Folkston in Charlton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
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With 24 members, Sardis Church was admitted to the Alapaha River Primitive Baptist Association, October 13, 1856.
In the cemetery adjacent to the church are buried many of the pioneers of this section.
Erected 1958 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 024-4.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion • Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is October 13, 1889.
Location. 30° 48.1′ N, 82° 1.806′ W. Marker is in Folkston, Georgia, in Charlton County. Marker is at the intersection of Okefenokee Parkway (Georgia Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Folkston GA 31537, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Trader's Hill (Fort Alert) (approx. half a mile away); Oldest Industry in Charlton (approx. half a mile away); First Masonic Lodge in Charlton County (approx. half a mile away); Okefenokee Swamp (approx. 2.3 miles away); Henry Roddenberry (approx. 2½ miles away); Charlton County (approx. 2.6 miles away); Central Dixie Highway (approx. 2.6 miles away); Center Village or Centerville (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Folkston.
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