Plymouth County Biographies

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Richard Church

The first framed meeting-house in Plymouth was built by John Thomson and Richard Church. The latter was a brother of Colonel Benjamin Church, the noted Indian fighter who performed such conspicuous service in King Philip's War.

Source: "History of Plymouth, Norfolk and Barnstable Counties Massachusetts; Volume I" by Elroy S. Thompson. Pub. 1928. Pages 107