Alabama Baptist State Convention - Greensboro, Alabama
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 32° 41.961 W 087° 34.747
16S E 445718 N 3618105
Quick Description: Historical marker on early Baptist meeting held in Greensboro.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 11/10/2009 5:21:21 PM
Waymark Code: WM7MXE
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber
Views: 9

Long Description:

Text of marker:

The Alabama Baptist State Convention
October 28-29, 1823

Was founded here at Salem Church by 15 messengers from seven missionary societies.

They met to promote missions, education and closer cooperations among Baptist churches of Alabama.

Marker Name: The Alabama Baptist State Convention

Marker Type: Rural Roadside

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Date Dedicated / Placed: 1954

Marker Number: Not listed

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