Churches of Taylor County, Fl. 

Stephensville Baptist Church

Denomination:  Baptist
Location 1939:       
Location 2013: 

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Church Historian:  Interviewed: 

     Constituted 1930; First services in very small, frame structure, erected 1930, holding services until torn down, and present large, white rectangular, frame building erected 1935, dedeicated 1936.  A half-time church, meeting 2nd and 4th Sundays.  Present membership, 30. Active organization, Sunday School.

   Pastors who have served this church are:
    o    first settled and only pastor was Rev. A. H. Townsend, 1930.  Education: Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY. 

Church records:

    1)  LEDGER( Minutes) 1930- 1 vol Shows business done, reports of pastor, treasurer, auxiliaries, election of officers, decons, delegates; register of members, baptisms, death, marriages by Pastor, money received and spent and how.  Condition good.  Custody Mrs. Pearl Jefford, Clerk, Steinhatchee, Fl

    2) SUNDAY SCHOOL RECORDS, 1930-- 1 vol., Showing members, officers, teachers, sessions, attendance, lessons, programs, visitors, according to Six Point Record System;  receipts and disbursements.  Condition good.   Custody of Superintendent, E. F. Buehler, Steinhatchee.

References:  1939 WPA Historic Records Survey

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