|The book presents information about pastors, lay leaders, church officers, and life in the church and in the community drawn from church and civil records, interviews, and secondary sources. The historical account is supplemented with appendices of interest to genealogists which include the following: an index of names, subscription lists for the 1840's, lists of pew holders, a tabulation of grave stones in the cemetary, and an abstract of the membership actions taken by the session between 1811 and 1900.
Reference is made to numerous families in the area. Among the most frequently mentioned families in the history are the following: Baxter, Blair, Carson, Coyner (Coiner), Craun, Crist, Cupp, Curry, Davies, Dever, Dinkle, Dudley, Erwin (Ervin, Ervine, Irvin, Irvine), Forrer, Fulton, Fultz, Graham, Griffith, Hanna, Harmon, Harnesbarger, Herring, Hogshead (Hogsett), Karicofe (Kiracofe), Kyle, Lamb, McCue, McFall, Miller, Myers, Newman, Patterson, Phillips, Ralston, Reeves, Robson, Ruckman, Smith, Turk, VanLear, Wooddell (Wodell, Waddell), Wise, and Young.
This 348 page history of Mossy Creek Presbyterian Church and the local community contains 58 pictures and illustrations, contains a complete name index, and is documented with copious footnotes. The book is hard bound with a dust cover.
Print the Order Form, fill out the requested information, and mail along with payment to History, Mossy Creek Presbyterian Church, 372 Kyles Mill Road, Mt. Solon, VA 22843. Orders will be sent in a timely fashion via US Priority Mail and you should receive your order within 3 weeks.
This history has been donated to Mossy Creek Presbyterian Church; therefore, the entire amount of your payment, minus postage and handling, will be used for historical preservation and Christian education.