Documenting the American South Logo
Loading
Collections >> The Church in the Southern Black Community >> Document Menu >> Page 224
James M. Simms (James Meriles)
The First Colored Baptist Church in North America. Constituted at Savannah, Georgia, January 20, A.D. 1788. With Biographical Sketches of the Pastors.
Philadelphia: Printed by J. B. Lippincott Company, 1888.

PRESENT DEACONS OF THE CHURCH
O. Foster. Edw. Wicks. Wm. Rivers. A. Denslow. G.B. Lewis. H.R. Rahn.
M. White. W. H. Royal. L. Holmes. J. W. Black. D. B. Gadsden. B. H. Renier. H. Green.

Page 224

Illustration

Subjects:
  • Green, H.
  • Renier, B. H.
  • Gadsden, D. B.
  • Black, J. W.
  • Holmes, L.
  • Royal, W. H.
  • White, M.
  • Rahn, H. R.
  • Lewis, G. B.
  • Denslow, A.
  • Rivers, William.
  • Wicks, Edward.
  • Foster, O.
  • African American Baptists--Georgia--Savannah.