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Former United Baptists



KEY
MB = Missionary Baptist
ORB = Old Regular Baptist
PB = Primitive Baptist
RB = Regular Baptist
SB = Separate Baptist
SBC = Southern Baptist Convention



Association Name

Location
(by City, County and/or State)

Started  
Condition
Strawberry
VA
1776
SBC
                  Associations in VA became United Baptist in 1787.
Middle District
VA
1784
SBC
                  Associations in VA became United Baptist in 1787. Corresponded with South KY and convinced them to become UB (1795).
Elkhorn
Woodford Co, KY
9/3/1785
SBC
                 This is the first association formed in the state of Kentucky.
Holston (District)
Washington Co, TN
10/30/1786SBC
                Started off as Separate Baptist, then Regular; changed to United Baptist before becoming Southern Baptist.
Tate's Creek
KY
1793
SBC
                This is the first association formed as a United Baptist association in Kentucky.
Bracken
KY1799
SBC?
Tennessee
TN
12/5/1802
SBC
South District
Anderson Co, KY
1802
SBC?
Long Run
Northern KY
9/16/1803
SBC?
Cumberland
Williamson Co, TN
1803
SBC?
Russell's Creek
Hardin (and/or Cumberland) Co, KY
9/8/1804
SBC?
Red River
Christian Co, KY
4/15/1807
SBC?
Cumberland River
KY
1809?
American Baptist
                  Affiliated with the American Baptist Association.
ConcordStatesville, TN
9/25/1810
SBC?
Gasper River
Ohio Co, KY
9/26/1812
SBC
Little River
Christian Co, KY
1813
SBC
Burning Spring
Magoffin Co (?), KY
1813
Regular Primitive
                  Grandmother association to most United Baptists and Old Regular Baptists in Eastern KY today,
Union (#2)
Harrison Co, KY
1813
SBC
South Union
Knox and Whitley Co, KY
9/15/1815
SBC?
Franklin
Franklin Co, KY
1815
SBC
Tugalo RiverFranklin Co, GA/Pendleton,  SC
9/12/1818
SBC
Mt. Pleasant
Boone's Lick, MO
1818
SBC
Powell Valley
Clairborne Co, TN
1818
PB
Drake's Creek
Allen Co, KY
10/6/1820
SBC
                 Became Bay's Fork Assoc, now called, "Allen Baptist Association".
Salem
Sumner Co, TN
Aug. 1822
SBC?
                 Dropped "United Baptist" from title in 1872.
Boone's Creek
 Estill and Fayette Co, KY
5/28/1823
SBC
Hiwassee
TN
May 1823
PB
Cape Girardeau
Cape Girardeau Co, MO
1824
SBC
               The Association split over missions, one side became Regular Baptist (defunct?), and the other went into missionary work.
Little Wabash
IL
1825
PB
New Salem
KY
1825
ORB
                     In 1854, they changed to "Regular United", then to "Regular Primitive",  then in 1870 to "Old Regular Baptist".  Mother of the Old Regular Baptist
          associations.
Forked Deer
TN
<1828
PB
Nolachucky
Northeast TN
11/8/1828
SBC
Big Hatchie
Carroll and Gibson Co, TN
1828
SBC
               http://www.bighatchiebaptist.org
Barren River (#1)
Barren Co, KY
 9/15/1830
MB
Laurel River (#2)
Laurel Co, KY
1831 (1880s)
SBC
               There was a split in the 1880s which formed two associations; one UB and the other SBC.
Sweetwater
 McMinn, Meigs, and Polk Co, TN
1831
SBC
Franklin
MO
1834
SBC
Saline
Saline Co, AR
10/1/1836
American Baptist
               Oldest continuous association in the state of Arkansas.
Big Sandy
Benton Co, TN
5/13/1837
PB?
Northern
Union Co, TN
11/30/1838
SBC
Little Bonne Femme
Callaway and Boone Co, MO
1839
SBC
               This association supported one of their members, Dr. William Jewell, in forming of the William Jewell College in Liberty, MO.
Liberty
KY
6/12/1840
SBC
Franklin (Union)
Franklin Co, IL
1841
MB
South Cumberland River
Russell Co, KY
1841
MB
Daviess County
KY
11/12/1844
SBC
               Probably the current Daviess-McLean Association?
Osage River
Camden, Maries, Miller, and Morgan Co, MO
1844
SBC
Trinity River
Robertson, Brazos, Leon Co, TX
July 1848
MB
               Called the "Baptist Missionary Association of Texas".
Eastern Texas
Nacogdoches, TX
Nov. 1849
MB
               Changed name to Central Baptist Association (1852).  This body is an unaffiliated Missionary Baptist group.
Mates Creek
Pike Co, KY
1849
Regular Primitive
St. Francois
Madison, Bollinger, and Wayne Co, MO
Oct. 1850
SBC
                The actual name of this association was "St. Francois Association of United Baptists, Devoted to Benevolent Purposes".
Clinton
Knox Co, TN
1853?
SBC?
Freedom
Polk, Webster, Dallas, and Laclede Co, MO
1858
MB
                Became Polk County Assoc (1889)
Union
Pike Co, KY
1859
ORB
                Union was formally called "Union Regular United Baptist Association" before changing their name to Old Regular.
Fayetteville
Crawford Co, AR
<1860
SBC?
Antioch
MO
1866
MB
                Renamed from Cedar Association (1848)** - According to Douglass, Cedar was reorganized as Antioch, but was also renamed as Cedar County???
Blood River
KY
1870
SBC
Booneville
Owsley Co, KY
9/2/1871
SBC?
                Once considered "United Regular".
Rockcastle
Mt. Vernon, Rockcastle Co, KY
1871
SBC
North Concord (#2)
Russell and Pulaski Co, KY
1876
Old Time MB
Ohio River
Crittenden Co, KY
10/13/1883
SBC
Western District
TN
?
SBC?
Irvine
Owsley Co, KY
?
SBC?

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