Historic Markers Across Alabama



Tabernacle Methodist Church and Campground



Marker ID: AHA 
Location:
County: Pickens
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Waymark: None
 



Text:

Tabernacle Methodist Campground established 1828. About forty acres of land deeded to church by Marshall Franks. Nathan Hopkins served as first pastor; Ebenezer Hearn was first presiding elder. Among families who helped build and maintain campground and church were those of Henry, Joyner, Franks, Randall, Miller, Woods, and Eubanks. Camp meetings held here annually since 1828.








End of Tabernacle Methodist Church and Campground