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Salem Predestinarian Baptist Church

Salem Predestinarian was organized March 26, 1825 in the home of James Finnell by members of the Mud Lick Baptist Church, who wanted a church closer to their homes. The church purchased land on February 27, 1827. A log building was erected on Verona Pike. It was replaced in 1873 by a brick structure.

Salem Predestinarian Baptist Church The church was a member of the North Bend Association of Baptists until 1840 when it joined other local churches in forming the Salem Association of Predestinarian Baptists.

The church cemetery can still be found along Verona Pike, approximately 1.5 miles from Walton.

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salem_predestinarian_baptist_church.txt · Last modified: 2015/04/27 13:21 by jgregory