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Tylertown in Walthall County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

China Grove Methodist Church

 
 
China Grove Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
March 22, 2018
1. China Grove Methodist Church Marker
Inscription.  
Founded October 4, 1836 on site purchased from a Baptist congregation. Present church built in 1854 at a cost of $100. China Grove Methodist Campground begin in 1878; first meeting Sept., 24-30, 1879.
 
Erected 1975 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list. A significant historical date for this entry is October 4, 1836.
 
Location. 31° 12.566′ N, 90° 3.482′ W. Marker is in Tylertown, Mississippi, in Walthall County. Marker is on State Highway 585 half a mile south of China Grove Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 501-551 MS-585, Tylertown MS 39667, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Founders Cemetery (approx. 7.7 miles away); Conerly's P.O. and Lampton's Store (approx. 7.9 miles away); Simmons House (approx. 9.4 miles away); Ford House
China Grove Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
March 22, 2018
2. China Grove Methodist Church Marker
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(approx. 10.9 miles away); Walthall County Training School (approx. 10.9 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 27, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 27, 2018, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 114 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 27, 2018.

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