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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 “specif…

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Hunter, Harold D., “Taylor, George Floyd”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Global Pentecostalism Online, Edited by: Michael Wilkinson, Conny Au, Jörg Haustein, Todd M. Johnson. Consulted online on 04 April 2020 <>
First published online: 2019

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