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Bethlehem Methodist Church

Bethlehem Methodist Church

The original chapel was built on this site which was donated by Moses LeCompte and Elizabeth LeCompte. The deed, dated September 15, 1787, is the oldest one on record for Methodist Episcopal Church land in Dorchester County. Both Bishop Francis Asbury and Reverend Freeborn Garrettson preached here.

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MD, Dorchester Co, Taylors Island

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Freeborn Garrettson
Moses LeCompte

Posted By: Ray Gurganus

Updated: 7-27-2020