First Baptist Church of Mandarin

  • Demonination: Baptist
  • Pastor: N.C. Tolbert
  • Race/Ethnicity: African-American
  • County: Duval
  • City: Mandarin
  • Date: 1858

Print View (image only)
Image Number: 0401075

First Baptist Church of Mandarin

Editor's Note

On many of the scans, text appears to bleed through from the reverse page as survey workers often used recycled paper printed on one side with unrelated material. Users should be aware that the bleed-through is not a missing page.


[added note] (Negro – NBC of USA, Inc.) [end note]

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF MANDERIN, 1858--. Mandarin, Duval County.

Constituted 1858. Services in a brush arbor, present site, until log cabin erected 1859, services here until a white, rectangular, frame structure, with tower and bell, erected and dedicated 1883, additions 1927, 1938. Present membership ____. Active organizations, Sunday School, Baptist Young People’s Union, Woman’s Home Missionary Society.

First settled pastor, Rev. Simmons, 1858-c1868. Present pastor, Rev. N.C. Tolbert, 1938--, 1528 Lee St., Jacksonville. See, "Our Anniversary, 80 Years of Service in the Church," 1858--, by Mr. William Bryant, 1938, custody of John Foster, Mandarin.

(CHURCH RECORDS), 1930--, 4 vols. Showing minutes of church conferences, reports, membership roll, baptisms, deaths, receipts, disbursements. Custody of clerk, Mrs. Carnalla T. Easton, General Delivery, Mandarin.

(SUNDAY SCHOOL RECORDS), 1885-1900, 8 vols.; 1900--, 38 vols. Showing minutes of meetings, membership roll, reports, offerings, attendance.

BAPTIST YOUNG PEOPLE’S UNION RECORD BOOKS, 1900--, 37 vols. Showing minutes, membership roll, reports, receipts, disbursements.

(WOMAN’S HOME MISSIONARY SOCIETY RECORDS), 1926--, 9 vols. Showing minutes, membership roll, reports, receipts, disbursements. Custody of president, Mrs. Maude O. Cain, Mandarin.