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New Monmouth Church and Morrisons Birthplace Marker, L-8

This is the site of the first church, built 1746. Just northeast was the birthplace of William McCutchan Morrison, born, 1867, died, 1918. A missionary to the Belgian Congo, he translated the Bible into native languages and exposed conditions there. Buried at Luebo, Congo.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1936
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Rockbridge County
Physical Description of Location: Top of T intersection between W Midland Trail (US 60) and Beatty Hollow (State Route 669), Lexington, VA 24450.
GPS Location: 37.808361,-79.473311
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