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Milledgeville in Baldwin County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

The Methodist Church

(Milledgeville, Georgia)

 
 
The Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
1. The Methodist Church Marker
Inscription.
This marks the original site
of the Methodist Church erected
about the year 1805.
Bishop Asbury and Bishop
McKendree in 1815 held here
a conference which James O.
Andrew attended.
Bishop Capers, Dr. Lovick Pierce,
and many other notable figures
of Methodism served as pastors.
The daughter of Bishop Capers
is buried near this spot.
In gracious appreciation of
the pioneer work done by this
great church this boulder
is erected by
the Robert E. Lee Chapter, U.D.C.
1929.

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 33° 4.478′ N, 83° 13.746′ W. Marker is in Milledgeville, Georgia, in Baldwin County. Marker can be reached from W. Franklin Street (U.S. 441). Click for map. Located between S. Wilkinson Street and S. Clarke Street, Milledgeville's Memory Hill Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Milledgeville GA 31061, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rear Admiral John W. Wilcox (a few steps from this marker); Carl Vinson • Mary Green Vinson (within shouting distance of this marker); The Unknown Soldiers of Brown Hospital
The Methodist Church Marker found in Milledgeville's Memory Hill Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 10, 2011
2. The Methodist Church Marker found in Milledgeville's Memory Hill Cemetery
(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cemetery Square (about 600 feet away); Memory Hill Cemetery (about 600 feet away); St. Stephens Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Tomlinson Fort House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old Governor’s Mansion (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Milledgeville.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 512 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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