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Near Hookstown in Beaver County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of Early Methodist Church

 
 
Site of Early Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 20, 2011
1. Site of Early Methodist Church Marker
Inscription. Early Methodist Episcopal Church circa 1832. Ground given for church use and free burial plot. Deeded in 1834 by Mathias Hook. Hookstown's founder and a Revolutionary soldier who is buried here.
Summer subscription school held here in 1859.
 
Erected by Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Beaver County (PA) Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation marker series.
 
Location. 40° 35.942′ N, 80° 27.897′ W. Marker is near Hookstown, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker can be reached from Pine Street (Pennsylvania Route 168) half a mile east of Main Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located in southwest corner of Hookstown Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Hookstown PA 15050, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mill Creek (approx. 0.7 miles away); Site of the First Presbyterian Church of Beaver County Pennsylvania (approx. 2 miles away); Midland Education (approx. 2.6 miles away); Cooks Ferry (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Penna - Virginia Boundary
Site of Early Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 20, 2011
2. Site of Early Methodist Church Marker
(approx. 3.4 miles away); Saint Luke's Episcopal Church (approx. 3.4 miles away); Georgetown (approx. 3.5 miles away); Smiths Ferry (approx. 3.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hookstown.
 
Also see . . .
1. Mathias Hook at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on November 28, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Beaver County Historical and Landmarks Foundation. Marker Program (Submitted on September 8, 2015.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.War, US Revolutionary
 
Mathias Hook Grave image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 20, 2011
3. Mathias Hook Grave
Located at Site of Early Methodist Church marker
Site of Early Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 20, 2011
4. Site of Early Methodist Church Marker
Mathias Hook grave located directly behind marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 369 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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