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Near Hemingway in Williamsburg County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Ebenezer United Methodist Church

 
 
Ebenezer United Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, January 15, 2010
1. Ebenezer United Methodist Church Marker
Inscription.
This church is said to be the oldest Methodist congregation in present Williamsburg County. It was established prior to 1822 when Samuel Heaselden, in his will, reserved two acres of land for the congregation; in 1837, his heirs deeded this land to the trustees of the church, "which will bear the name of Ebenezer."
 
Erected 1978 by Three Rivers Historical Society. (Marker Number 45-5.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the South Carolina, Williamsburg County, Three Rivers Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 33° 46.629′ N, 79° 24.637′ W. Marker is near Hemingway, South Carolina, in Williamsburg County. Marker is at the intersection of Muddy Creek Road and Pope Road, on the left when traveling north on Muddy Creek Road. Click for map. Marker is located near the intersection of Muddy Creek Road and Pope Road. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1760 Pope Road, Hemingway SC 29554, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Witherspoonís Ferry / Johnsonville (approx. 4.7 miles away); Witherspoonís Ferry: Francis Marion Takes Command (approx. 4.8 miles away); Dunhamís Bluff: Control of the Rivers
Ebenezer United Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, February 20, 2010
2. Ebenezer United Methodist Church Marker
(approx. 6 miles away but has been reported missing); Snowís Island: Den of the Swamp Fox (approx. 6 miles away); Marion at Portís Ferry / Asbury at Portís Ferry (approx. 6.1 miles away); Pleasant Hill School (approx. 7.1 miles away); Pleasant Hill Baptist Church (approx. 7.2 miles away); Britton's Neck/Britton's Ferry (approx. 7.5 miles away); Marion's Camp at Snow's Island (approx. 7.6 miles away); Benjamin Britton Chandler (1854–1925) (approx. 8.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hemingway.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
Ebenezer United Methodist Church, Bell, and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, January 15, 2010
3. Ebenezer United Methodist Church, Bell, and Marker
The Present Ebenezer United Methodist Church image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, February 20, 2010
4. The Present Ebenezer United Methodist Church
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 902 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina.   2. submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.   3. submitted on , by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina.   4. submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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