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Waller County Churches

ROCK ISLAND BAPTIST CHURCH

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ROCK ISLAND BAPTIST CHURCH
In 1893, William Pryor, Dock Jackson, and Napoleon Bridges all trustees of the Rock Island Baptist Church bought ones acre in the J. C Bartlett survey, about eight miles NW of Hempstead off FM-1736. The church served the Rock Island, Howth, and Cedar Creek Communities in NW Waller County. 1893 Pastor. B. W. Wade Wm. Pryor M. Jones J. Murphy H. Clay B. Northwerther N. Bridget D. Jackson
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