Rev. James Gilliland & Red Oak Presbyterian Church

Coming soon! The story of Red Oak Presbyterian Church and the Rev. James Gilliland, who helped establish the Underground Railroad in southern Ohio. Gilliland moved to southern Ohio when church authorities in South Carolina banned him from preaching against the sin of slavery.

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Red Oak Presbyterian Church, interior, Brown County, Ohio (3 August 2012).

Red Oak Presbyterian Church, interior, Brown County, Ohio (3 August 2012).

Photo Credit: Andrew Lee Feight, Ph.D., from the Scioto Historical Series, private collection, Friendship, Ohio. View File Details Page

Memorial to Rev. James Gilliland, Red Oak Presbyterian Church, Brown County, Ohio (3 August 2012).

Memorial to Rev. James Gilliland, Red Oak Presbyterian Church, Brown County, Ohio (3 August 2012).

Photo Credit: Andrew Lee Feight, Ph.D., from the Scioto Historical Series, private collection, Friendship, Ohio. View File Details Page

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Andrew Lee Feight, Ph.D., “Rev. James Gilliland & Red Oak Presbyterian Church,” Scioto Historical, accessed May 22, 2017, http://sciotohistorical.org/items/show/66.

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