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From: O Eugene Queen <>
Subject: [QUEEN] Scotts Creek Baptist Church
Date: Sat, 08 Sep 2001 23:59:08 -0400
The following from Jackson County (NC) Heritage, Vol I, 1992 is provided
for those interested in the Queens of Scotts Creek/Cullowhee in the
"The Scotts Creek Baptist Church was organized March 26, 1830 under the
guidance of Rev. Humphrey Posey". Adam Corn and Setphen White's names
are also noted.
Charter members, who were released from Cullowhee Baptist to organize
Scotts Creek, were:
Others who were soon released from Cullowhee to Scotts Creek were:
Margaret Kerklin (OEQ note: perhaps Kirklin or Kirkland)
Mary A. Mull
Messengers to the Tuckaseegee Baptist Association in 1830 from Scotts
"The first church building was a small log house erected near a wagon
road on the Hatfield land where R. R. Fisher lives at Addie." "Elder
Stephen White preached the first sermon."
Benjamin E. Hatfield was ordained by Cullowhee on 1-16-1830 and elected
as the first pastor of Scotts Creek.
Daniel Bryson was the first clerk.
Thomas Woodfin was ordained as deacon.
This article was submitted for the Jackson County, NC Heritage book by
Mary Frances Knight.
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