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Franklin in Oakland County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Franklin Community Church

 
 
Franklin Community Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, October 15, 2016
1. Franklin Community Church Marker
This plaque is to the left of the main entrance.
Inscription.
"United Methodist in Affiliation
Ecumenical in spirit"


The first Franklin village church was organized in 1840 by Reverend Laban Smith. A building was constructed on German Mill Street and dedicated in 1863.

This santuary was dedicated in 1956, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places with the National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.

Dedicated to the memory of all church members who have entered the Church Triumphant.
 
Erected by Franklin Community Church.
 
Location. 42° 31.547′ N, 83° 18.452′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Michigan, in Oakland County. Marker is at the intersection of Normandy Road and Wellington Road, on the left when traveling north on Normandy Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 26425 Wellington Road, Franklin MI 48025, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Robert E. Cornillie's Vision (within shouting distance of this marker); Kreger Farm Buildings (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Franklin Village (about 400 feet away); Franklin Village School
Franklin Community Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, October 15, 2016
2. Franklin Community Church Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Franklin Cemetery (approx. mile away); Van Every Gristmill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lawrence Institute of Technology (approx. 4.6 miles away); City Hall (approx. 4.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Franklin.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
Franklin Community Church Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, October 15, 2016
3. Franklin Community Church Plaque
This plaque is to the right of the main entrance.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 81 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page was last revised on October 15, 2016.
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