History of Greene
G. M. CHURCH, cabinet-maker, Rogersville,
Penn., was born in Greene County, Penn.,
February 13, 1845, and is a son of Elijah and Anna Church, who were
this county, where they now reside. Mr.
Church was united in the holy bonds of matrimony July 31, 1870, with
daughter of William and Sarah Sharpnack.
Mrs. Church was born at Rice’s Landing, Penn., October 11, 1845. She and he husband have a family of three
children, two of whom are living, viz., William E. and Anna S. Mr. Church is a cabinet-maker by trade, which
he followed the most of his life. He owns
a nice furniture store and good property in Rogersville, where he and
reside. When the war broke out he
enlisted in the service of his country in Company F, Eighty-fifth
Volunteers, and served two years, during which time he passed through a
of serious engagements. In politics Mr.
Church is a Republican. He and family
are among the leading citizens in the village where they reside.
History of Greene County,
Samuel P. Bates
Nelson, Rishforth & Co., Chicago.
Transcribed by Annette Bame Peebles
The Greene County,
Biographies Project –
Date of Transcription: 7 June 2007
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