Strawberry (Plains) Baptist Church

   Strawberry (Plains) Baptist Church Built by Eben Davis of VA (cousin of Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederacy) on a 4000 acre plantation. Davis was one of the earliest settlers of Marshall County. He built a Methodist Church, which burned, and gave the land for Strawberry Church from his plantation. When the house was built it was the finest… (more…)

Elija Burrow Ross – THE BEGINNING OF MY JOURNEY

THE BEGINNING OF MY JOURNEY While going through my AOL forum comments came across a comment of Linda McIntire Ball asking for descendants of my grandmother Ora Mae Perkins, this was the start of a relationship that has lasted to this day Here is the conversation as it was related to me: My family has had an interest in our… (more…)