Taylor, George

Taylor, George,

1716–81, political leader in the American Revolution, signer of the Declaration of Independence, b. Ireland. He settled in Pennsylvania (1736), where he became a manufacturer of iron. Taylor was a member of the Pennsylvania assembly, a county judge, an officer of the Pennsylvania militia, and a delegate to the Continental Congress (1776–77).
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Anthony Johnson and Bernard Morley kept faith with the same XI that dismantled Gloucester so comfortably at the Deva last Saturday, Matty Hughes once again handing a starting berth while for Joel Taylor, George Waring and substitute Akwasi Asante it was a return to their old stomping ground.
'We had artists like Sandra Mbanefo, Akin Odeshola, Segun Taylor, George Edozie, Dorothy Dipo and more,'' he said.
New Zealand: Kane Williamson (captain), Trent Boult, Colin de Grandhomme, Lockie Ferguson, Tom Latham, Colin Munro, Henry Nicholls, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor, George Worker
Booked up William Humphrey, Sam McFayden, Fraser Taylor, George Budd and Ian Russell
On January 13 British amateur rowers Dicky Taylor, George Biggar, Peter Robinson and Stuart Watts - known under the name The Four Oarsmen - became the first team to cross the finish line, becoming the first crew ever to row the Atlantic in under 30 days.
England 21-man squad to play against France (The first 13 named will be the starting 13): Gareth Widdop, Stefan Ratchford, Mark Percival, John Bateman, Jermaine McGillvary, Kevin Brown, Luke Gale, Chris Hill, James Roby, James Graham, Ben Currie, Mike McMeeken, Sean O'Loughlin, Alex Walmsley, Thomas Burgess, Scott Taylor, George Williams, Ryan Hall, Elliott Whitehead, Chris Heighington, Kallum Watkins
Replacements: Beck Cutting, Stef Thorpe, Joe Morris, James Scott, Huw Taylor, George Wootten, Ollie Lawrence, Alex Bartley.
New Zealand: Kane Williamson (captain), Trent Boult, Colin de Grandhomme, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Tom Latham, Henry Nicholls, Adam Milne, Colin Munro, Glenn Phillips, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor, George Worker and Ish Sodhi.
ODI squad: Kane Williamson (capt), Trent Boult, Colin de Grandhomme, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Tom Latham, Henry Nicholls, Adam Milne, Colin Munro, Glenn Phillips, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor, George Worker.
Philip Jefferson, John Brown, Tom Dawson, Watson Brown, William Robinson, William Brown, George Taylor, Tom Dent, Ned Dawson, Philip Dent, Dennis Taylor, George Dawson will be honoured in Newbiggin by the Sea at the end of August.
At St James' Park he found himself behind the likes of Ernie Taylor, George Robledo, George Stobbart and Colin Gibson, and Tommy's departure to Villa was perhaps inevitable given the quality of those players.