Historic Markers Across Georgia



Providence or Camp Creek Church



Marker ID: GHM 148-5
Location: US 84/Ga 38 at Manor, about 3 miles from Clinch County line
County: Ware
Coordinates: N 31° 6.114    W 082° 34.926
  31.1019    -82.5821
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM4NR8
Providence or Camp Creek Church Marker  



Text:

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About 3 miles South on this road is Providence or Camp Creek Baptist Church. This church, of the Primitive Baptist faith, was organized February 3, 1844, and was formally constituted on March 2 of that year. Members signing the Covenant that day were: John Minshew, Rachel Minshew, James J. Thomas, Duncan Henderson, Belinda Henderson, Richard A. Bennett, Tobitha Bennett, William S. Bennett, Nancy Bennett.

The Rev. Isham Peacock served as first pastor of the church, and Duncan Henderson was clerk.

GHM 148-5 Georgia Historical Commission 1958



 

Providence or Camp Creek Church


 

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