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Sharon Missionary Baptist Church - Washita County, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter
N 35° 11.408 W 098° 51.818
14S E 512414 N 3894136
Quick Description: This historical marker is located on the grounds of the Sharon Missionary Baptist Church in rural Washita County.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 2/19/2019 1:14:22 PM
Waymark Code: WM103M5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
Views: 1

Long Description:
The Sharon Missionary Baptist church was established in 1895, and the current building was built in 1951. On the church grounds, north of the building, a red granite monument gives the history of his land and church.

The monument has the Great Seal of the State of Oklahoma and we believe it was placed by the State. The front reads:


SHARON MISSIONARY BAPTIST
CHURCH
Land donated by
Prairie Pioneers
B.E. and Virginia Grant Bryant
January 7, 1910
Orig. Church / Present Church
1909 to 1950 / Blt. 1951

The back of the monument reads:


The Honorable B. E. Bryant was elected as
the delegate from District 47 to the First
Oklahoma Constitutional Convention 1906 at
Guthrie, Oklahoma.

This part of the Bryant homestead was donated to
the Sharon Missionary Baptist Church Jan.7, 1910,

The following six children were raised on this homestead
Joe G. - William Jesse - Paul D.
Lillian B. - B. Everett - Winnie I.

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County: Washita

Record Address::
Highway 54
8 miles north of
Gotebo, OK US
73041


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Sponsor (Who put it there): State of Oklahoma

Date Erected: Not listed

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