Wesleyanna Memorial Church

Wesleyanna Memorial Church (HMFF0)

Location: Sylvania, GA 30467 Screven County
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N 32° 46.217', W 81° 34.35'

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Formerly Wesleyanna M.E. Church

Organized 1868 under bush arbor on Stephen D. Lewis farm by Elder Theo. A. Pharr, John Hardy Bolton, Julia Wells Bolton, Stephen D. Lewis, Martha Howard Lewis, Paul Jenkins, Temperance Jenkins, Fulton L. Oglesby, Mary Bolton Oglesby and Mary Lewis Frawley. Built 1870 by James Allen Bazemore and others on land given by Alexander James Wells and Isaac Thomas Bazemore. Original Trustees: John W. Boston, James Allen Bazemore, Green Berry Waters, Alexander James Wells and Abisha Humphrey Bazemore. Among early preachers: John Jenkins, W.D. Smith, Abisha Humphrey Bazemore, A.F. Ellington, Emory F. Dean, Jacob Perry Bazemore, David Matthews Bazemore, A.M. Johnson and John W. Roach.

June, 1957, church and cemetery set aside as perpetual memorial to founders by deed from Methodist Conference to Trustees, all of whom are descendants: Dora Bazemore Brooker, E. Lampkin Bazemore, I. Thomas Sanders, James Eugene Bazemore, Charles Thurman Hopkins, Sr., Lilla Sanders Smith, John W. Gross, Palmer A. Bazemore and Bertha Hoffman.
HM NumberHMFF0
Year Placed1963
Placed ByWesleyanna Memorial Church
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 5:50pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 446380 N 3625966
Decimal Degrees32.77028333, -81.57250000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 46.217', W 81° 34.35'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 46' 13.02" N, 81° 34' 21.00" W
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Area Code(s)912
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3169 Brannens Bridge Rd, Sylvania GA 30467, US
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