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Pictures of Old Neck Methodist Church in Wahee, SC

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Re: Pictures of Old Neck Methodist Church in Wahee, SC

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Thanks, Dottie. I really appreciate the response.

We are planning a trip to Wahee as well. We are descended from the Shaws, specifically the line of William Shaw - Thomas Shaw/Truey Wiggins - William Baker Shaw/Sarah Tanner - Elizabeth Bake Shaw/William D. Britt. I believe that some are buried at Wahee, including Thomas and William Baker Shaw, but I am not sure of the others. If you have any photographs you could easily share that would be fantastic.

I think I might have tracked down the old church, although I have not conducted any research to confirm the article I found. According to what I read, the church was the oldest in Marion County and was established and built in 1735 as All Saints Episcopal. After the Revolutionary War it became a Methodist church. In 1780 the church was moved near the Old Neck Cemetery and started going by the name of Old Neck Methodist. The building was dismantled and rebuilt in its current location in Brittons Neck in 1917. The article has a photograph of the church building. http://www.sciway.net/sc-photos/marion-county/central-united...

Thanks so much for the response. If you do have any photographs that are easy to share, please feel free to email them to me at wbritt@brunerpowell.com. But only if it is no trouble.

Best wishes,
Will

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