ETHNO HISTORY OF DIAMOND GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Reviewed, Researched, Revised And
Compiled By: Evangelist W. D. Brown, III
SOURCE(S): Southampton County’s Clerks Office, Courtland, Virginia.
Southside of James River 1864 Gilmer/Campbell Map
Newsome School Board District Deed Barging of Sale November 17, 1894 (No Title Vested –No Church Legal Trustees )
Circuit Court, Southampton County, March 1906 Church Trustees Appointed
March 22, 1907, Common Law Order Book Page 330, Deed Book 52, School Board of Newsoms District Deed Bargain of Sale To Church Grounds Executed to wit: “1/4 Acre of land on which the Public Free School House Sits.
Deed to Grand United Order of Odd Fellows Lodge # 8311 Bldg. and 1 Acre, Clerks Office Deed Book 58, page 466, conveyed To Diamond Grove Baptist Church February 11, 2003, Deed Book 145, page 165
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