Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Trenton First United Methodist Church



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Location: on E College St at E 4th St in Trenton, TN
County: Gibson
Coordinates: N 35° 58.601    W 088° 56.519
  35.97668333    -88.94198333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM15TT
 



Text:

Rev. John F. Ford founded the Trenton church in 1827 with help of Olive Branch, the mother church. It was the first church built in Trenton in 1834; moved from Church Street and built on present side, 1870. Emphasizing Christian education, this church org