Details for Law's Chapel Methodist Church (Atlas Number 5067009824)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5067009824

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Marker Number 9824
Atlas Number 5067009824
Marker Title Law's Chapel Methodist Church
Index Entry Law's Chapel Methodist Church
Address
City Atlanta
County Cass
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 385288
UTM Northing 3663029
Subject Codes Methodist (Methodist Episcopal and United Methodist) denomination; churches
Marker Year 1968
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location on FM 2329 about .5 mi. off US 59 about 6 mi. SW of Atlanta
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text First Protestant church in area. Founded in 1853 by George Law and wife Martha, pioneers from Georgia. Members first worshipped under a brush arbor, then in a log structure. In 1859 joined Methodist Conference, began present building 1869. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1968