St. Paul's Episcopal Church - Greensboro, Alabama
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 32° 42.185 W 087° 35.794
16S E 444084 N 3618528
Quick Description: Historical marker for Episcopal Church in Greensboro.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 11/10/2009 6:23:13 PM
Waymark Code: WM7MXY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber
Views: 6

Long Description:

Text of marker:

St. Paul's Episcopal Church

This parish established 1830. Third oldest in Alabama diocese.  Church consecrated in 1843 by Leonidas Polk, Bishop of Louisiana, (later a Confederate general).  Here Nicholas H. Cobbs was chosen first Bishop of Alabama in 1844.

First vestrymen: D. Richard E. Meade, Dr. R.C. Randolph, Dr. R.W. Withers, J. Bell, J.B. Stickney, Dr. R. Inge, Frank Inge, William Murphy, Col. Samuel Pickens.

Marker Name: St. Paul's Episcopal Church

Marker Type: Urban

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Date Dedicated / Placed: 1954

Marker Number: Not listed

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