Place:Palestine, Franklin, Illinois, United States

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NamePalestine
TypeUnknown
Located inFranklin, Illinois, United States
See alsoThe Diggins, Franklin, Illinois, United Statesalternate name

The Palestine community was loosely organized around "Diggins Corners" a crossroads out in the country about 4 miles northwest of Benton. Palestine School, Palestine Free Will Baptist Church, Palestine Missionary Baptist Church and a country store surrounded the four corners. The Palestine and Diggins communities overlapped in this area.

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