Morattico Baptist Church Marker, JX-5

On the hill is Morattico church, organized in 1778, the mother Baptist Church of the Northern Neck. The present building was erected in 1856. Lewis Lunsford, first pastor, is buried here.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1937
Region: Northern Neck-Middle Peninsula and Eastern Shore Region
Geographic Location: Northumberland County
Physical Description of Location: 9076-9298 Jessie Ball Dupont Memorial Hwy (Route 200), Kilmarnock, VA 22482.
GPS Location: 37.75442,-76.363071
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