Marshall was also known as “Doc” Taylor and The Red Fox.
He was born in 1836 in Scott Co. VA, the eldest son of William P. TAYLOR and Polly STALLARD
Marshall married Nancy A. BOOTH, 23 Nov. 1854.
Marshall was tried, convicted and sentenced to death for murder in Wise Co. Va 1897, but there is speculation whether or not he died on the gallows or was secreted away by his friends. There are many stories surrounding his life and adventures.
To see a picture of Marshall in his younger years and another account of his life, see Nancy Wright Bays great site. She also has stories about John Wright and other characters of the era
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