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Taylor, George Floyd
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George Floyd Taylor (1881–1934) was born in Dumpling County near Magnolia, North Carolina. Bishop J.H. King of the Pentecostal Holiness Church (PHC) wrote the following after the passing of Taylor, “When George Floyd Taylor came into the home of his father, it required three days of vigorous effort on the part of the attending physician and others to keep his soul from departing to the Great Beyond. His mother did not see him until the third day after his advent” (King 1935). He suffered “specific significant neuro…

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Hunter, Harold D., “Taylor, George Floyd”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Global Pentecostalism Online, Edited by: Michael Wilkinson, Connie Au, Jörg Haustein, Todd M. Johnson. Consulted online on 08 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2019
First print edition: 20201204

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