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Haywood, G.T.
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Early African-American Pentecostal theologian, author, leader and pastor. Garfield Thomas Haywood (1880–1931) was one of nine children born to Ben Haywood and Penny Ann Uzzle, July 15, 1880 in Greencastle, Indiana, to parents who had themselves been born into slavery. The family had moved from North Carolina in 1879, to the rural area around Greencastle, before relocating closer to Indianapolis when Garfield was just three years old. G.T. Haywood attended Shortridge High School, leaving in 1896 …

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King, Johnny, “Haywood, G.T.”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Global Pentecostalism Online, Edited by: Michael Wilkinson, Connie Au, Jörg Haustein, Todd M. Johnson. Consulted online on 22 July 2024 <>
First published online: 2019
First print edition: 20201204

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