Jackson Presbyterian Church (Creston, Ohio)

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Jackson Presbyterian Church
Jackson Presbyterian Church, The
United Presbyterian Church, The
Country United States
Denomination [mandatory]
History
Founded May 25,  1827 (1827 -05-25)
Architecture
Architect(s) C. A. Fetzer
Groundbreaking 1914
Completed 1915
Closed merged 1969, The United Presbyterian Church
Clergy
Pastor(s) Rev. Thomas H. Barr (1827-1877), Rev. A. W. Knowlton, Rev. W. O. Philipps, Rev. S. L. Boston, Rev. David Dempster, Rev. B. M. Price, Rev. McWhorter, Rev. H. G. Southern, Rev. B. K. Ormond, Rev. John A. Wilson, Rev. J. T. Fulton, Rev. T. B. Gay, Rev. Wm. Wallace, Rev. Wm. Smith, Rev. W. A. Sears, Rev. A. E. Stockham (Nov. 1926- )

Historical documents[edit | edit source]

  • Jackson Presbyterian Early Register, 1827. Session minutes, 1827-1875 [V MI46 J134s v. 1]
  • 125th Anniversary, 1827-1952
  • 135th Anniversary, 1827-1962

Timeline[edit | edit source]

  • 1827 - May 25, organized as Jackson Presbyterian Society
  • 1838 - 2nd church built and used until 1854
  • 1914 - Cornerstone laid, destroyed by fire January 15, 1914
  • 1952 - June 29, Celebrated 125th anniversary
  • 1962 - 135th Anniversary
  • 1969 - September 7, merged with The United Presbyterian Church in Creston, Ohio