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Taylor, Jane

Born: 1783 AD
Died: 1824 AD

1783 – Born on September 23rd and lived in Colchester, England. She is remembered as a poet, hymn writer and children’s author.

1804 – Published the collection Original Poems for Infant Minds.

1806 – Along with her older sister Ann, was responsible for writing Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star.

1808 – Published Hymns for Infant Minds.

1824 – Died of breast cancer on April 13th at the age of 41.