Baptist Churches Milledgeville and Baldwin County, Ga

Photo by Eileen Babb McAdams 2006
Camp Creek Primitive Baptist Church
Established 1817
Baptist Churches 
Milledgeville & Baldwin County, Ga.
Name Predominate
Antioch Primitive Baptist 
Old Monticello Rd. 
Black Cemetery (link)
Black Springs Baptist 
Sparta Hwy. Black Springs Community NE
White Cemetery (link)
Camp Creek Primitive Baptist 
339 Salem Church Rd
White Cemetery (link)
Cooperville Baptist 
100 Coopers Church Rd.
White Cemetery (link)
Cooper Hill Baptist 
487 Gordon Hwy, S.W.
Community Baptist
143 Log Cabin Rd,
- -
Community Life Baptist
1340 Orchard Hill Rd
Black -
County Line Baptist
1012 Hwy 49 W
Black Cemetery (link)
County Line Primitive Baptist, aka
Mt. Calvary & Neriah Church
120 Neriah Rd, N. W., off Hwy 212
Black Front Cemetery(link)
Back Cemetery (link)
Covenant Baptist 
254 Ivey Dr., Hardwick
White -
Elbethel Baptist 
251 N. Irwin St. There was one with this name near the river on "Factory Hill" that burned in 1915
Black -
Emmanuel Baptist 
384 Gordon Hwy.
White Cemetery (link)
Evergreen Baptist
119 Ivey Weaver Rd,
Black -
First Baptist
330 S. Liberty St.
White -
Fishing Creek Primitive Baptist
Fishing Creek Church Rd, off Hw 22 W.
White & Black
Currently Black
Revs. Sterly & John Ross preached here Nov. 6, 1834. Macon Weekly Telegraph, Oct. 16, 1834. Jonathan Moore was a deacon here in the late 1840's. Mary Ann Buchanan was a member here in 1851 when she died. Hardshell Baptist. On  Mr. J.M. D. Webb's Plantation per 1880 Union Recorder. Cemetery (ink)
Flagg Chapel Baptist
400 W. Franklin St.
Black -
Friendship Baptist 
Hwy 24 East
Black Cemetery (link)
Friendship Baptist Church Society (WMBS)
Hwy 24 East
Black Cemetery (link)
Grace Baptist 
112 Alexander Dr. Hardwick
White -
Greater Mt. Zion Baptist 
Founded in Hopewell community in 1879 moved to Harrisburg 1885
Black -
Green Pasture Baptist 
150 N. Warren St
Black *Congregation met in different members homes until present bldg. was erected & dedicated in 1938. First pastor - Rev. J. A. Rooks of Ocilla, Ga. 
Gumm Hill Baptist 
1125 Hwy 24 East
Black Old Cemetery (link)
New Cemetery (link)
Hardwick Baptist 
124 Thomas St, Hardwick
White -1913 as a mission by Rev. T. E. Farmer
**First settled clergyman, Rev. Mr. Dewell 1913-1915
Hardwick Progressive
Primitive Baptist 
107 First St., Hardwick
White -
Harmony Baptist 
Harmony Church Rd. East Baldwin
White Cemetery (link)
House of Prayer Baptist
501 N. Liberty
Black -
Metropolitan Baptist  Black Was located on Clark St., near railroad. Rev. A. W. Hawkins pastor in 1911
Mitchell Zion Baptist
309 Union Hill Church Rd, S.W.
Black Cemetery (link)
Morgan Chapel Baptist
1903 N. Columbia
Black -
Mosleyville Baptist 
106 Oak St., Hardwick
White -
Mount Nebo Baptist
338 Prosser Rd. N.E.
Black -
Mount Olive Baptist
107 Second St., Hardwick
Black -
Mount Olive Primitive Baptist 
was off Hwy 24 East
White Cemetery (link)
Mount Pleasant Baptist 
Mt. Pleasant Church Rd, near Scottsboro & Coopers
White Constituted in 1876
Cemetery (link)
New Hope Baptist
345 E, Camden St,
Black -
New Zion Primitive Baptist Black was open in 1917
Northside Baptist 
1001 N. Jefferson St,
White -
Oak Grove Baptist #1
508 Hwy 49 West
Black *White frame bldge was erected & dedicated in 1891.  First settled clergyman, Rev. Wimberly of Macon, Ga. Cemetery
Pine Ridge Baptist
657 Old Monticello Rd
- Before 1908
Rock Mill Baptist 
Hwy 441 N.
Black *Congregation always worshiped in this white frame bldg which was erected & dedicated in 1900. First  settled clergyman, Rev. Alexander Simmons. Cemetery 
Rock of Ages Baptist
601 W. Mongtomery
Black -
Saint Marys Chapel 
994 Sparta Hwy.
Black before 1908-
Saint Marys Baptist
Hwy 212 N.W.
Black *Constitution in 1875. Congregation worshiped in different members homes until the 1st bldg. was erected  & dedicated in 1890. First settled clergyman Rev. Butts Jestus 1875-1883.
Saint Pauls Baptist 
458 Meriwether Rd. N.W.
Black Established in 1881.
Salem Baptist 
Salem Church Rd. S.W.
White Constituted 1882**
Scottsboro Baptist
107 Collins Circle
White Constituted 1957
Founding pastor Rev. John Willis Layfield
Second Colored Baptist aka Hamp Brown Church Black Founded November 1873 by Hamp Brown. Was located east of the capitol on  northern half of Lot No. 3, Square 24. 
Second Macedonia Baptist 
2914 Vinson Hwy S.E., Hwy 112
Black *Wooden white bldg with bell was erected in 1893. 
Shiloh Baptist 
294 Harrisburg Rd.
Black The land was bought December 1, 1874. Church was constituted 1875. 
*First settled clergyman Rev. Scott Thomas
Sinclair Baptist 
102 Airport Rd. 
White -
Spring Hill Missionary Baptist 
296 Lake Laurel Rd
Black * Constituted 1889. Congregation always worshiped at present site. First established clergyman, Rev. Hesikiah Nelson. Cemetery
Torrance Chapel Baptist
Pancras Rd, Coopers
Black Cemetery
Union Baptist 
720 N. Clark St.
Black Brick church built 1909. Rev. D. D. Dickson was pastor in 1914.
Union Missionary Baptist
135 Prosser Rd
Black -
Vaughn Chapel Baptist
1980 N. Jefferson St.
Black * Constituted 1869. Worshiped in 2 bldgs since erected & dedicated. 1st  settled clergyman Rev. Frank Odum
Victory Baptist
107 Sinclair Marina Rd
White -
Westview Baptist
273 Hwy 49 West
White -
*Source: WPA Church Records, Baldwin County, Black Churches, 9/19/1939, Georgia Archives
**Source: WPA Church Records, Baldwin County, White Churches, 9/19/1939, Georgia Archives

Eileen Babb McAdams copyright 2004