“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Woodville in Wilkinson County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)

St. Paul's Church

St. Paul's Church Marker image. Click for full size.
March 25, 2016
1. St. Paul's Church Marker
Inscription. Founded in 1823 by Jas. A. Fox. Oldest Episcopal structure (1824) in state & reputedly W. of Alleghenies. Organ installed 1827. Here in 1829 first Episcopal priest ordained in state, John P. Porter. Mother of Jefferson Davis a member.
Erected 1955 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 31° 6.139′ N, 91° 17.817′ W. Marker is in Woodville, Mississippi, in Wilkinson County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Street and First South Street, on the right when traveling north on Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Woodville MS 39669, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carnot Posey Home (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Grant Still (about 700 feet away); The Woodville Republican (about 700 feet away); Fort Adams (about 700 feet away); Wilkinson County War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Woodville Blues (approx. 0.2 miles away); Woodville (approx. 0.2 miles away); Beth Israel Cemetery (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Woodville.
Categories. Churches & Religion
St. Paul's Church and Marker image. Click for full size.
March 25, 2016
2. St. Paul's Church and Marker
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