Folkston in Charlton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
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With 24 members, Sardis Church was admitted to the Alapaha River Primitive Baptist Association, October 13, 1856.
In the cemetery adjacent to the church are buried many of the pioneers of this section.
Erected 1958 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 024-4.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 30° 48.1′ N, 82° 1.806′ W. Marker is in Folkston, Georgia, in Charlton County. Marker is at the intersection of Okefenokee Parkway (Georgia Route 23) and Spanish Creek Road (County Route 45), on the right when traveling south on Okefenokee Parkway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Folkston GA 31537, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Trader's Hill (Fort Alert) (approx. half a mile away); First Masonic Lodge in Charlton County Oldest Industry in Charlton (approx. half a mile away); Okefenokee Swamp (approx. 2.3 miles away); Henry Roddenberry (approx. 2½ miles away); Charlton County (approx. 2.6 miles away); Center Village or Centerville (approx. 2.6 miles away); Treaty of Coleraine (approx. 8.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Folkston.
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion • Wars, US Indian •
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