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Old Franklin United Brethren Church

Location: 14023 Franklin Church Road, near dead end, north of Mounds SRA office, west of SR 101, south of Fairfield Causeway Road, Brookville. (Franklin County, Indiana)

Erected 1995 Indiana Historical Bureau and Church Congregation

ID# : 24.1995.1

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United Brethren among earliest settlers in eastern Indiana during territorial period. Original structure, built 1831, one of first United Brethren churches in Indiana. Evangelical United Brethren Church joined Methodist Church to become United Methodist Church, 1968. Listed in National Register of Historic Places, 1995.

Keywords

Religion, Early Settlement and Exploration