* 1874 New Orleans, La
† 1936 New Orleans, La.
As a brass band musician he played with: Excelsior, Onward Brass Band
He played in the Golden Rule Orchestra, 1905; Superior and Imperial Orchestras, 1909-12. He played also in the Excelsior and Onward Brass Bands.16
His son said in an interview that Taton never played in the Excelsior Brass Band.19