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Greenville in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

First Presbyterian Church

 
 
First Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 14, 2018
1. First Presbyterian Church Marker
Inscription. Pioneers Col. and Mrs. William Campbell considered founders of this church. Established in 1804, Rev. Thomas Nelson was first resident pastor. Early visiting ministers included Rev. Terah Templin and Rev. David Rice. First elders were Claiborne Rice, Hugh Martin and John Bone. Rev. Isaac Bard came in 1823 as pastor. First church built 1825 on Martin St.
 
Erected 2007 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2157.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 37° 11.966′ N, 87° 10.691′ W. Marker is in Greenville, Kentucky, in Muhlenberg County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street (U.S. 62) and West Campbell Street, on the right when traveling north on South Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 158 South Main Street, Greenville KY 42345, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of New Orleans (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Forrest Reconnoitered (about 400 feet away); Revolutionary War Soldiers (about 400 feet away); Muhlenberg County
First Presbyterian Church with marker to left. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 14, 2018
2. First Presbyterian Church with marker to left.
(about 500 feet away); Old Greenville Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); George Short House / George W. Short (1805-1863) (approx. 0.3 miles away); Muhlenberg Hero (approx. 0.8 miles away); Jonathan E. Spilman (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenville.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 19, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 27 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 19, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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