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Galloway Memorial United Methodist Church

(Originally, First Methodist)

 
 
Galloway Memorial United Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 1, 2017
1. Galloway Memorial United Methodist Church Marker
Inscription. This edifice ~ a memorial to Bishop Charles Betts Galloway ~ houses descendants of Jackson's first Christian congregation, worshipping on this site since 1839.
 
Erected 1976 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 32° 18.12′ N, 90° 10.949′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is on North Congress Street north of Yazoo Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 305 N Congress St, Jackson MS 39201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Galloway Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Smith Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Monument to Women of the Confederacy (about 500 feet away); Jackson Municipal Library Sit-In (about 800 feet away); First Presbyterian Church (about 800 feet away); Greyhound Bus Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S.S. Mississippi (approx. 0.2 miles away); Capitol Rally (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
 
Also see . . .
1. Charles Betts Galloway
Galloway Memorial United Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 1, 2017
2. Galloway Memorial United Methodist Church Marker
. (Submitted on July 15, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
2. Galloway United Methodist Church. (Submitted on July 17, 2017.)
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
Bishop Charles Betts Galloway image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse
3. Bishop Charles Betts Galloway
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 15, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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