New Mount Zoar Baptist Church

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Title

New Mount Zoar Baptist Church

Description

The church was started around 1886 by a former slave Jackson Hughes who married former slave Mariah Beckwith. Where they lived was originally called Jacksonville, then Hughesville.

Creator

Jackson Hughes

Building Item Type Metadata

Location

Braddock Road

Collection

Citation

Jackson Hughes, “New Mount Zoar Baptist Church,” Fairfax County African American History Inventory, accessed March 1, 2024, https://fairfaxaahi.centerformasonslegacies.com/items/show/208.