Historic Markers Across Alabama



Bethel Baptist Church & Cemetery



Marker ID:  
Location: On County Road 63 north of County Road 38 near Catherine, AL
County: Marengo
Coordinates: N 32° 18.015    W 087° 32.439
  32.30025    -87.54065
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMKGYC
 



Text:

Constituted June 6, 1821 from the fruits of labor of the venerable Solomon Perkins, For four years after their constitution they enjoyed almost a continual revival. Home of Miss Willie Kelly, a missionary to China from 1894 to 1936. This church was deemed a significant land mark and added to the Register of Alabama Landmarks and Heritage on April 11, 1984.







End of Bethel Baptist Church & Cemetery