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Crisfield in Somerset County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church

Founded 1782

— Joshua Thomas "Parson of the Islands" —

 
 
Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church-Founded 1782 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, May 31, 2013
1. Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church-Founded 1782 Marker
Inscription.  Preached his first sermon in this church. his spiritual birthplace. The site of his conversion in 1807, is 300 yards south. “The Methodists, “ his famous log canoe, was launched about 500 yards to the north.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1807.
 
Location. 38° 1.031′ N, 75° 49.191′ W. Marker is in Crisfield, Maryland, in Somerset County. Marker is on St Peters Church Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crisfield MD 21817, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Searching for Water (approx. 1˝ miles away); 'Spirit Of The American Doughboy' (approx. 2.7 miles away); The J. Millard Tawes Homeplace (approx. 2.9 miles away); J. Millard Tawes (approx. 3 miles away); Make Peace (approx. 3.1 miles away); Crisfield (approx. 3.4 miles away); Commerce on the Water (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Evolving Crisfield Harbor (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crisfield.
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Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church-Founded 1782 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, May 31, 2013
2. Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church-Founded 1782 Marker
Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church-Founded 1782 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, May 31, 2013
3. Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church-Founded 1782 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 19, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 8, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 460 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 8, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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