Providence Or Camp Creek Church - GHM 148-5 - Ware Co., GA
N 31° 06.114 W 082° 34.925
17R E 349116 N 3441971
Quick Description: The Providence Or Camp Creek Church marker is located on US Highway 84/GA Highway 38 in Manor, Georgia, in Ware County, about 3 miles from Clinch County line.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 9/12/2008 10:07:14 PM
Waymark Code: WM4NR8
The marker text reads as follows:
About 3 miles South on this road is Providence or Camp Creek Baptist Church. This church, of the Primitive Baptist faith, was organized February 3, 1844, and was formally constituted on March 2 of that year. Members signing the Covenant that day were: John Minshew, Rachel Minshew, James J. Thomas, Duncan Henderson, Belinda Henderson, Richard A. Bennett, Tobitha Bennett, William S. Bennett, Nancy Bennett.
The Rev. Isham Peacock served as first pastor of the church, and Duncan Henderson was clerk.