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Liberty Hill in Williamson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

First Baptist Church of Liberty Hill

 
 
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By Keith Peterson
1. First Baptist Church of Liberty Hill Marker
Inscription. Successor to Zion Baptist Church and the Liberty Hill Missionary Baptist Church of Christ, which merged 1854, and met in a brush arbor or in Silent Grove School, 4 miles to the west. When Austin & Northwestern Railroad was built, Liberty Hill moved here, and this church was organized (1882), with the Rev. J.A. Arbuckle as pastor. Members erected their building on this site given by the Rev. W.O. Spencer. Evangelism, Sunday school, and other endeavors have prospered. The present church building, in use since 1904, was renovated in 1950.
 
Erected 1974 by the Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 13922.)
 
Location. 30° 40.571′ N, 97° 56.458′ W. Marker is in Liberty Hill, Texas, in Williamson County. Marker is on State Highway 29. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15611 W State Highway 29, Liberty Hill TX 78642, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bryson Stagecoach Stop (approx. 0.2 miles away); William O. Spencer (approx. 0.4 miles away); John G. Matthews (approx. 0.4 miles away); Liberty Hill Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Stubblefield Building
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By Keith Peterson, February 26, 2017
2. First Baptist Church of Liberty Hill Marker
(approx. 1.4 miles away); Liberty Hill Masonic Hall (approx. 1.4 miles away); Liberty Hill Methodist Church (approx. 1.5 miles away); Williams-Buck Cemetery (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Liberty Hill.
 
Also see . . .  First Baptist Church. Wiliamson County Historical Commission (Submitted on March 3, 2017, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
First Baptist Church of Liberty Hill image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson
3. First Baptist Church of Liberty Hill
The marker is to the right of the church and its sign in this view.
Stained Glass Window image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, February 26, 2017
4. Stained Glass Window
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2007, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 931 times since then and 54 times this year. Last updated on March 3, 2017, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. Photos:   1. submitted on November 5, 2007, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.   2. submitted on March 3, 2017, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.   3. submitted on November 5, 2007, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.   4. submitted on March 3, 2017, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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