London Grove Township

Founded: 1723
History: An original township.

Taxables in 1742

William Pusey, William Chandler, Shedrick Scarlet, John Allen, Joseph Sharp, Jeremiah Starr, James Lindley, James Todd, Joseph Hedge, Robert Cain, John Cox, John Cane, Richard Cox, Moses Harlan, Thomas Hill, Thomas Cox, Thomas Underwood, John Wickerson, Daniel Hamon, Joseph Jackson, Frances Foster, Alexander Wood, Thomas Spickman (Speakman), Michael Harlan, Michael Harlan Jr., John Cook, John Jackson, Frances Swayne, John Fincher, Robert Lambert, John Holten, Richard Tranter, Steven Ayils, Richard Bennett, Jonathan Fincher, John Spencer, Benjamin Underwood, Daniel Mack Clister, Peter Cook, William Kerik, Joseph Garnett.

Related Links for London Grove

London Grove Township
372 Rosehill Road
Suite 100
West Grove, PA 19390

Churches in London Grove

Assumption BVM
Rectory: 107 W. Evergreen St., West Grove, PA 19390 (610) 869-2722
Founded in 1873.

Avondale Presbyterian Church
420 Pennsylvania Ave., Avondale, PA 19311 (215) 268-3894
The Avondale church was established in December of 1870 and was supplied by Rev, John S. Gilmour of Kennett Square, until 1872 when Rev. James Frazer was installed as minister, in connection with the church in Kennett Square. Rev. William R. Bingham took over leadership of the congregation in 1873 as its stated supply minister.

West Grove Friends Meeting
155 E. Harmony Rd.,
West Grove, PA 19390
(610) 869-2143

West Grove indulged meeting was established in 1787 out of New Garden Monthly Meeting. The Orthodox branch was discontinued in 1746 and the Hicksite branch prep meeting became part of the West Grove Monthly Meeting in 1919, when the West Motnhly Meeting was established. In 1955, the Orthodox branch of New Garden Monthly Meeting was merged into West Grove.

West Grove Presbyterian Church
West Evergreen
West Grove, PA 19390

Cristo Rey United Methodist
314 Prospect Avenue, West Grove PA 19390

Cemeteries in London Grove

West Grove Friends Burial Ground
155 E. Harmony Rd.,
West Grove, PA 19390
Burial Records

St. Mary’s cemetery
Baltimore Pike (Rte 1), West Grove, 19390
Burial Records

New West Grove cemetery
W. State Road, West Grove, 19390

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