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Near Elkhart in Anderson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Pilgrim Predestinarian Regular Baptist Church

 
 
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By Steve Gustafson, October 10, 2010
1. Pilgrim Predestinarian Regular Baptist Church Marker
Inscription.
Organized in Illinois in 1833
by Daniel Parker

Members moved to Texas
First meeting in
Stephen F. Austin's Colony
January 20, 1834

Log church built December, 1839
Old graveyard adjoins.
Present church fourth
on the same site
Continuous worship since 1834
Daniel Parker, Pastor 1833 - 1844

 
Erected 1936 by Texas Highway Department. (Marker Number 8799.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 31° 37.204′ N, 95° 35.265′ W. Marker is near Elkhart, Texas, in Anderson County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 294 and Farm to Market Road 319, on the right when traveling east on State Highway 294. Touch for map. Half mile west of Elkhart. Marker is in this post office area: Elkhart TX 75839, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John H. Reagan (approx. 9.8 miles away); Palestine Salt Works C.S.A. (approx. 10.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Pilgrim Predestinarian Regular Baptist Church. "The Handbook of
Pilgrim Predestinarian Regular Baptist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Gustafson, October 10, 2010
2. Pilgrim Predestinarian Regular Baptist Church Marker
Texas" article on the history of the church. (Submitted on October 20, 2010.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 13, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. This page has been viewed 5,737 times since then and 142 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 13, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photo of current church building. • Photo of adjoining cemetery. • Can you help?
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