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Sharpsburg in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

First Methodist Cemetery

 
 
First Methodist Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 6, 2008
1. First Methodist Cemetery Marker
Inscription. The First Methodist Church in Sharpsburg acquired this property in 1819 and built a small, brick church here. The first burial was in 1828. This church was torn down when the congregation built a new church at 125 West Main Street in 1857.
 
Erected by Washington County Historical Advisory Committee.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Maryland, Washington County Historical Advisory Committee marker series.
 
Location. 39° 27.499′ N, 77° 45.114′ W. Marker is in Sharpsburg, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on North Hall Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sharpsburg MD 21782, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Grove House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sharpsburg Bluebirds (approx. 0.2 miles away); Reformed Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Edward Braddock (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Slave Block (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lutheran Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Headquarters Site Gen. R.E. Lee (approx. half a mile away); D.R. Jones' Division, Longstreet's Command (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Sharpsburg.
 
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First Methodist Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 6, 2008
2. First Methodist Cemetery Marker
The First Methodist Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 6, 2008
3. The First Methodist Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 904 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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