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McComb in Hancock County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church

 
 
St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, April 6, 2016
1. St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church Marker
close up, showing text (same on both sides)
Inscription.
This frame church, architecturally typical of the rural churches built throughout Ohio in the latter nineteenth century, was constructed in 1885 during the pastorate of E.L.T. Engers. The first pastors were from the German Reformed tradition and served a German-speaking congregation. The church contains native oak hand-hewn beams, rafters, and floor joists. The stained-glass windows were added in 1902
 
Erected 1985 by Historic Preservation Guild of Hancock County St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 12- 32.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
 
Location. 41° 6.383′ N, 83° 47.588′ W. Marker is in McComb, Ohio, in Hancock County. Marker is on West South Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 203 W South St, Mc Comb OH 45858, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. McComb First Presbyterian Church (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); McComb Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); McComb
St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, April 6, 2016
2. St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church Marker
full view of marker
(approx. half a mile away); World War I and II Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); William Bensinger and John R. Porter (approx. half a mile away); The Village of McComb (approx. half a mile away); Indian Green / McKinnis-Litzenberg Farmstead (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Village of Van Buren (approx. 7.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McComb.
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, April 6, 2016
3. St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church Marker
marker and church at a distance
St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, April 6, 2016
4. St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church Marker
window above the door
St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, April 6, 2016
5. St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church Marker
church sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 6, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 148 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 6, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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