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Thibodaux in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

St. John's Episcopal Church

 
 
St. John's Episcopal Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 20, 2015
1. St. John's Episcopal Church Marker
Inscription. One of the oldest Episcopal churches in the Mississippi Valley. Parish organized in 1843. Cornerstone laid in January 1844. Consecrated in March of same year by Bishop Leonoidas Polk, Bishop of Louisiana.
 
Erected 1974 by the Louisiana Tourist Development Commission.
 
Location. 29° 47.635′ N, 90° 49.364′ W. Marker is in Thibodaux, Louisiana, in Lafourche Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Jackson Street (State Highway 20) and West 7th Street, on the right when traveling south on Jackson Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 718 Jackson Street, Thibodaux LA 70301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Leonidas Polk (a few steps from this marker); St. Joseph Co-Cathedral (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint Joseph Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Confluence Of Bayous (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lafourche Parish Court House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Francis Tillou Nicholls (approx. 0.3 miles away); Allen Chapel AME Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Mount Carmel Academy (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Thibodaux.
 
Also see . . .  Church website. (Submitted on February 25, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
St. John's Episcopal Church image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 20, 2015
2. St. John's Episcopal Church

 
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St. John's Episcopal Church image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 20, 2015
3. St. John's Episcopal Church
Plaque noting placement on National Register of Historic Places image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 20, 2015
4. Plaque noting placement on National Register of Historic Places
Church cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 20, 2015
5. Church cemetery
Leonidas Polk - Organized church in 1843 image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 20, 2015
6. Leonidas Polk - Organized church in 1843
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 174 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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