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Near Salem in Harrison County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Greenbrier Church & Cemetery

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel
1. Greenbrier Church & Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  Site of Greenbrier Seventh Day Baptist Church, organized Aug. 1870 by members of New Salem church, est. 1792 in Salem. Met in log building; new church dedicated, 1880; razed, 1975. Rev. Peter Davis (1783-1885), original settler & Rev. Jacob Davis 91827-85), first pastor, buried here. Pulpit, pews & window panes used in Fort New Salem meeting house at Salem-Teikyo University.
 
Erected 1998 by Salem & Greenbrier Cemetery Association, West Virginia Archives and History.
 
Location. 39° 14.785′ N, 80° 34.97′ W. Marker is near Salem, West Virginia, in Harrison County. Marker is on Greenbrier Road (County Route 17) 0.1 miles east of County Route 17/3, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Salem WV 26426, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Matthew M. Neely (approx. 7.1 miles away); Center Point Covered Bridge (approx. 10.3 miles away); Chapman J. Stuart (approx. 10 miles away); Beehive Inn (approx. 10 miles
Greenbrier Church & Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel
2. Greenbrier Church & Cemetery Marker
away); West Union (approx. 10.6 miles away); Skirmish at West Union / West Union (approx. 10.7 miles away); J.H. Diss Debar (approx. 11.9 miles away); Jackson's Mill (approx. 12 miles away).
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & Religion
 
Reverend Peter Davis Grave image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel
3. Reverend Peter Davis Grave
Reverend Jacob Davis Grave image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel
4. Reverend Jacob Davis Grave
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 9, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 9, 2019, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 45 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 9, 2019, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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