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Methodist Church, 1844
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil
N 32° 40.423 W 096° 11.232
14S E 763767 N 3618613
Quick Description: A 1936 gray, granite Texas Centennial Marker stands in front of the 1897 College Mound Methodist Church building, noting the church's establishment in 1845 by the early settlers in the area.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 4/15/2015 8:39:51 PM
Waymark Code: WMNPYJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
Views: 1

Marker Number: 8535

Marker Text:
In 1844 A.J. Beck, Henry Beck, Wilson Fogleman, A.H. Henry, W.T. Patton, Ed. King settled in this vicinity A Methodist church was organized in 1845 with Rev. J.W. Fields as pastor; A.H. Henry, Ed. King, stewards, A.H. Henry, Sunday School Superintendent In 1865 a frame building replaced the log church In 1897 the present building was constructed The land for the church was donated by W.T. Patton Erected by the State of Texas 1936


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