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Claxton in Evans County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Claxton First United Methodist Church

 
 
Claxton First United Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 19, 2009
1. Claxton First United Methodist Church Marker
Inscription. First organized church in Claxton, Georgia,
First Pastor -- Rev. C.S.T. Strickland

Charter Members

Member`s Name, Date Joined
Joseph M. Bradley, May 10, 1893
Mrs. Agnes Bradley Rogers, May 10, 1893
Willis F.M. Edwards, May 10, 1893
Hattie Edwards, May 10, 1893
Mrs. Ida Edwards Sconyers, May 10, 1893
Mrs. Virginia Edwards Hendrix, May 10, 1893
Mrs. Sallie Edwards Elmore, May 10, 1893
Henry R. Elmore, August 12, 1894
Mrs Ella Elmore Edwards, August 12, 1894
Mike T. Edwards, August 12, 1894
Pete Hendrix, August 12, 1894

 
Erected by the George Durrence Sunday School Class.
 
Location. 32° 9.679′ N, 81° 54.658′ W. Marker is in Claxton, Georgia, in Evans County. Marker is on W. Main St. ( US 280, GA 129 ) near Spring St., on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Claxton GA 30417, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dedicated to All Who Served (approx. 0.2 miles away); Evans County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bellville (approx. 3.8 miles away); Daisy United Methodist Church
Claxton First United Methodist Church and Marker, seen from Main St. image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 19, 2009
2. Claxton First United Methodist Church and Marker, seen from Main St.
(approx. 4.3 miles away); Old Sunbury Road (approx. 6.9 miles away); Oliff, Rushing, Durrence House (approx. 9.1 miles away); Croatan Indian Community (approx. 9.2 miles away); a different marker also named Old Sunbury Road (approx. 9.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Claxton.
 
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