First Congregational Church
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Jagman714
N 45° 01.556 W 084° 40.623
16T E 683001 N 4988456
Quick Description: The First Congregational Church is located at 218 W 2nd St. Gaylord, MI.
Location: Michigan, United States
Date Posted: 7/30/2007 2:33:37 PM
Waymark Code: WM1Y06
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft
Views: 65

Long Description:
The First Congregational Church is the oldest congregation in Gaylord. In 1874 the Reverend James McKay founded it as a mission church with twenty-one members. It was officially organized three years later. In 1878 the Reverend Abram Van Auken arrived and construction began on a church, dedicated in 1879. That church has been incorporated into the present structure. In 1957, as a result of a national merger, this congregation joined the United Church of Christ.
Historical Name: Reverend James McKay

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Registered Site #: 1635

Historical Date: Not listed

Description: Not listed

website: Not listed

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