Memorial: M6053

Memorial at St Mary’s Church, Fort St George, Chennai, India, commemorating Thomas Taylor, HEIC,  d. 1804


St Mary’s Church, Fort St George, Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India, Rest of the World


'Thomas Rumbold Taylor Esq, departed this life the 4th March 1804, aged 28 years.'


Position: Compound, St Mary's Church
Vessel: Glory


Taylor, Thomas Rumbold
Age: 28
Date of Death: 4/2/1804
Cause of Death: Killed in a duel
Rank / Occupation: Commander
Organisation: Honourable East India Company


Bibliography: Julian James Cotton 'List of Inscriptions on tombs or monuments in Madras possessing historical or archaeological interest' (Madras, 1905) p.28; Public Department Proceedings 1804.