First Baptist Church

82 Third Street, Troy, NY

Greek Revival style brick church built in 1846

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First Baptist Church

From A History of Troy & Vicinity, A.J.Weiss 1886

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Description 

First Baptist was organized in 1795 and the second oldest church in Troy. The last church house built in 1846 and served the congregation until 2014 when it was sold to the Tau Nu chapter of Phi Gamma Delta at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. The dwindling congregation merged with nearby Mount Ida Community Baptist Church.

Update Log 

  • March 2, 2019: New photo from Richard Doody
  • March 2, 2019: Added by Richard Doody

Sources 

  • Richard Doody