Christian Church, in Nineveh Township, was organized by Elder John C. Miller,
on the 28th day of March, 1870.
The original members were: Valentine Burget, Aaron V. Burget, Sarah D.
Burget, Louisa Burget, Rebecca Burget, Nancy Burget, Lucinda Burget, James B.
Bell, Mary Bell, Cynthia A. Cook, John W. Collins, A. B. Dunham, Nancy Dunham,
Mary Gillaspy, Catherine A. Linton, J. W. Linton, Noah F. Linton, Charles M.
Linton, Nancy Mathews, Sarah E. McFaddin, Cornelius McFaddin, T. J.. McMurry,
Christina McMurry, Lethana McMurry, Mary McMurry, Sophia Jacobs, P. C. Jacobs,
Sarah J. Slack, Rebecca A. Smyser, Sarah J. Smyser, Amelia Smyser, Mary E.
Smyser, James Shoemaker, Susan Shoemaker, J. F. Wheaton, Lucinda Wheaton, James
Work, Margaret Work and W. W. Wilkerson.
The present membership is seventy; the house of worship, a neat frame
building, was erected in 1870. The
following ministers have had charge of the church: Elder J. C. Miller, J. M.
Tilford, A. E. Elmore, ?? Shutts, ?? Brinderhoff, Elijah White, W. I. Young, H.
Tritt and W. H. Harrison.
Banta, D.D.. History
of Johnson County, Indiana 1888 . Chicago, IL: Brant & Fuller, 1888.
Transcribed by Cheryl Zufall Parker