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Grove City in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Lutherans in Jackson Township

150th Anniversary of St. John's

 
 
Lutherans in Jackson Township Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 5, 2019
1. Lutherans in Jackson Township Marker
Inscription.  

1846 The Highland Mission was built. Lutherans
organized a German and English congregation there
in 1849. Built 1st church one block west in 1853
"St. Johannis Kirche." 1856 St. Paul's Lutheran
(MoSyd) built on this site. About 1862 they merged.
1888-9 this sanctuary was erected. To an unknown land
they came where GOD could be worshiped in freedom.

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionMan-Made Features.
 
Location. 39° 52.911′ N, 83° 5.332′ W. Marker is in Grove City, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is on Columbus Street west of Wilbur Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3220 Columbus Street, Grove City OH 43123, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 3306 Columbus Street (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gold Star Families Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); 3968 Broadway (approx. 0.2 miles away); 3974 Broadway (approx. 0.2 miles away);
Lutherans in Jackson Township Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 5, 2019
2. Lutherans in Jackson Township Marker
"Park and Broadway in 1924" (approx. mile away); 4002 Broadway (approx. mile away); 4022 Broadway (approx. mile away); 3981 Broadway (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grove City.
 
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Also see . . .
1. St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Grove City OH. (Submitted on August 9, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The History of Grove City OH. (Submitted on August 9, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. History of Grove City — Chronology. (Submitted on August 9, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
St. John's Lutheran Church image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 5, 2019
3. St. John's Lutheran Church
St. John's Lutheran Church Namestone image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 5, 2019
4. St. John's Lutheran Church Namestone
Ev. Lutherische
St. Johannis Kirche
AD 1888.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 9, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 54 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 9, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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