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Photo of Saxton's Methodist Episcopal Church

“St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church was organized, in the Brandywine Hundred Fire-House on Jan. 11, 1942. On Sun., Mar. 22, 1942, an American flag and a Church flag were presented and unfurled in the meeting place. The church was incorporated on Apr. 12, 1942.

The new church site on Duncan Road at Villa Place, Cragmere, was dedicated on Sun., Nov. 17, 1946, by the Rev. W. Robert Miller, the pastor and the congregation. Because of rain the ceremony was held in Mt. Pleasant School. (1)

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Text Source:

1. Frank R. Zebley, The Churches of Delaware, Wilmington, Delaware, 1947, p. 232.

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