New Prospect M.B. Church - Friars Point, MS
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62
N 34° 21.881 W 090° 38.221
15S E 717301 N 3805122
Located at 500 Friars Point Road, Friars Point
Waymark Code: WM13GK8
Location: Mississippi, United States
Date Posted: 12/10/2020
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member scrambler390
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According to local tradition, New Prospect M. B. Church was established in the mid 1860s by a former slave named Katherine Armistead. New Prospect began as Independence Church, in which Methodists and Baptists shared the sanctuary, each having one Sunday during the month.
Date Installed:: 2013

Organization that placed the object:: Mississippi Department of Archives and History

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