German settlers formed a congregation here that was a center of Lutheranism in Virginia throughout the 19th century. The church built around 1800 was replaced by the present structure in 1854. The cemetery has distinctive stones dating from 1804 to the present. St. John's became a part of Holy Trinity, Wytheville, in 1924.
Geographic Location: Wythe County
Physical Description of Location: N 4th Street (Virginia 52 northbound), just after going under I-81 overpass, Wytheville, VA 24382. Marker is on right when traveling north on Virginia 52.
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