Union Baptist Church historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Union Baptist Church historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Lanier County
Church buildings--Georgia--Lakeland
Location:
United States, Georgia, Lanier County, Lakeland, 31.0410373, -83.0751471
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Ga. 31 Connector at Ga. 135 bypass south of Lakeland
Text of marker: "UNION BAPTIST CHURCH 1/2 mi. Union Baptist Church, on the Alapaha River one-half mile West on this road, was constituted October 21, 1825, the first church in the old area of Irwin County. The original members were: William A. Knight, his wife, Sarah; Jonathan Knight, his wife, Elizabeth; Joshua Lee, his wife, Martha; James Patten, his wife, Elizabeth; Mary Knight; Josiah Sirmans, deacon. The Rev. Matthew Albritton served the church as its first minister. 086-2 GEORGIA HISTORIC MARKER 2000"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_union-baptist-church
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_union-baptist-church
Rights Holder:
Copyright held by David Seibert. Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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