Montpelier in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Reuben Ford and Hopeful Baptist Church
Erected 2007 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number EA-7.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical date for this entry is May 21, 1845.
Location. 37° 48.167′ N, 77° 45.79′ W. Marker is in Montpelier Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14340 Hopeful Church Road, Montpelier VA 23192, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sycamore Tavern (approx. 4.4 miles away); Virginia's Center of Population (approx. 6.6 miles away); Shady Grove (Rosenwald) School (approx. 6.9 miles away); Cedar Creek Quaker Meeting House (approx. 7˝ miles away); Reuben Ford (approx. 7.6 miles away); Providence Church (approx. 7.9 miles away); Beaverdam Episcopal Church (approx. 9.1 miles away); Scotchtown (approx. 9.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montpelier.
Also see . . . Hopeful Baptist Church. (Submitted on April 7, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 7, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 755 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 7, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.