) Robert TAYLOR married first 08 Dec 1803 Osee DRAKE and second Sarah "Sallie" DeWEES.
3) Robert TAYLOR'S sister was Achsah TAYLOR married on 31 Oct 1814 Mason Co KY to Charles WOOD.
4) Robert TAYLOR'S son, Robert TAYLOR Jr b 04 Mar 1806 Mason Co KY m Elizabeth FORMAN on 07 May 1829.
The parents of Robert TAYLOR Sr., Robert TAYLOR b ca 1747 IRE d 11 Mar 1824 Lewis Co KY & Sarah "Jane" DOWNEY b ca 1756 MD are my directs. I have information on the rest of their ten issue in Mason Co KY and would be happy to share. Allied families include: LITTLEJOHN, PIPER, McILVAIN, SMITH,WILSON, PARKER, HARRISON, SAVAGE, JORDAN, BRADLEY, HOFFMAN and SINGER.