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Antioch Baptist Church

Photo © 2016 David Bulit, Antioch baptist Church - Crawfordville, Georgia

Possessing a congregation that dates back to 1886, the Antioch Baptist Church located just of Taliaferro County, Georgia was founded by ex-slaves looking to expand their freedom and shaping their lives as they saw fit. Having purchased four acres from a nearby landowner for a church and cemetery, the church was built in 1899 by