Richville Welsh Congregational Church
Also the migration of the first Welsh settlers
Ministers Who Have Served As Pastors
Rev. Thomas Rees 1858-1864 • Rev. David Jones 1865-1886
Rev. George M. Rees 1887-1889 • Rev. Thomas T. Davies 1888-1893
Rev. John Rosser Jones 1894-1896 • Rev. Richard M. Jones 1896-1897
Rev. Lewis E. Lewis 1897-1902 • Rev. John Williams 1902-1903
Rev. J.T. Griffiths 1904-1908 • Rev. David L. Williams 1908-1915
Rev. Griffith Evans 1915-1919
Early Settlers Who Came to Richville
James & Ann Griffis • Evan Griffis
John & Mary Davies • Joshua & Jane Davies • Enoch P. & Jane Griffiths
Evan Jones • Thomas & Elizabeth Jones • Thomas P. & Mary Griffiths
Benjamin & Margaret Jones • David & Ann Davies • John & Margaret Davies
David & Mary Thomas • Rev. Thomas & Jane Rees • Griffith E. Davies
Ebenezer & Esther Griffiths • James & Eleanor Jones • David James
Thomas & Hannah Rees • David & Akah Thomas • Mary Jones Ethridge
Evan & Ann Jones • Joseph & Ann Rowland • Robert W. Jones
Evan & Sarah Davies • David E. & Sarah Davies • Mary Lewis
David Lewis • David & Mary Griffiths • Margaret Davies
Margaret James • Mary Davies • David D. & Margaret Davies
Rev. David & Elizabeth Jones • Joshua & Hannah Jones • Sarah Evans
John & Mary Jones • Henry & Hannah Jones • Erasmus & Ann Jones
Mary Jenkins • Elias & Mary Davies • Evan & Jane Davies
Thomas & Jane Williams • Thomas & Hannah Davies
Church built in 1859 by Ebenezer Griffiths. Church renovated in 1925 by his grandson Webster E. Griffiths.
Tablet placed in 1926
Erected 1926 by the Members of Richville Welsh Congregational Church.
Location. 44° 24.552′ N, 75° 23.962′ W. Marker is in Richville, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is on Main Street north of U.S. 11, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richville NY 13681, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Richville Village (approx. ¼ mile away); Helen Rich (approx. 0.4 miles away); "Lest We Forget" (approx. 6.1 miles away); Ornamental Lighting Equipment In Tribute to Rhoda Fox Graves (approx. 6.2 miles away); The First Presbyterian Church and the Gouverneur Museum (approx. 6.2 miles away); In Honor of Edward John Noble (approx. 6.2 miles away); War of 1812 (approx. 6.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richville.
Also see . . . Welsh Congregational Church of Richville, New York, Marker Genealogy. (Submitted on November 16, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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