The Sunday, January 11, 1953 edition of the Greensboro Daily News (page 26) included:
Veteran Blacksmith Claimed By Death
Prince E. Taylor, 87 year-old Brown Summit Negro blacksmith, died Friday at his home following a short illness. The elderly blacksmith had worked at his trade for more than 50 years. He continued to work until the last day of 1952 and became ill on New Year's Eve. He is survived by four daughters, two sisters and three grandchildren. Funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at the Locust Grove Baptist Church...Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Name: Prince E. Taylor
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 09 Jan 1953
Event Place: Monroe, Guilford, North Carolina
Birth Year: 1865
Burial Date: 12 Jan 1953
Burial Place: Brown Summit, N.C.
Cemetery: Locust Grove Bapt. Ch.
Residence Place: Rural Monroe, Guilford, N.C.
Address: Brown Summit
Marital Status: Widowed
Race (Original): Negro
Birth Date: 05 Sep 1865
Birthplace: North Carolina
Father's Name: Fed Taylor
Mother's Name: Joanna
Reference ID: v 3B cn 3571 , GS Film number: 1926915
Citing this Record
"North Carolina, Deaths, 1931-1994," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FPC7-8LH : accessed 26 April 2015), Prince E. Taylor, 09 Jan 1953; citing Monroe, Guilford, North Carolina, v 3B cn 3571, State Department of Archives and History, Raleigh; FHL microfilm 1,926,915.
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