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Powelton Baptist Church-GBC-Hancock Co
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Sprinterman
N 33° 25.727 W 082° 52.238
17S E 326091 N 3700387
Quick Description: Near Powelton Baptist Church in Powelton on Ga 22.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 6/1/2009 8:15:41 PM
Waymark Code: WM6GP6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
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Long Description:
In this church on this site the General Baptist Association of Georgia was organized June 27, 1822, by messengers from the Georgia and Ocmulgee Associations, and certain other Baptists, including Adiel Sherwood, whose motion in the Sarepta Association called for organization of the General Association. Jesse Mercer was elected president and Jabez P. Marshall was elected secretary. Adiel Sherwood preached the sermon, Luke 3:4. Name changed to The Baptist Convention of the State of Georgia in 1827.
Type of Marker: Monument

Date: 1950


Marker #: Not listed

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