First African Baptist Church
23 Montgomery Street, Savannah 31401 Driving directions
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Established in 1773 by freed slave George Leile, this church is considered to be the oldest black Baptist church in North America. By 1826 church members had established the first African-American Sunday School and in 1859 had the current structure built.


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