Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
 
 

Lincoln County West Virginia Historical Markers

 
Forks of Coal Missionary Baptist Church and Marker image, Touch for more information
By J. J. Prats, July 13, 2019
Forks of Coal Missionary Baptist Church and Marker
West Virginia (Lincoln County), Alum Creek — Forks of Coal Missionary Baptist Church
On September 21, 1833, an arm of Upper Falls of Coal River Church met at the forks of Coal River. The group petitioned, May 1834, and on June 21, 1834, became a distinct church, Forks of Coal River Church, with 25 members. A log meeting house was . . . — Map (db m137393) WM
West Virginia (Lincoln County), Hamlin — Brigadier General Charles E. "Chuck" Yeager
Born Myra, Lincoln County, West Virginia, February 13, 1923 Graduated Hamlin High School, 1941 Enlisted Army Air Corps, September 1941 Received Pilotís Wings, March 1943 World War II, 64 combat missions, destroyed 13 enemy aircraft . . . — Map (db m126798) HM WM
West Virginia (Lincoln County), Hamlin — 2000 — Hamlin
Hamlin became county seat, 1869. First court met, 1867, at Hamline Church (1 Mi. away), where, 1852-53, the Virginia Legislature established town of Hamline, named for Bishop Leonidas Lent Hamline of the Methodist Episcopal Church. WV 2000 . . . — Map (db m126883) HM

3 markers matched your search criteria.  
  
  
 
Paid Advertisement