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Crisfield in Somerset County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church-Founded 1782

Joshua Thomas “Parson of the Islands”

 
 
Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church-Founded 1782 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 31, 2013
1. Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church-Founded 1782 Marker
Inscription. Preached his first sermon in this church. his spiritual birthplace. The site of his conversion in 1807, is 300 yards south. “The Methodists, “ his famous log canoe, was launched about 500 yards to the north.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Location. 38° 1.031′ N, 75° 49.191′ W. Marker is in Crisfield, Maryland, in Somerset County. Marker is on St Peters Church Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crisfield MD 21817, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Searching for Water (approx. 1.5 miles away); 'Spirit Of The American Doughboy' (approx. 2.7 miles away); The J. Millard Tawes Homeplace (approx. 2.9 miles away); J. Millard Tawes (approx. 3 miles away); Make Peace (approx. 3.1 miles away); Crisfield (approx. 3.4 miles away); Commerce on the Water (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Evolving Crisfield Harbor (approx. 3.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Crisfield.
 
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Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church-Founded 1782 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 31, 2013
2. Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church-Founded 1782 Marker
Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church-Founded 1782 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 31, 2013
3. Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church-Founded 1782 Marker
 
 
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