This index is a work in progress. The list of churches has been compiled from various sources and may not be complete. More information will be added as it becomes available.

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Church Records

Marion County Church History

Church Cemeteries

Specific Church Histories

Name of Church Location
Andrew Chapel Emden
Antioch Baptist Church Hannibal
Antioch Christian Church Fabius Twp
Arch Street M. E. Church Hannibal
Bethany Church Nelsonville
Bethel Church Palmyra
Blessed Sacrament Hannibal West
Broadway M. E. Church Hannibal
Ebenezer Baptist Church Emden
Evangelical Immanuel Lutheran Rensselaer
Fifth Street Baptist Church Hannibal
Fifth Street M. E. Church Hannibal
First Baptist Church Palmyra
First Congregational Church Hannibal
First Presbyterian Church Hannibal
First Presbyterian Church Palmyra
Hannibal African Baptist Church Hannibal
Hannibal African Methodist Church Hannibal
Hannibal Christian Church Hannibal
Hebron Church Maywood
Hope Street M. E. Church Hannibal
Little Union Church Philadelphia
Missionary Church Miller Twp.
Mount Olivet M. E. South Church Fabius Twp
Mount Sinai Church Durham
Mount Vernon M. E. Church South Monroe City
Mount Zion Church Hannibal West
New Providence Church Nelsonville
Olivet Church Maywood
Palmyra Christian Church Palmyra
Palmyra Episcopal Church Palmyra
Palmyra M. E. Church South Palmyra
Pea Ridge Church Philadelphia
Pleasant Grove M. E. South Palmyra
Pleasant Hill Church Palmyra
Providence Church Hannibal
Saint Joseph Catholic Palmyra
Sharpsburg Baptist Church Hunnewell
South River Church – Old School Baptist Hannibal West
Trinity Episcopal Church Hannibal
Union Valley Cumberland Presbyterian Church Ely
Warren Baptist Church Warren Twp.
Warren Christian Church Warren Twp.
Warren Missionary Baptist Church Warren Twp.
West Ely Presbyterian Church West Ely
Zion’s Church – German Evangelical Lutheran Palmyra


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