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Oak Grove Mennonite Church (Mennonite Church) located 2 miles (3 km) west of Grantsville, MD, on top of Negro

Mountain, a member of the Allegheny Conference, was started as a Sunday school in a log schoolhouse. The first members were received in 1888. The first meetinghouse was built in 1900 and remodeled in 1954. The church membership reached 45 in 1920 and then gradually declined. After 1950 the work was revived and in 1957 there were 30 members, with A. C. Walls as pastor.

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Author(s) Claude R Beachy
Date Published 1957


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Beachy, Claude R. "Oak Grove Mennonite Church (Grantsville, Maryland, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1957. Web. 25 Dec 2014. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Oak_Grove_Mennonite_Church_(Grantsville,_Maryland,_USA)&oldid=122428.

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Beachy, Claude R. (1957). Oak Grove Mennonite Church (Grantsville, Maryland, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 25 December 2014, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Oak_Grove_Mennonite_Church_(Grantsville,_Maryland,_USA)&oldid=122428.




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