A city of southeast Massachusetts on the Taunton River south of Boston. Settled in the 1630s, it was once a center of silversmithing.
(place) County seat of Somerset, SW England.
Taunton Sentence Examples
He was educated at Taunton, Dublin and Belfast, and graduated at Queen's College, Belfast, in 1853.
In December he relieved Taunton.
He was commended to the hospitality of Anne Boleyn's father, the earl of Wiltshire, in whose house at Durham Place he resided for some time; the king appointed him archdeacon of Taunton and one of his chaplains; and he also held a parochial benefice, the name of which is unknown.