Historic Markers Across South Carolina



First Presbyterian Church



Marker ID:  
Location: on W Whitner St (SC 24) near Rolly St., Anderson, SC.
County: Anderson
Coordinates: N 34° 30.179    W 082° 39.244
  34.502983    -82.654067
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

Organized Sept. 23, 1837 on land given by J.N. Whitner. First frame structure was built in 1839. Anderson´s first cemetery is here, and city´s first Sunday School was organized here about 1855. Present sanctuary´s cornerstone was laid in 1879. Kirk was bu