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Fayetteville in Cumberland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

MacPherson Church

 
 
MacPherson Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 7, 2010
1. MacPherson Church Marker
Inscription. Presbyterian. Founded by early Scottish settlers. Graves of Alexander MacPherson and T. H. Holmes, a Confederate general, 1 1/2 miles N.
 
Erected 1939 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number I-13.)
 
Location. 35° 2.673′ N, 78° 56.12′ W. Marker is in Fayetteville, North Carolina, in Cumberland County. Marker is on South MacPherson Church Road near Raeford Road (Business U.S. 401), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3306 Raeford Road, Fayetteville NC 28303, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John England (approx. one mile away); Saint Patrick Catholic Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Confederate Women's Home (approx. 1.9 miles away); James C. Dobbin (approx. 1.9 miles away); Cumberland County Confederate Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); Southwest Tower (1849 - 1856) (approx. 2.4 miles away); Gun Carriage and Turning Shop (1842 - 1849) (approx. 2.4 miles away); Engine House (1838 - 1848) (approx. 2.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fayetteville.
 
Also see . . .  MacPherson Presbyterian Church. (Submitted on May 17, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Wide view of the MacPherson Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 7, 2010
2. Wide view of the MacPherson Church Marker

 
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MacPherson Church (1868) image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 7, 2010
3. MacPherson Church (1868)
Grave of Alexander MacPherson image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 7, 2010
4. Grave of Alexander MacPherson
A church deacon who donated the seven acres, on Cliffdale Road, for the church and cemetery.
Grave of Confederate Lieutenant General Theophilus Hunter Holmes (1804-1880) image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 7, 2010
5. Grave of Confederate Lieutenant General Theophilus Hunter Holmes (1804-1880)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 662 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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