Saint Stephen's Methodist

  • Demonination: Methodist
  • Pastor: W.A Witherspoon
  • Race/Ethnicity: African-American
  • County: Okeechobee
  • City: Okeechobee
  • Date: 1921

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Saint Stephen's Methodist

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11. Record books of Sunday School or other organization:

Sunday School records have been kept by the secretary, 1921-1936. No records for 1937, account of its inactivity.

12. Financial records, if separate:

1921--; 6 vols., are kept at treasurer’s home in Colored town.

13. Unpublished historical sketches: (give author, title, date when written, and note if written in one of the record books): None

14. Published histories or historical sketches or directories, etc.: (give author, title, place and date of publication): None

15. Other records, miscellaneous manuscript material, etc.: None

16. Indicate by check condition of records: Fair
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17. Other information, particularly as to the origins, history, and previous names of the church:

This church was organized at a turpentine still about six miles from its present location. They have had a good membership, and some of the members erected a church in Cypress quarters for their convenience, and all work in one accord, church is known as St. Paul A.M.E. (African Methodist Episcopal) and is ser4ved by same pastor.