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Taylor in Williamson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

First Christian Church of Taylor

 
 
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By Keith Peterson, June 28, 2007
1. First Christian Church of Taylor Marker
Inscription. Founded Dec. 9, 1877, with 22 charter members from churches in "old home" states. Gen. R. M. Gano of Dallas preached daily during ensuing week, and 20 others joined the church. The initial meeting was in an Odd Fellows hall. In 1878, a church building was erected.

Present Gothic Revival church was built in 1891. Architect: E. B. Mackin. Distinctive interior is preserved, although bell tower has been removed. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1970.
 
Erected 1970 by the Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 9091.)
 
Location. 30° 34.359′ N, 97° 24.662′ W. Marker is in Taylor, Texas, in Williamson County. Marker is on Talbot Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 603 Talbot St, Taylor TX 76574, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Presbyterian Church of Taylor (within shouting distance of this marker); City of Taylor (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bill Pickett (about 700 feet away); The Taylor Public Schools (about 700 feet away); Taylor Post Office (about
First Christian Church of Taylor image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, June 28, 2007
2. First Christian Church of Taylor
800 feet away); Preslar-Hewitt Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Eikel-Prewitt Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Birthplace of Governor Dan Moody (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Taylor.
 
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