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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.
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.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
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.
 
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 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Forrest Reconnoitered (approx. 0.2 miles away); Muhlenberg County (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Presbyterian Church
Old Greenville Cemetery image. Click for full size.
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.
(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.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & ReligionWar of 1812
 
 
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 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 19, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
 
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