FIRST - Church in New Franklin, MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 39° 01.104 W 092° 44.222
15S E 522764 N 4318851
On Missouri St., just N. of "Downtown"
Waymark Code: WM14H1Z
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 07/08/2021
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member model12
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County of church: Howard County
Location of church: Missouri St., ½ block N. of Broadway, New Franklin
Built: 1866 - Remodeled 1924
Pastor: Mike Keith
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival

This was the fist church in New Franklin, and they brag about it on the corner stone.

Cornerstone Text:


1822, 1840, 1866,
The First Church
In New Franklin.

The church was founded in 1822 in Franklin, Missouri. When the Missouri River flooded out Franklin the church was moved to New Franklin. The current building was built in 1866 and then expanded in 1924. The church continues to serve the community of New Franklin." ~ BruceS

FIRST - Classification Variable: Place or Location

Date of FIRST: 01/01/1822

More Information - Web URL: Not listed

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