Posted By:Susan I. Deichman
Subject:Smyrna Church Pastors 1869-1922
Post Date:January 21, 2000 at 13:37:56
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Forum:Wood County, TX Genealogy Forum
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From a Winnsboro, TX (Wood County) newspaper clipping, unknown date:

"Smyrna Church was organized on the first Sunday in June, 1869 by Elder Jacob Ziegler. There were 16 constitution members, a list of which was printed in last week's News. Following is a list of pastors who have served this church:
Elder Jacob Ziegler from organization date until February 1879".

Warwick, J.O. Carnes, H.C. Solomon, J.L. Spence, J.R. Ried, E. Ward, Rev. Brooks, B. Mills,G. W.Folmar, W.A. Thorton, W.A.J. Hough, E.W. Goss, Allen Turner, G.W. Steward, J.W. Brazelton,G.T. Barnes, P.G. Maness, W,A. Craven,G.R. Barrett

Five preachers ordained: D.H. Richardson, H.S. Thomas, A.R. Awtry, J.A. Arrington, C. E. Lindley

I don't have any info on these preachers, except what I have posted. Just thought it might help someone.