Taft

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Lydia Taft - Place in Early American History
... Josiah Taft was originally known as Ensign Josiah Taft in the Uxbridge Militia, and later as Lieutenant, and then Captain Josiah Taft in the French and Indian War ... It is later reported, that Josiah Taft became the largest taxpayer in the town of Uxbridge in 1756 ...
Moses Taft
... Moses Taft 2nd (January 16, 1812–April 2, 1893) was born at Uxbridge, Massachusetts ... in the historic Blackstone Valley, and a member of the famous Taft family ...
The Michelangelo - Taft Hotel
... It was renamed for President William Howard Taft in 1931 after being sold ... One of the hotel's most famous features was the Taft Grill ... The George Hall Orchestra (sometimes called the George Hall Taft Hotel Orchestra) performed from the hotel on Monday through Saturday at noon on CBS Radio, starring Dolly Dawn ...
Taft, Virginia
... Taft is an unincorporated community in Lancaster County in the U ... S ...
Luke Taft - Family
... Luke Taft was a 5th generation descendent of Robert Taft I, of the American Taft family ... Robert Taft I had settled from England in the western section of Mendon in 1679 which later became Uxbridge in 1727 ... Luke was the son of Esther and James Taft of Uxbridge, and born into a family of eight other siblings ...

Famous quotes containing the word taft:

    When the history of this period is written, [William Jennings] Bryan will stand out as one of the most remarkable men of his generation and one of the biggest political men of our country.
    —William Howard Taft (1857–1930)

    Take away from the courts, if it could be taken away, the power to issue injunctions in labor disputes, and it would create a privileged class among the laborers and save the lawless among their number from a most needful remedy available to all men for the protection of their business interests against unlawful invasion.... The secondary boycott is an instrument of tyranny, and ought not to be made legitimate.
    —William Howard Taft (1857–1930)

    We have passed the time of ... the laisser-faire [sic] school which believes that the government ought to do nothing but run a police force.
    —William Howard Taft (1857–1930)