Clayton in Kent County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Byrd's African Methodist Episcopal Church
Erected 2012 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number KC-112.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed African Americans • Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church ⛪, and the Delaware Public Archives series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is July 13, 1894.
Location. 39° 17.532′ N, 75° 37.602′ W. Marker is in Clayton, Delaware, in Kent County. Marker is on Dickerson Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 131 Dickerson Street, Clayton DE 19938, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dedicated To All Who Served (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); "First in the World" (approx. ¼ mile away); Town of Clayton (approx. 0.3 miles away); Clayton Veterans Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of the Duck Creek Society of Friends (approx. one mile away); St. Peter's Episcopal Church (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named "First in the World" (approx. one mile away); Thornley House (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clayton.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 31, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 20, 2019, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 90 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 20, 2019, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.