George Taylor
 

HEIGHT 5-7
WEIGHT 135 lbs

Taylor was quick and shifty and a willing, game fighter; His punches were sharp; Little is known about him except for some descriptions in his recorded bouts

1880
Mar 20 Jimmy Kelly                   New York, NY                     EX   
Nov 24 Jimmy Kelly                   Bridgeport, Ct                   EX  3
Nov 25 Jimmy Kelly                   New York, NY                     EX  3
Dec 13 Jimmy Kelly                   New York, NY                     EX   
Dec 18 Jimmy Kelly                   New York, NY                     EX  3
Dec 23 Jimmy Kelly                   New York, NY                     EX  3
Dec    Jimmy Kelly                   New York, NY                     EX  4

1881
Jan    Jimmy Kelly                   New York, NY                     EX   
Feb 10 Jimmy Kelly                   New York, NY                     EX  3
Feb 17 Jimmy Kelly                   New York, NY                     LK 18

1882
Jan    Jimmy Murray                  New York, NY                     EX   
Mar 27 Young English                 New York, NY                     EX   
Mar 28 Young English                 Jersey City, NJ                  EX   
May 11 Young English                 Boston, Ma                       EX  3
Nov 10 Jimmy Murray                  New York, NY                     EX   
          -Some sources report 11/10/83
Nov 16 Jimmy Murray                  New York, NY                     EX   
Nov 27 Ed Connors                    New York, NY                     EX   
Dec 20 Jimmy Murray                  New York, NY                     EX   

1883
Feb 15 Black Diamond (Harry Woodson) Jersey City, NJ                  EX  3
Feb 17 Black Diamond (Harry Woodson) New York, NY                     EX   
Mar 13 Pat Jordan                    New York, NY                     EX  3
Apr 12 Charles Conley                Brooklyn, NY                     EX  3
          -Some sources report "Long Island City, NY"
Jun 24 Joe Fowler                    near Brooklyn, NY                ND   
Oct    Young Martin                  New York, NY                     EX   
Oct 23 Jack Davis                    Oakland, Pa                      KO  3
Dec 13 Charlie Norton                New York, NY                     EX   

1884
Mar 13 Young Martin                  Newark, NJ                       EX   
Mar 15 Joe Fowler                    New York, NY                      W  3
Jun 26 Robert "Cocky" Turnbull       New York, NY                     EX   
Jul  5 Jim Barry                     New York, NY                     EX   
          -This bout was postponed from 7/04/84 due to rain
Jul    Thomas "Soap" McAlpine        New York, NY                     EX   
          -This bout was held during Jul-Aug 1884;
           Some sources report 2/08/84
Oct  2 Mike Mulligan                 New York, NY                     EX  4
Oct  6 Ed Connors                    New York, NY                     EX  3
Oct 23 Frank King                    New York, NY                     EX   
Nov 10 Pat McCausland                New York, NY                     EX  3
Dec  6 George Godfrey                Boston, Ma                        D  4

1887
May 28 Billy Dacey                   New York, NY                     EX  3

Record courtesy of Tracy Callis, Historian, International Boxing Research Organization
 
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