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Wesley Methodist Church in Wheeling

Wesley chapel, formerly known as South Wheeling church, erected on Jacob Street, eighth ward, was built in 1850, rebuilt in 1871 [1], and extensively remodeled in 1890.

Wesley and Chapline Street Methodist Churches merged to form Aldersgate Church in 1966. Wesley Methodist Church was located at 3722 Jacob Street.

 Read a history of Wesley Methodist Church from the 1949 100th Anniversary Celebration

[1] "Cyclopedia of Methodism: Embracing Sketches of Its Rise, Progress, and Present Condition, with Biographical Notices and Numerous Illustrations," L. H. Everts, 1881.


▶ Wesley Methodist Church was located at 3722 Jacob Street (no longer standing).


Wesley Methodist Church, 100th Anniversary, June 1949


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Additional Resources

Library resources:
▶ Vertical File: Wheeling Methodist Churches, (Wheeling Room, non-circulating, ask for access at the reference desk).

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