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Pioneer Cemetery

Pioneer Cemetery, West State Street, Trenton. Trenton's founder, Michael Pearce, donated the land in 1802. He and wife Phoebe are buried there. Its first interment was in 1804 It is the final resting place of several Revolutionary War soldiers. A stone marks the site of an early 1820 church, Elk Creek Baptist, which stood on the land for more than a century before being torn down.


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