Westminster Presbyterian Church
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas
N 32° 05.643 W 096° 28.117
14S E 738892 N 3553665
Quick Description: Located on the lawn in front of the church.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 11/5/2009 10:21:56 AM
Waymark Code: WM7KK3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member clayj
Views: 8

Marker Number: 11645

Marker Text:
On May 16, 1853, the Rev. John Patton and about 20 Cumberland Presbyterians formed the first organized church in Corsicana. Other Presbyterians organized later: The First Church, U. S., in 1868; and an Associate Reformed Church (1895) that in 1908 joined the United Presbyterian church. The Cumberland congregation split, and a surviving group (1912) affiliated with the Presbyterian Church in the U. S. A. All these congregations merged in 1949 in the Westminster Presbyterian Church. The Bethel Mexican group joined Westminster in 1968.


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