Franklin Baptist Church

Franklin Baptist Church (HMLUB)

Location: Franklin, GA 30217 Heard County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 16.805', W 85° 5.864'

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The Franklin Baptist Church was organized December 2, 1842 with 37 members. The founders included Elder Mitchell Bennett, Jesse Moon, James Davis and James Spurlin. Elder Robert Fleming served as pastor during the first year. The first church building was located in a grove east of Newnan Street near the home sites of R. M. Miller and J. W. Lane. About 1885 the Church building was moved and re-erected on Main Street. In 1908-1909 the old building was replaced, on the same site, by the present one. The brick annex was constructed in 1950.
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HM NumberHMLUB
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number074-3
Year Placed1956
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 8:19pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 677151 N 3683951
Decimal Degrees33.28008333, -85.09773333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 16.805', W 85° 5.864'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 16' 48.30" N, 85° 5' 51.84" W
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Area Code(s)706, 678, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 125-131 Main St, Franklin GA 30217, US
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