Paint Lick Presbyterian Church/Paint Lick Cemetery

Paint Lick Presbyterian Church/Paint Lick Cemetery (HMYA9)

Location: Paint Lick, KY 40461 Garrard County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 35.196', W 84° 26.222'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
Founded 1784 by Rev. David Rice. Early elders of the church: Thomas Maxwell, Alexander Henderson, James Woods, Samuel Woods, Robert Brank, George Denny, Robert Henry. First located in Paint Lick Cemetery. Second building erected circa 1830 on present site. During Civil War several skirmishes here; membership split. Present building was erected, 1875; church reunited.

In this cemetery are soldiers from Revolutionary and Civil wars. There are eight Revolutionary soldiers, including Thos. Kennedy, John Slavin, John Courtney, Robert Brank, Walter Burnside, William Miller, Humphrey Bates, and John Provine. The last was a charter member of Paint Lick Presbyterian Church, and his is oldest marked grave in cemetery, 1792.
HM NumberHMYA9
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
Marker Number1562
Year Placed1976
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Transportation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 7:34am PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 726298 N 4163037
Decimal Degrees37.58660000, -84.43703333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 35.196', W 84° 26.222'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 35' 11.76" N, 84° 26' 13.32" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)859
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 8710 Richmond Rd, Paint Lick KY 40461, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. What historical period does the marker represent?
  2. What historical place does the marker represent?
  3. What type of marker is it?
  4. What class is the marker?
  5. What style is the marker?
  6. This marker needs at least one picture.
  7. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  8. Is the marker in the median?