Photo by Eileen B. McAdams Sep. 2009
Pleasant Plains Primitive Baptist Church
Wilkinson County, Ga.
Plesant Plains Road. Southwest of Irwinton.
Organized in 1830

    Victor Davidson's History of Wilkinson County says the "church was organized in 1830  by Elijah Hammock, David Smith, Jordan Baker and Icobod Scarborough. David Smith preached the first  sermon and was the first pastor.
    Services were orginally held one half mile east of High Hill court ground on lands of W. W. Smith but in 1831 was moved to its present site.
   Early members were Elijah Hogan, Joel Hardie, Isaac T. Porter, Elizabeth Porter, Anna Porter, Mary C. Porter, Charles Porter."

Old Pleasant Plains Church
The old church was located to the right of the drive, with two cedar trees planted on either side of the
steps.  Only one tree remains as one can see when they drive up to the brick church.
Photo courtesy of and permission  of Manelle Stuckey Coussons, via R. Elizabeth Brewer.

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Pleasant Plains School 1918

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