Elizabeth Mehitabel TAYLOR, born 1851, died about 1913 [Lizzie's grave states she died in 1913, not 1916]. Age 62
Elizabeth, also known as Lizzie,
Elizabeth M Lapham,
Lizzie M Carpenter as she married twice, first to George G. Lapham, 2nd marriage to John Carpenter.
Elizabeths Father: William Stewart [Stewart] Taylor, brother of John Taylor . Grand daughter of Richard Taylor of Barbados, Great Grand daughter of George Taylor of Bristol ENG.
Mother: Isabella Slimmons/Isabella Slemins/Isabella Sleaman and possibly Bella, daughter of John [pending research]
Residence: Milwaukee, Michigan
Residence: Portland, Oregon.
Roy believes after finding her GM's marriage Parish record image that her middle name is Mehitabel, not Mehetabel.
For some reason, Elizabeth is not in this photo.
According to one family member, Back left is Annie TAYLOR Ballard, William Taylor, Back right Caroline TAYLOR Christopherson, Front left Jane TAYLOR Hearn, and front right, Susie TAYLOR Briem
There is no known photo of Anna, or Elizabeth. Ones of Jane and Susie are in a Private collection.
Courtesy of The Miriam Westereng Collection
Name: George G. Lapham
Birth Date: 1838 Age: 31
Spouse's Name: Lizzie M. Taylor
Spouse's Birth Date: 1852 Spouse's Age: 17
Event Date: 17 May 1869 Event Place: Ingham,Michigan
"Michigan Marriages, 1822-1995," , FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FCRW-72Z : accessed 14 August 2015), George G. Lapham and Lizzie M. Taylor, 17 May 1869; citing reference ; FHL microfilm 976,572. Source
Dau. Katie was born in Ingham, MI.
See George G. Lapham page for more on George
From The Tale of Bowman Leslie
"A daughter "Lizzie" [Elizabeth Taylor] married a man named Carpenter [struck out-i,es L?????? ????ya]
had a family of several boys and girls -- she visited Toronto in 1897 [Stanton?, Smith, Carrie +Katie-Belle?] Their home was in Milwaukee [struck out] Michigan"
NOT ALL ON THIS PAGE IS 100% CONFIRMED YET
12/14 I am 98% sure I have all the right family
12-19-2013: Found this couple with first name same. Might this be a brother of George
Head Jess H Pratt M 44 Washington
Wife Carrie M Pratt F 44 Oregon
Carrie M Pratt in household of Jess H Pratt, "United States Census, 1940" Name: Carrie M Pratt Titles and Terms: Event Type: Census Event Date: 1940 Event Place: Tract 8, Portland, Portland City Election Precinct 117, Multnomah, Oregon, United States Gender: Female Age: 44 Marital Status: Married Race (Original): White Race: White Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Wife Relationship to Head of Household: Wife Birthplace: Oregon Birth Year (Estimated): 1896 Last Place of Residence: Same House District: 37-168 Family Number: 104 Sheet Number and Letter: 61B Line Number: 56 Affiliate Publication Number: T627 Affiliate Film Number: 3388 Digital Folder Number: 005449217 Image Number: 00084 Source
Here is says Carrie M.'s parents were both Swedish, yet head of household Jesse WA.
Letters from Anna Ballard's son, Lizzie's address In 1910 her residence was
1007 E 15th ST, N Portland ORE
All based on being 1920
Stanton C Lapham, Home in Multnomah, Oregon 1920, born abt 1870, age 50
Elizabeth 'Lizzie' TAYLOR Daughter of
William Stewart Taylor b. abt. August 9th, 1830 at England and Isabella S., b. Abt. 1835, Ireland
Courtesy of Roy Christopherson
If you have a photo of Elizabeth, please let Roy know
1. Elizabeth Mehitabel TAYLOR Carpenter #3 1851 - 1913
2. Anna TAYLOR Ballard JAN 12, 1854-FEB 27, 1894, age 40
3. Caroline ''Carrie" TAYLOR Christopherson 1856 - 1923
4. baby Martha Taylor 1858 Kingston, d.Mar 6, 1863 age5
4. baby Richard TAYLOR 1858 Kingston, d.Jul 6 1863 a5, S.Fever
5. baby Fanny Taylor b.about 1859 - d. bef 1861
6. Jane TAYLOR Hearn (2) 1860 - 1929
7. Susanna TAYLOR Briem MAR 12 1861  - 1938
5 and 6 might be out of order
1. William 'Willie' Henry Taylor, b13 Oct 1890 or 1871-1945. 1868-1941, 
2, Herbert 'Bert' or 'Bertie' Stewart Taylor, b. 13 Oct 1890 or 1871-1945, 
3. Isabella TAYLOR Badger, b. 17 Jun 1874 at Lansing Michigan
Marriage 1 George G. Lapham,  m. 1869
1. Stanton C. Lapham b. 1869
2. Katie S. LAPHAM Gibbons b. 08 Feb 1871, 
3. Carrie Lapham 27 Jul 1872,  -1949 
4. Isabell Lapham b. 1873
5. Smith G. [Gilbert] Lapham, B. 1876 m. Netta Marklund
6. Smith Lapham, Columbia, Oregon, born abt 1877 (same as 5?)
Marriage 2 James Carpenter
1. Ted Carpenter
2. Edwin H. (Eddie) Carpenter b. February 1886 [Lizzie's son by birth ]
Great Grand Aunt of Roy Christopherson