Details for Mullin United Methodist Church

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5333003532


Marker Number 3532
Atlas Number 5333003532
Marker Title Mullin United Methodist Church
Index Entry Mullin United Methodist Church
Address RR 5735, S of US 84
City Mullin
County Mills
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 531917
UTM Northing 3491486
Subject Codes churches; Methodist (Methodist Episcopal and United Methodist) denomination
Marker Year 1977
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark No
Marker Location RR 5735, 1 block south of intersection of US 84 and RR 5735, Mullin.
Private Property No
Marker Condition In Situ
Marker Size 18" x 28"
Marker Text Charles Mullins, for whom this town was later named, came here with cattle in 1857. By tradition, a Methodist circuit rider preached at his home. The date of the church's founding is uncertain. Worship was held in Mullin Schoolhouse for years. In 1893, Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Martin gave this site and in 1896 a building was constructed under leadership of The Rev. Marion Mills. After a 1919 cyclone wrecked that building the present native stone church was erected in 1920, using much material from original structure.

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