The Cyclopedia of New Zealand [Auckland Provincial District]
The Hon. Charles John Taylor
The Hon. Charles John Taylor was the second son of General Taylor, H.E.I.S. Mr. Taylor was for a while in India, where he held a judgeship. On coming to New Zealand he bought land and settled in the Auckland district. He was called to the Legislative Council in 1869, but resigned his seat in 1878, when he and his family went to reside in England.