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Wysox in Bradford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Wysox Presbyterian Church

 
 
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By Don Morfe, October 13, 2015
1. Wysox Presbyterian Church Marker
Inscription. This church was organized October 3, 1791 as Congregational by the Reverend Jabez Culver, a Connecticut missionary.

This was the first church of white people in Pennsylvania north of Wilkes-Barre and the mother of the Towanda Presbyterian Church. The building of this, the “Old Brick Church” was begun in 1828. The church became Presbyterian in 1830.
 
Erected by George Clymer Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, Eugenia Macfarlane Balch Fund.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 46.693′ N, 76° 23.745′ W. Marker is in Wysox, Pennsylvania, in Bradford County. Marker is on Route 187. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wysox PA 18854, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Major General John Sullivanís March (a few steps from this marker); Henry J. Madill (within shouting distance of this marker); Azilum (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lester Frank Ward (approx. 1.5 miles away); Rural Electrification (approx.

Wysox Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 13, 2015
2. Wysox Presbyterian Church Marker
The marker is affixed to the exterior wall of the church and to the left of the entrance door
2.1 miles away); Courthouse Annex (approx. 2.5 miles away); Stephen Foster (approx. 2.5 miles away); The Daily Review (approx. 2.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wysox.
 
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Wysox Presbyterian Church image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 13, 2015
3. Wysox Presbyterian Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 7, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 101 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 7, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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