Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Church
Mother Church of Black Catholics in Georgia
Erected 2008 by Georgia Historical Society and Sam's Club and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (Marker Number 25-30.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1874.
Location. 32° 4.12′ N, 81° 5.285′ Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Savannah GA 31401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Beach Institute (approx. Ό mile away); "Jingle Bells" (approx. 0.3 miles away); Massie Common School House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wesley Monumental United Methodist Church Centennial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wesley Monumental United Methodist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Capture of Savannah (approx. 0.3 miles away); Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home (approx. 0.3 miles away); Johnny Mercer (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. The Mother Matilda Beasley, O.S.F. Marker.
Also see . . . From Wikipedia, Clarence Thomas. (Submitted on January 30, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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