Glen Allen in Henrico County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Mount Olive Baptist Church
This church, originally known Mount Olivet African Church of Baptist, was founded May 2, 1867. Its founding congregants, wanting their own church, moved from local North Run Baptist Church and began meeting on this 1.18 acres site.
Location. 37° 38.704′ N, 77° 28.083′ W. Marker is in Glen Allen, Virginia, in Henrico County. Marker is on Littleton Boulevard west of Mt Olive Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8775 Mt Olive Avenue, Glen Allen VA 23060, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Mount Olive Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Yellow Tavern (approx. half a mile away); Anderson Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Saint Joseph’s Villa (approx. 0.9 miles away); Stuart’s Mortal Wound (approx. 1.2 miles away); Battle of Yellow Tavern (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Stuart’s Mortal Wound (approx. 1.2 miles away); Virginia Estelle Randolph (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Glen Allen.
Also see . . . Mount Olive Baptist Church. (Submitted on March 30, 2018.)
Categories. • African Americans • Churches & Religion •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 30, 2018, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 30, 2018, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.