Historic Markers Across Alabama

Mt. Hilliard Methodist Church

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: Co. Rd. 14 between Hook's Crossroads and High Ridge  
County: Bullock
Coordinates: N 32° 3.635    W 085° 52.12
  32.06059      -85.86868
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMHP3K


Organized 1835. Founded by settlers from Virginia, Georgia, and Carolinas. Building erected 1856. It was the central feature of the village of Mount Hilliard. Named in honor of Henry W. Hilliard-who debated William L. Yancey in the 1850's. Revivals held at church inspired ministers who went west to establish churches and colleges in Texas. Marker erected by Friends of Mt. Hilliard.

End of Mt. Hilliard Methodist Church