Reverse Order – Black Experience – Church History
Presbytery of Baltimore History
Nat Turner’s Rebellion
Indian Removal Act
Signed by Andrew Jackson, beginning the Trail of Tears.
Taneytown Presbyterian Church Organized
GA calls for gradual emancipation
First African Presbyterian Church Est.
First African American Minister
John Gloucester is ordained.
Baltimore becomes city with largest free black population
In the United States
First overture calling for abolition passed
America Declares Independence
First & Franklin Street Presbyterian Church Organized
Missionary movement begins. People consider evangelization of enslaved people.
Town of Baltimore Founded
First presbytery established
by Fancis Makemie (who owned slaves) in Philadelphia
White appears in colonial laws
Bible translated into Algonquin
Native American “evangelization” leads to “praying towns” at Natick, MA
Congregation organizes first Presbyterian Church in the USA
Southampton Long Island, New York