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Floyd Council
Birth: Sep. 2, 1911
Chapel Hill (Orange County)
Orange County
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 9, 1976
Chapel Hill (Orange County)
Orange County
North Carolina, USA

Blues guitarist, Vocalist. He began playing in the Chapel Hill, North Carolina area at clubs eventually recording a reported twenty seven songs, and backing Blind Boy Fuller on at least seven. He was considered one of the areas best guitarists. His throat muscles were particially paralysed by a stroke, but he made a final recording in 1970. It is said that the band Pink Floyd got its' name using Floyd and Pink Anderson's first names. (bio by: Elizabeth Reed) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Pearl M. Farrington Council (1921 - 1970)*
 
 Children:
  Martha Council Mcquaige (1944 - 1977)*
  James Edward Council (1948 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
White Oak AME Zion Cemetery
Sanford
Lee County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Elizabeth Reed
Record added: Jun 16, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14625991
Floyd Council
Added by: Ron Moody
 
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- DENA ANN
 Added: May. 9, 2014

- Cindy
 Added: May. 9, 2014
Ya Buddy! Da joom!
- Bill West
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