William Pentecost

William Pentecost (HMD0D)

Location: Winder, GA 30680 Barrow County
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N 33° 59.81', W 83° 38.9'

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Born Nov. 4, 1762 - Died Jan. 27, 1839

Served 3 years in Revolutionary War from Dinwiddie Co., Va. in Buford's Detachment. Lost an arm at Waxhaws, May 29, 1780.Remembered as successful business man, educator and civic worker, but most outstanding as devout Methodist minister. Is credited with establishing five churches.He established Pentecost Methodist Church in 1785. William and Delilah Pentecost were buried in family plot. In 1909 their bodies were re-interred in a single grave in the Pentecost Church cemetery.
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Placed ByPentecost Family and Barrow County Historical Society
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Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 3:11pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 255390 N 3764967
Decimal Degrees33.99683333, -83.64833333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 59.81', W 83° 38.9'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 59' 48.60" N, 83° 38' 54.00" W
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Area Code(s)770, 678
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7 Steed Rd, Winder GA 30680, US
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