James Ireland

James Ireland (HMC8F)

Location: Berryville, VA 22611 Clarke County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 9.201', W 77° 58.968'

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Minister of the Gospel

In memory of
1746 James Ireland 1806
Minister of the Gospel

Born in Edinburgh, Scotland and converted in Frederick County, Va.
Baptized and ordained at Sandy Creek, N.C. Imprisoned at Culpeper,
Va. for preaching the gospel organizer of Baptist churches,
pastor of Buckmarsh Baptist Church 1786 - 1806
His body lies in Buckmarsh Cemetery near here.

"Whaterver it be right in the sight of God
to hearken unto you more than unto God, judge ye,
for we cannot but speak the things
which we have seen and heard." Acts IV: 19-20

In gratitude for the blessings of spiritual
religion and freedom of conscience won in part through
his sufferings this memorial is erected
by the Baptists of Virginia on the one hundred and twenty-
fifth anniversary of his death, May 5, 1931

(Plaque at Base):
Revolutionary Patriot
Rev. James Ireland
Dec. 3, 1745 - May 5, 1806
Placed by
Falls Church Chapter DAR
Fort Osage Chapter DAR
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HM NumberHMC8F
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Year Placed1931
Placed ByBaptists of Virginia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 11:36am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 242248 N 4338032
Decimal Degrees39.15335000, -77.98280000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 9.201', W 77° 58.968'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 9' 12.06" N, 77° 58' 58.08" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-198 Academy St, Berryville VA 22611, US
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