Jefferson Baptist Church

Jefferson Baptist Church (HM1DVI)

Location: Demopolis, AL 36732 Marengo County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 23.172', W 87° 53.777'

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established as
Mt. Pleasant Baptist
by Elder James Yarbrough in 1820
with 27 charter members.
By 1834 it had 150 members.
Church among the oldest in Demopolis area.

Buried in church cemetery are
John Gilmore, Reuben Hildreth and John Sample—Revolutionary War veterans who founded Jefferson and helped establish this church.
Year Placed1965
Placed ByThe Alabama Historical Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 2:17am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 415696 N 3583597
Decimal Degrees32.38620000, -87.89628333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 23.172', W 87° 53.777'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 23' 10.32" N, 87° 53' 46.62" W
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Area Code(s)334
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 303 Co Hwy 57, Demopolis AL 36732, US
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