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St. Peter's (Meetze's) Lutheran Church

 
 
St. Peter's (Meetze's) Lutheran Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 11, 2011
1. St. Peter's (Meetze's) Lutheran Church Marker
Inscription. This church, organized in 1780, held services in German and English until 1874. In 1835 it aligned with the Tennessee Synod and remained in it until 1922, when St. Peter's reunited with the South Carolina Synod. This 1953 sanctuary is the fourth house of worship. Among St. Peter's most prominent ministers were Revs. John Yost Meetze, who served 1810-33, and J.A. Cromer, who served 1883-1921.
 
Erected 1998 by The Congregation. (Marker Number 32-29.)
 
Location. 34° 0.294′ N, 81° 18.216′ W. Marker is in Peters, South Carolina, in Lexington County. Marker is on St. Peter's Church Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Located north of Old Cherokee Road (State Road 32-408). Marker is at or near this postal address: 1130 St. Peter's Church Road, Lexington SC 29072, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Providence Church (approx. 2.5 miles away); Laurence Corley House (approx. 3.8 miles away); Oak Grove Schoolhouse (approx. 3.8 miles away); Daniel Koon House (approx. 3.8 miles away); Post Office
St. Peter's (Meetze's) Lutheran Church Marker, seen looking north along St. Peter's Church Road image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 11, 2011
2. St. Peter's (Meetze's) Lutheran Church Marker, seen looking north along St. Peter's Church Road
(approx. 3.8 miles away); Hazelius House (approx. 3.8 miles away); John Fox House (approx. 3.8 miles away); Cotton Gin (approx. 3.9 miles away).
 
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St. Peter's (Meetze's) Lutheran Church Marker, looking south image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 11, 2011
3. St. Peter's (Meetze's) Lutheran Church Marker, looking south
St. Peter's (Meetze's) Lutheran Church image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 11, 2011
4. St. Peter's (Meetze's) Lutheran Church
St. Peter's (Meetze's) Lutheran Church with Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 11, 2011
5. St. Peter's (Meetze's) Lutheran Church with Marker
St. Peter's (Meetze's) Lutheran Church and cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 11, 2011
6. St. Peter's (Meetze's) Lutheran Church and cemetery
Meetze Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 11, 2011
7. Meetze Memorial
This Memorial Erected
To The Memory Of Those
Whose Names
Are Inscribed Here- On,
And Whose Bodies Now Rest
Beneath The Waters
Of Lake Murray.
Reverse Side image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 11, 2011
8. Reverse Side
Meetze
Rev. J. Vost Meetze,   1757 - 1833
His Wife
Margaret Gross Meetze, 1762 - 1839
Felix Meetze,          1802 - 1859
Infant Son, 1841
Infant Son, 1845
Willie Oscar Meetze,   1861-1862
Infant Caughman,       1866
Hedville Alfred Scott,  1811 - 1816
Francis Elizabeth Scott, 1827 - 1828
Margret Jane Scott,      1829 - 1851
Tildie Riddle
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 552 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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