Near New Carlisle in St. Joseph County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Hamilton Methodist Church
Hamilton Methodist Church”
Organized in 1830
Erected in 1838
One of the earliest churches
in northern Indiana
Soldiers of the
American Revolution, War of 1812
every major conflict buried here
Erected 1965 by The Schuyler Colfax Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1830.
Location. 41° 44.022′ N, 86° 28.576′ W. Marker is near New Carlisle, Indiana, in St. Joseph County. Marker is at the intersection of Chicago Trail and Walnut Road, on the left when traveling east on Chicago Trail. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 31519 Chicago Trail, New Carlisle IN 46552, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hamilton Church Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); The Historic Lincoln Highway New Carlisle World War II Honor Roll (approx. 2˝ miles away); New Carlisle Founded (approx. 2˝ miles away); New Carlisle Civil War Memorial (approx. 3.2 miles away); Rooted in Studebaker History (approx. 4.4 miles away); Fort Wayne-Fort Dearborn Trail (approx. 7.8 miles away); Portage Prairie United Methodist Church (approx. 7.8 miles away in Michigan). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Carlisle.
Also see . . .
1. Hamilton Church Cemetery. Includes information on the history of the church and cemetery. From findagrave.com website. (Submitted on May 20, 2014.)
2. Profile of James Ranstead, Revolutionary War Soldier. (Submitted on May 20, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 20, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 488 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on May 20, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.