Henry C. Taylor

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For the agricultural economist, see Henry Charles Taylor.
Henry C. Taylor
7th Mayor of Jersey City
In office
April 21, 1848 – April 18, 1850
Preceded by Phineas C. Dummer
Succeeded by Robert Gilchrist
Personal details
Born 1814
Died 1889
Plainfield, New Jersey
Residence Jersey City, New Jersey

Henry C. Taylor (c. 1814 – March 30, 1889) was the seventh mayor of Jersey City in New Jersey.


He succeeded Phineas C. Dummer and served two years from April 21, 1848 to April 18, 1850.[1] He was succeeded by Robert Gilchrist. After serving as mayor, Taylor moved to Plainfield, New Jersey, where he died in 1889. Taylor was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery.

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  1. ^ Winfield, Charles (1874). History of the County of Hudson, New Jersey: from its earliest settlement to the present time. Kennard & Hay Stationery M'fg and Print. Co. p. 289.