Warren County Iowa Genealogical Society




    New Virginia Baptist Church

    New Virginia Baptist Church, New Virginia, Iowa

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    New Virginia Baptist Church, copied from The History of Warren County, Iowa, compiled by the Warren County Genealogical Society, Curtis Media Corp., Dallas, Texas, 1987

    The New Virginia Baptist Church was organized in March 1870. Original members were: C. F. MORRIS, J. W. GREEN, B. F. CLAY, J. F. BEYMER, G. N. BEYMER, O. CHURCH, A. HAMILTON, A. MORRIS. Ladies were: E. READ, Nancy GREEN, M. E. CLAY, Jane MORRIS, S. BEYMER, A. CHURCH, M. B. KIPLINGER, and Martha MORRIS. A frame church building was erected in 1872 and dedicated August 20, 1873 by Rev. J. M. WOOD, assisted by Rev. A. ROBINS, the pastor. The church was closed for some time and sold in 1911.