Church of God

  • Demonination: Conventional Holiness
  • Pastor: Marion Waldren
  • Race/Ethnicity: White
  • County: Okeechobee
  • City: Bassinger
  • Date: 1911

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Church of God

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W.P.A. Form 20 HR

Worker’s Full Name: David E. Martin
Date: 9-15-37

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WORKS PROGRESS ADMINISTRATION
SURVEY OF STATE AND LOCAL HISTORICAL RECORDS: 1936

Name of State: Florida
HISTORICAL RECORDS SURVEY

CHURCH RECORDS FORM

1. County: Okeechobee
City or town: P.O. Bassinger

2. Name of church: Church of God
Street address: Country (P.O. Bassinger)

3. Denomination: Conventional Holiness
Date organized: 1911, no record of first meeting

4. Date of lapse, if now defunct: None

5. Information as to previous buildings:

Meetings were conducted in old school house until present building was erected.

6. Date present building dedicated or consecrated: 1925
Rebuilt: 1925

7. Architecture, bells, inscriptions, special features of building:

Common wood building, no special features.

8. First settled clergyman: Marion Waldren
Tenure: 1911-1912, no settled clergyman
Education Background: Unknown

9. Minute books (By years, volumes, file boxes, etc.):

All records are kept in 1 vol., by the secretary, at his home. They cover business meetings, record of members, deaths, money received and paid out.

10. Register books of baptisms, confirmations, marriages, members, deaths:

See Item 9. Record of members and deaths are kept in minute book.