The old Church Registers of Winthorpe 1687-1808 indicate a number of Taylor's in Winthorpe
June 24th 1695 John Green to Mary Taylor.
Nov 27th 1698 Thomas Taylor to Mary Lacy.
Nov 21st 1713 Henry Billbock to June Taylor.
May 3rd 1718. Thomas Meering to Ann Taylor.
Oct. 30th 1699 John son of Thomas and Mary Taylor,
Aug 14th 1691 William son of John and Ann Taylor.
Feb 21st 1730 William child of John Taylor.
Oct 9th 1732 Mary daughter of John and Elizabeth Taylor.
Oct. 27th 1739 Elizabeth daughter of John Taylor.
April 9th 1739. Elin wife of John Taylor.
Aug. 23rd 1739. Thomas Taylor.
Dr. Robert Taylor was born in 1710. His father was John of the Turk's Head in Kirkgate, Newark. I cannot connect the Winthorpe Johns above with John of Kirkgate. The latter according to Cornelius Brown was one of a large family. There were definitely four sisters. Elizabeth who married Thomas Gregg, Ann Inkersall, a third sister a Smith and fourth a Killinger. Elizabeth had two children, Thomas and Susannah. The wills of Elizabeth Gregg and Ann Ingersall are preserved:-
Will dated 15th Feb 1762.
Proved 27th July 1770.
There was no mention of Dr. Taylor. Her daughter Suzannah was the main beneficiary.
Elizabeth's husband was Thomas Gregg, mercer of Newark. In his will, proved 25th May 1741, his wife and daughter were the main beneficiaries.
Ann Inkersall Will dated 27th Oct 1726.
Proved 17th May 1728.
Her nephew, Thomas Gregg was to have "Marsh Close and Holt in Winthorpe purchased of Mr. Ellis ------ close ------ plot and Cowgate in Winthorpe bought of George Brandon ------- default of heirs to brother John Taylor and heirs."
Extensive holdings in Newark to John Taylor (brother)
Some land and house to sister Smith.
Further bequest to sister Killinger and children also to nephews.
John was the main beneficiary.
Forty pounds to nephew William.
Other money amounts were altered.
Codicil dated 11th Sept. 1728.
Further reading can be found in
Dr. Robert Taylor in Volume 4..