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By Amanda Hartley, June 12, 2010
Heath Methodist Church Marker
Texas (Rockwall County), Heath — 6145 — Heath Methodist Church
Founded in 1890 at a site just south of town, this church originally was named Bethel Methodist Episcopal Church, South. The congregation and the church building moved to Heath between November 1909 and March 1910, and the original building was . . . — Map (db m33404) HM
Texas (Rockwall County), Heath — 6135 — Sterling Rex Barnes(Gravesite in Heath Cemetery)
Virginia native Sterling Rex Barnes (1799-1866) migrated to this area from Mississippi with his wife Martha Ann (Mitchell) (b.1809) and family in 1846. A pioneer settler in the community of Black Hill, now Heath, he was . . . — Map (db m33403) HM
Texas (Rockwall County), Rockwall — 6137 — Chisholm Cemetery
Enoch P. Chisholm, a circuit-riding Methodist minister, brought his family to this area in the 1860s. The community which grew up here was named in his honor. Chisholm donated land for this graveyard in 1871, and in 1875 he became the first person . . . — Map (db m33405) HM

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