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Near Roanoke in Randolph County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Lebanon Christian Church

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 2005
1. Lebanon Christian Church Marker
Inscription. Founded March 31, 1864 by evangelist Moses Park. William Terry Kirby, Sr. and Nancy T. Greer Kirby donated four acres of land adjacent to their home for the church site. Services were first conducted at a brush arbor on the property, which later became Lebanon Cemetery. The present building, constructed in 1887, has been in continous use and remains virtually unaltered.

Charter Members:

Moses Park Sarah E. Adcock Eliza E. Taylor Martha Park David Little Sarah E. Taylor Susan Park Lucinda Kirby Amanda Osborne James Adcock Elizabeth Wheeler Ann Bennett

Placed on Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage March 30, 1989
 
Erected by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 33° 11.373′ N, 85° 21.028′ W. Marker is near Roanoke, Alabama, in Randolph County. Marker is on County Road 79 near 667. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2100 County Road 79, Roanoke AL 36274, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Roanoke Doll Factory (approx. 2.9 miles away); Site of the Home of William Hugh Smith (approx. 11.4
Lebanon Christian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 3, 2002
2. Lebanon Christian Church Marker
miles away); The Burnt Village (was approx. 16.9 miles away in Georgia but has been reported missing. ).
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 24, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,552 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 24, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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