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Near West Liberty in Logan County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The First Permanent

Sunday School

 
 
The First Permanent Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 4, 2010
1. The First Permanent Marker
Inscription. The first permanent Sunday School in the "Old" Mennonite Church, founded by the authority of the church, was organized in the Logan County Amish Mennonite Church, now the South Union Church, one and seven-tenths miles, northwest of this location, June 7, 1863, by Preacher David Plank assisted by Bishop Jacob C. Kenagy with the counsel of the congregation.
 
Erected 1963.
 
Location. 40° 16.372′ N, 83° 45.813′ W. Marker is near West Liberty, Ohio, in Logan County. Marker is at the intersection of Ohio Route 507 and U.S. 68, on the left when traveling east on State Route 507. Click for map. This historical marker is located in front of the South Union Mennonite Church. Marker is in this post office area: West Liberty OH 43357, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Highland Gardens Veterans Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); West Liberty Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away); Michael Lane Partin (approx. 1.1 miles away); West Liberty / Glover Hall (approx. 1.2 miles away); Shawnee Nation in Logan County / Shawnee Villages in Logan County
The First Permanent Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 4, 2010
2. The First Permanent Marker
View of the historical marker in front of the church building.
(approx. 1.2 miles away); Hull's Trace (approx. 1.4 miles away); Moluntha (approx. 1.4 miles away); Sherman M. Ricketts (approx. 1.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in West Liberty.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
The First Permanent Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 4, 2010
3. The First Permanent Marker
View looking east, down state route 508, towards US 68, of the historical marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 596 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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