Madison in Madison County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Shiloh Methodist Church
To The Glory of The Most High God a group of Christians led by the Reverend John Gramling organized Shiloh Methodist Church here, December 24, 1845. Born in 1785 in South Carolina, the son of German Emigrants Adam and Elizabeth Gassoway Gramling, Reverend Gramling and his family with his brother Christian Gramling came to Florida, in 1845. Their children were Andrew P., John H., Martha R. Reagan, Laviniah Rykard, Margaret Davis, Katherine, Adam D., Charles W., Joel F., and Frances T. Burnett. In addition to John and Elizabeth, other Shiloh Charter members were, John H. and Allys, William, Missouri, Misses Frances T., Laviniah, Katherine, Daniel, Charles, Louise A.,
Erected 1978 by Shiloh Church and the Gramling Family Reunion in cooperation with the Madison County Historical Society.
Location. 30° 37.07′ N, 83° 31.734′ W. Marker is in Madison, Florida, in Madison County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Northwest 205th Street and Northwest 140th Street. Touch for map. This crossroads is also known as NW Concord Church Rd & Shiloh Church Rd. Marker is in this post office area: Greenville FL 32331, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Concord Missionary Baptist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Columbia Primitive Baptist Church (approx. 4.4 miles away in Georgia); Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church (was approx. 9.8 miles away in Georgia but has been reported missing. ); Civil War Slave Conspiracy (approx. 11.7 miles away in Georgia); Brooks County Veterans Monument (approx. 11.7 miles away in Georgia); Brooks County (approx. 11.7 miles away in Georgia); Our Confederate Dead (approx. 11.7 miles away in Georgia); Quitman Veterans Memorial (approx. 11.7 miles away in Georgia).
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 13, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 466 times since then and 122 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 13, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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