Near Palmyra in Fluvanna County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The “Regular” Methodist Conference
“What preachers do approve this step?” “Isham Tatum, Charles Hopkins, Nelson Reed, Reuben Ellis, Philip Gatch, Thomas Morris, James Morris, James Foster, John Major, Andrew Yeargin, Henry Willis, Francis Poythress, John Sagman, Leroy Cole, Carter Cole, Carter Cole, James O’Kelly, William Moore, Samuel Roe.”
Erected 1927 by the Charlottesville District, Virginia Conference, Methodist Episcopal Church South.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1819.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15690 James Madison Hwy, Palmyra VA 22963, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Madison House (approx. 2 miles away); Former Bank of Fluvanna (approx. 2 miles away); Fluvanna County Courthouse (approx. 2.1 miles away); Site of Central High School (approx. 2.1 miles away); Former Clerk's Office (approx. 2.1 miles away); Former Early Court Office (approx. 2.1 miles away); Former Palmyra General Store (approx. 2.1 miles away); Site of L.O. Haden Office Building (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Palmyra.
Also see . . . The Formation of Fluvana County. Article in the Bulletin of the Fluvanna County Historical Society, No. 22, April 1976. Page 21. “[During the Revolution] there were those who felt a need to change their church loyalties. Roger and George Thompson, justices, were Methodist leaders as well as vestrymen. They worshipped at Broken Back Church and were instrumental in building the second church. (Broken Back Church stood on George Thompson’s Broken Island Plantation.) (Submitted on March 10, 2009.)
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