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

Old Greenville Cemetery

 
 
Old Greenville Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mark Hilton, September 14, 2018
1. Old Greenville Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  Land for this cemetery given to Presbyterian Church by Charles and Nancy Wing in two deeds, 1825 and 1826. One plot deeded by Jas. Weir, 1827. Trustees of the Church--Ephraim M. Brank, M. C. Hay and Alney Dennis--deeded cemetery to city of Greenville, 1874. Ephraim M. Brank, distinguished war hero of 1812, and other pioneer citizens of Greenville are buried here.
 
Erected 1977 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1609.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & ReligionWar of 1812. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1825.
 
Location. 37° 12.019′ N, 87° 10.505′ W. Marker is in Greenville, Kentucky, in Muhlenberg County. Marker is on Court Row north of Martin Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Court Row, Greenville KY 42345, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of New Orleans (approx. 0.2 miles away); Revolutionary War Soldiers
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(approx. 0.2 miles away); Forrest Reconnoitered (approx. 0.2 miles away); Muhlenberg County (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (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. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenville.
 
Old Greenville Cemetery image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mark Hilton, September 14, 2018
2. Old Greenville Cemetery
This is a replacement marker, old pole can be seen on right of new marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 19, 2018. It was originally submitted on September 19, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 240 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 19, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
 
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