REV. JOHN COULTER was born June 26, 1784, in Northumberland county, Pa., and died Dec. 6, 1867. He was ordained at Butler Sept. 10, 1823, and installed pastor of the churches of Butler, Muddy Creek and Concord. Ten years later he was released from Butler and seventeen years after that, from Muddy Creek. He became pastor of Pleasant Valley June 17. 1850, and West Sunbury Oct. 21, 1862. But two years later on account of failing health he was released from his three churches, having been pastor of Concord for 41 years, just 3 years less than his son served at Scrubgrass.
History of the Scrubgrass Presbyterian Church, 1903