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Demopolis First United Methodist Church - Demopolis, Alabama
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Assisted by: Groundspeak Regular Member SecurB
N 32° 30.851 W 087° 50.175
16S E 421454 N 3597739
Quick Description: Historic marker for Methodist Church in Demopolis, Alabama.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 11/15/2009 12:29:26 PM
Waymark Code: WM7NWC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber
Views: 8
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 Demopolis First United Methodist Church - Demopolis, Alabama - posted by SecurB

Long Description:

Text of marker:

Demopolis Methodist Church

On Marengo Circuit, 1826 - 1839
Church founded 1840, great revival 1843
First building erected 1840-43 (remodeled 1848) on lot donated by the Rev. A.J. Crawford
Two early pastors became bishops: John C. Kenner (1843-44) and Holland N. McTyeire (1846)
Present building erected 1895-95, B.D. Price of Philadelphia, architect,  dedicated April 24, 1904, by Bishop W.A. Candler.

Marker Name: Demopolis Methodist Church

Marker Type: Urban

Addtional Information::
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Date Dedicated / Placed: 1989

Marker Number: Not listed

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