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Near Hoschton in Barrow County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Bethabra Baptist Church

 
 
Bethabra Baptist Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By David Seibert, February 18, 2005
1. Bethabra Baptist Church Marker
Inscription. Clayborn Dalton built an arbor for public Worship across Mulberry River in Jackson County in the early 1800’s. It was called “Dalton’s Stand”. In 1813 the church was moved on this side of Mulberry River near the Maynard Cemetery. Rev. Anslem Anthony was the first Pastor serving from 1813 to 1855. He donated 2 1/2 acres of land for the present church with buildings and improvements April 15, 1857. Another building was built about 1880, and stood until the present building was built in 1962.
 
Erected 1977 by Bethabra Baptist Church and the Barrow County Historical Society.
 
Location. 34° 3.87′ N, 83° 47.088′ W. Marker is near Hoschton, Georgia, in Barrow County. Marker is on Old Thompson Mill Road 0.1 miles south of Farm Market Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at the side of the church, near the parking lot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1054 Old Thompson Mill Road, Hoschton GA 30548, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of King's Tanyard (approx. 2.1 miles away); Hoschton Train Depot (approx. 2.6 miles away); The Braselton Family
Bethabra Baptist Church Marker in May, 2009 Photo, Click for full size
By David Seibert, May 30, 2009
2. Bethabra Baptist Church Marker in May, 2009
Deterioration is noticeable
(approx. 3.2 miles away); The Braselton School Bell (approx. 3.2 miles away); Perry-Rainey Institute (approx. 4.4 miles away); Rockwell Universalist Church (approx. 4.8 miles away); Winder's Most Historical Site (approx. 5.9 miles away); Concord Methodist Cemetery (approx. 6 miles away).
 
More about this marker. The church's mailing address is in Hoschton, in Jackson County, but the church is physically in Barrow County.
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USChurches, Etc.
 
Bethabra Baptist Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By David Seibert, May 30, 2009
3. Bethabra Baptist Church Marker
Corrosion and mold are evident; these are not often seen on metal markers
Bethabra Baptist Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By David Seibert, May 30, 2009
4. Bethabra Baptist Church Marker
With the Church cemetery in the background
Bethabra Baptist Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By David Seibert, May 30, 2009
5. Bethabra Baptist Church Marker
Bethabra Baptist Church Photo, Click for full size
By David Seibert, May 30, 2009
6. Bethabra Baptist Church
 
 
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