Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Big Creek Baptist Church

Marker ID: SCHM 4-3
Location: SC 20 at Big Creek Road, Williamston
County: Anderson
Coordinates: N 34° 37.257    W 082° 28.275
  34.62095    -82.47125
Style: Free Standing **


One of the oldest congregations and the mother of several others in Anderson County, the church was organized in 1788 by Elder Moses Holland, who served as pastor for 41 years. Dr. James Bruton Gambrell´s mother was a member here. Soldiers in five wars li