Historic Markers Across Georgia

Flemington Presbyterian Church

Marker ID: GHM 089-10
Location: Old Sunbury Rd, 0.8 mi W of US 84 & Oglethorpe Blvd, Fleming
County: Liberty
Coordinates: N 31° 52.168    W 081° 34.257
  31.86946857    -81.57094638
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM1M50


Organized in 1815 as the Church and Society of Gravel Hill, this was a branch of Midway Church. the Rev. Robert Quarterman was the first pastor. The first edifice was built in 1836 on land donated by Simon Fraser. This one was completed in 1850 honoring William Fleming, it was separated from Midway in 1865. In 1866 it was admitted to the Georgia Presbytery with the Rev. D.B. Buttolph, pastor; W.E.W. Quarterman, Thomas Cassels, deacons. Ezra Stacy was firt Sunday School Superintendent. Bell and silver communion service are from Midway Church.

GHM 089-10 Georgia Historical Commission 1957