Institutional Baptist Church Founded in May 1917

1-1 Rev. Edgar Wendell Edwards

Rev. Edgar Wendell Edwards Pastor 1917 – 1920

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Founder and First Pastor Institutional Baptist Church


 

Institutional Baptist Church changed its name to Hartford Avenue Baptist Church in 1922

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Rev. Charles A. Hill Sr.

Second Pastor Institutional Baptist and first of Hartford Avenue Baptist Church

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Rev. Charles Andrew Hill, Sr.

Pastor 1920 – 1968


 

Rev. Hill passes the mantle to Rev. Adams in 1969

 

Hartford Avenue Baptist Church changed it’s name to Hartford Memorial Baptist Church

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Rev. Charles Gilchrist Adams
Pastor 1969 – Present

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Third pastor Hartford Avenue Baptist Church /
Hartford Memorial Baptist Church